technique

(redirected from bisecting angle technique)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical.
Related to bisecting angle technique: paralleling technique

technique

A particular method or way of doing something. The word comes from the Greek "techne," which is an art, craft or skill. See technology.
References in periodicals archive ?
Overall paralleling technique was found to have better results than bisecting angle technique, during endodontic working length radiography.
According to endodontic literature, two radiographic techniques have been employed to capture an image of the tooth and its root onto a periapical film namely the paralleling and bisecting angle techniques. Parallel- ing technique employs a film holder while a needle holder or finger is utilized to hold the film during bisecting angle technique.3,4
When film is placed with the bisecting angle technique, it is less likely to trigger the gag reflex or be dislodged by tongue thrusting.