Dentomaxillofacial paediatric imaging: an investigation towards low dose radiation induced risks


Belmans N, Gilles L, Vermeesen R, Virag P, Hedesiu M, Salmon B, Baatout S, Lucas S, Lambrichts I, Jacobs R, Moreels M; DIMITRA Research Group. Quantification of DNA Double Strand Breaks and Oxidation Response in Children and Adults Undergoing Dental CBCT Scan. Sci Rep. 2020 Feb 7;10(1):2113. doi: 10.1038/s41598-020-58746-5. PMID: 32034200.

Belmans N. Biological effects of ionizing radiation in medical imaging: A prospective study in children and adults following dental cone-beam computed tomography. Doctoral thesis UHasselt & SCK-CEN. Sep 2019.

Belmans N, Gilles L, Virag P, Hedesiu M, Salmon B, Baatout S, Lucas S, Jacobs R, Lambrichts I, Moreels M. Method validation to assess in vivo cellular and subcellular changes in buccal mucosa cells and saliva following CBCT examinations. Dentomaxillofac Radiol. 2019 Sep;48(6):20180428. doi: 10.1259/dmfr.20180428. PMID: 30912976.

Oenning AC, Pauwels R, Stratis A, De Faria Vasconcelos K, Tijskens E, De Grauwe A, Jacobs R, Salmon B; Dimitra research group. Halve the dose while maintaining image quality in paediatric Cone Beam CT. Sci Rep. 2019 Apr 2;9(1):5521. doi: 10.1038/s41598-019-41949-w. PMID:30940872

Hedesiu M, Marcu M, Salmon B, Pauwels R, Oenning AC, Almasan O, Roman R, Baciut M, Jacobs R; DIMITRA Research Group. Irradiation provided by dental radiological procedures in a pediatric population. Eur J Radiol. 2018 Jun;103:112-117. doi: 10.1016/j.ejrad.2018.04.021. Epub 2018 Apr 23.

Marcu M, Hedesiu M, Salmon B, Pauwels R, Stratis A, Oenning ACC, Cohen ME, Jacobs R, Baciut M, Roman R, Dinu C, Rotaru H, Barbur I; DIMITRA Research Group. Estimation of the radiation dose for pediatric CBCT indications: a prospective study on ProMax3D. Int J Paediatr Dent. 2018 Jan 22. doi: 10.1111/ipd.12355

Oenning AC, Jacobs R, Pauwels R, Stratis A, Hedesiu M, Salmon B; DIMITRA Research Group. Cone-beam CT in paediatric dentistry: DIMITRA project position statement. Pediatr Radiol. 2017.

Oenning AC, Salmon B, Vasconcelos KF, Nicolielo L, Lambrichts I, Sanderink G, Pauwels R; DIMITRA Group, Jacobs R. DIMITRA pediatric skull phantoms: development of age-specific pediatric models for dentomaxillofacial radiology research. Dentomaxillofac Radiol. 2017:20170285.

Stratis A, Touyz N, Zhang G, Jacobs R, Bogaerts R, Bosmans H; DIMITRA project partners. Development of a paediatric head voxel model database for dosimetric applications. Br J Radiol. 2017;90:20170051.

Stratis A, Zhang G, Lopez-Rendon X, Politis C, Hermans R, Jacobs R, Bogaerts R, Shaheen E, Bosmans H. Two examples of indication specific radiation dose calculations in dental CBCT and Multidetector CT scanners. Phys Med. 2017;41:71-77.

Stratis A, Zhang G, Jacobs R, Bogaerts R, Bosmans H. Rotating and translating anthropomorphic head voxel models to establish an horizontal Frankfort plane for dental CBCT Monte Carlo simulations: a dose comparison study. Phys Med Biol. 2016;61:N681-N696.

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