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How often should radiographs be taken in children?

depending on risk group

High risk: every 6 months
Mod risk: 6-12 months
Low risk: 12-18 months


Which radiograph guidelines do we follow?

Selection criteria for dental radiography


What are the potential problems of taking radiographs in children?

risks of ionoising radiation in children is much greater
risk for children under the age of 10 is three times greater