Dental radiography guidance for vets

Dental radiography guidance for vets

This guide provides notes on the installation and safe use of dental radiography equipment, which has become increasingly common in veterinary practice.

Revised: 2010
Edition: 2
Publisher: BVA
Number of pages: 4
Format: PDF

These notes are in compliance with the Ionising Radiations Regulations, 1999. They are supplementary to, and should be read in conjunction with BVA Ionising Radiations Guide

This guide provides advice on the following:

  • Dental x-ray and controlled area
  • Warning signs and lights
  • Local rules and written arrangements
  • Dental x-ray machines
  • Protective clothing
  • Conduct for exposures

Equine dental procedures

Please visit British Equine Veterinary Association (BEVA) for information on equine dental procedures