Quantification of circumferential bone level and extraction socket dimensions using different imaging and estimation methods: a comparative study

Alkan B. A., Aral C. A., aral K., ACER N., Sisman Y.

ORAL RADIOLOGY, vol.32, no.3, pp.145-153, 2016 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 32 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s11282-015-0225-5
  • Journal Name: ORAL RADIOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.145-153
  • Erciyes University Affiliated: Yes


No studies have yet evaluated linear alveolar bone levels and extraction socket dimensions on dry skulls using different techniques. We aimed to investigate the accuracy of cone-beam computed tomography (CBCT), digital radiography, and digital photography.