• Radiation Protection in Dentistry – An Update

    • Friday 19th May, 2:15 - 3:15
    • This lecture is presented by: Mr Andrew Gulson
    • This session will take place in: Room 1

    • core cpd
    • team

    Aims and Objectives
    1. Describe the key legal requirements for radiation safety in dentistry
    2. Outline the likely impacts of the forthcoming new legislation
    3. Outline the radiation safety issues with dental CBCT equipment
    4. Outline the radiation safety issues with hand-held dental X-ray equipment
    5. Describe the key steps to ensure safe use of X-rays in dentistry.

    Learning Outcomes
    1. Know the key legal requirements for radiation safety in dentistry
    2. Be aware of the likely impacts of the new legislation
    3. Understand the radiation safety issues with dental CBCT and hand-held dental X-ray equipment
    4. Know the key steps to improve radiation safety in dentistry.


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Andrew Gulson