DEA 131 Advanced Dental Radiography

3 Credit Hours • 60 Contact Hours (15 Lecture, 45 Lecture/Lab Combination)

Prerequisite: DEA 120, DEA 121, DEA 125, DEA 126

Note: May be taken concurrently with DEA 122

Includes theory and techniques of exposing intra-oral and extra-oral radiographs on adults, children, edentulous, and special needs patients. Covers dental anatomy radiographic interpretation and aseptic techniques. Enables the student to expose radiographs on the x-ray mannequin and patients. Students must be a minimum of eighteen years of age.