3D head surface scanning techniques for orthodontics.

Title3D head surface scanning techniques for orthodontics.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2005
AuthorsTomaka A A, Luchowski L, Skabek K, Tarnawski M.
JournalJournal of Medical Informatics & Technologies
Volume9
Pagination123–130
Date Published10
ISSN1642-6037
AbstractThe accuracy of the Minolta 9i 3D laser scanner is evaluated and conditions are defined for its usability in orthodontics. Experiments are described which helped determine optimal scanning conditions such as beam power, patient positioning, the number of scans per examination, and viewpoint selection.