Locate the Object: April 2014 ANSWER – SLOB rule

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Now onto the answers for the April 2014 Locate the Object using the SLOB (Same-Lingual, Opposite-Buccal) rule. SLOB (Same-Lingual, Opposite-Buccal) 1) Pick an object with a known fixed location = distal surface of canine 2) Determine which direction we are moving from the premolar periapical radiograph to the canine/lateral incisor periapical Continue reading

Locate the Object: April 2014

LTO April 2014 1

This month I have two cases to use your image shift and SLOB (Same-Lingual, Opposite-Buccal) information. 1. The object in question is the metallic restoration on the canine. Which surface of the canine (buccal or lingual) is it located on? 2. The object in question is the broken endodontic file Continue reading

Locate the Object: November 2013 Answer – SLOB rule

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Now onto the answers for the November 2013 Locate the Object using the SLOB (Same-Lingual, Opposite-Buccal) rule. SLOB (Same-Lingual, Opposite-Buccal) 1) Pick an object with a known fixed location = second premolar. 2) Determine which direction we are moving from the premolar periapical radiograph to the molar periapical radiograph = distal. Continue reading