Digital dental photography. Part 1: an overview

Br Dent J. 2009 Apr 25;206(8):403-7. doi: 10.1038/sj.bdj.2009.306.

Abstract

This paper is the first article in a new ten-part series on digital dental photography. Part 1 previews and outlines the contents of the subsequent papers and in addition, defines the aims and objectives of a digital dental image and the features that are required for an ideal intra-oral picture.

MeSH terms

  • Color
  • Dental Records / legislation & jurisprudence
  • Equipment Design
  • Humans
  • Image Enhancement / instrumentation
  • Image Enhancement / methods
  • Image Processing, Computer-Assisted / methods
  • Mouth Mucosa / anatomy & histology
  • Photography, Dental / economics
  • Photography, Dental / instrumentation
  • Photography, Dental / methods*
  • Technology, Dental / economics
  • Technology, Dental / instrumentation
  • Technology, Dental / methods
  • Tooth / anatomy & histology