Comparison of intraoral radiography and cone-beam computed tomography for the detection of vertical root fractures: an in vitro study

Gündüz K., Avsever H., ORHAN K., Çelenk P., Özmen B., Cicek E., ...More

ORAL RADIOLOGY, vol.29, no.1, pp.6-12, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 29 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s11282-012-0098-9
  • Journal Name: ORAL RADIOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.6-12
  • Keywords: Cone-beam computed tomography, Vertical root fracture, Premolar teeth, ENDODONTICALLY TREATED TEETH, CONVENTIONAL RADIOGRAPHY, MAXILLARY PREMOLARS, EX-VIVO
  • Ondokuz Mayıs University Affiliated: Yes


The aim of this study was to compare the diagnostic accuracy of two different cone-beam computed tomography units, a photostimulated phosphor sensor (PSP), conventional film, and a charge-coupled device (CCD) sensor for detecting vertical root fractures.