Panoramic Radiography Does Not Reliably Detect Carotid Artery Calcification Nor Stenosis

S. Thomas Deahl

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Article Title and Bibliographic Information: Utility of Panoramic Radiographs in Detecting Cervical Calcified Carotid Atheroma. Madden RP, Hodges JS, Salmen CW, Rindal DB, Tunio J, Michalowicz BS, et al. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 2007;103(4):543-8. Level of Evidence: 2b. Purpose/Question: This study sought to determine whether panoramic radiographs can help accurately detect extracranial calcified carotid atheroma and/or carotid luminal stenosis. Source of Funding: University of Minnesota School of Dentistry and HealthPartners Research Foundation. Type of Study/Design: Cohort Study.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)172-173
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Evidence-Based Dental Practice
Issue number4
StatePublished - Dec 2007


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  • Dentistry(all)

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