Fibre-Optic TransilluminationCitation formats

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Fibre-Optic Transillumination : FOTI. / Hogan, Richard; Pretty, Iain A.; Ellwood, Roger P.

Detection and Assessment of Dental Caries: A Clinical Guide. ed. / Andrea Zandona; Christopher Longbottom. Springer Nature, 2019. p. 139-150.

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Harvard

Hogan, R, Pretty, IA & Ellwood, RP 2019, Fibre-Optic Transillumination: FOTI. in A Zandona & C Longbottom (eds), Detection and Assessment of Dental Caries: A Clinical Guide. Springer Nature, pp. 139-150. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-16967-1_14

APA

Hogan, R., Pretty, I. A., & Ellwood, R. P. (2019). Fibre-Optic Transillumination: FOTI. In A. Zandona, & C. Longbottom (Eds.), Detection and Assessment of Dental Caries: A Clinical Guide (pp. 139-150). Springer Nature. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-16967-1_14

Vancouver

Hogan R, Pretty IA, Ellwood RP. Fibre-Optic Transillumination: FOTI. In Zandona A, Longbottom C, editors, Detection and Assessment of Dental Caries: A Clinical Guide. Springer Nature. 2019. p. 139-150 https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-16967-1_14

Author

Hogan, Richard ; Pretty, Iain A. ; Ellwood, Roger P. / Fibre-Optic Transillumination : FOTI. Detection and Assessment of Dental Caries: A Clinical Guide. editor / Andrea Zandona ; Christopher Longbottom. Springer Nature, 2019. pp. 139-150

Bibtex

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