X-Ray Equipment in Dental Practice

  • Johan Aps


All X-ray machines consist, generally speaking, of the same components. Figure 1.1 is a schematic illustration of an X-ray machine.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Johan Aps
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  1. 1.Dental SchoolUniversity of Western AustraliaWestern AustraliaAustralia

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