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International Journal of Dentistry
Volume 2013, Article ID 964631, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/964631
Research Article

From 2D to 3D: Construction of a 3D Parametric Model for Detection of Dental Roots Shape and Position from a Panoramic Radiograph—A Preliminary Report

1Università di Genova, Via Fontevivo 21N, 19125 La Spezia, Italy
2Istituto Giannina Gaslini, Via Fontevivo 21N, 19125 La Spezia, Italy
3University of Pisa, Department of Nuclear Mechanical and Production Engineering, Via Giuntini, Navacchio, 13 56023 Pisa, Italy
4Università di Cagliari, Via Binaghi, 4-09121 Cagliari, Italy
5Trieste University, Piazzale Europa, 1 34128 Trieste, Italy
6Department of Orthodontics, School of Dentistry and Research Center for Material Science and Technology, Università di Genova, Viale Benedetto XV, 6 16132 Genova, Italy

Received 21 December 2012; Accepted 3 February 2013

Academic Editor: Arndt Guentsch

Copyright © 2013 Laura Mazzotta et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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