Study Reaffirms Safety of Handheld X-ray System

Posted on January 8, 2012

By Kathy Kincade, Editor in Chief in Dr. Bicuspid

Dental care providers and their patients need not worry about radiation exposure when using the Nomad handheld intraoral xray device, according to a new study in Health Physics.

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Run and Hide No More

Posted on April 1, 2011

By Larry Emmott, DDS in RDH Magazine

Has this ever happened to you? You carefully place a film, ask the patient to bite, the patient winces and wiggles, you position the cone, reposition when it starts to drift, run from the room, push the button, wait for the beep, run back, take the film when the patient hands it to you, and the cone seems to have drifted again but you can’t be sure.

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NOMAD Handheld X-ray Verified Safe for User, Study Shows

Posted on June 9, 2009

A study presented at the 41st Annual Conference on Radiation Control concluded that the NOMAD handheld dental x-ray system produces staff radiation exposure doses so low that the vast majority of users received no measurable radiation dose.

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Studies Show NOMAD Portable X-ray System Safe

Posted on November 14, 2008

By Kathy Kincade, Editor in Chief in Dr. Bicuspid

It may look like something out of a sci-fi movie, but the Nomad portable x-ray system from Aribex is taking the notion of “ray gun” to a whole new level, especially in dentistry.

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