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 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 32 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s11282-015-0225-5
  • Title of Journal : ORAL RADIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.145-153


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.