Orthodontics

Gingival crevicular fluid bone turnover biomarkers: How postmenopausal women respond to orthodontic activation

Dec 19, 2018 by in Orthodontics Comments Off on Gingival crevicular fluid bone turnover biomarkers: How postmenopausal women respond to orthodontic activation

Introduction Bone turnover associated with orthodontic tooth movement is evidenced by increased bone turnover markers in gingival crevicular fluid (GCF). Postmenopausal women have an increased concentration of serum bone turnover…

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No tricks, please

Dec 19, 2018 by in Orthodontics Comments Off on No tricks, please

It’s time again for your annual national convention, and this year you’ve decided to take the entire family. The venue is perfect: dependably mild weather, world–renowned restaurants, and plenty for…

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Extraction frequencies

Dec 19, 2018 by in Orthodontics Comments Off on Extraction frequencies

I read with a great deal of interest the article on extraction frequencies in the March issue of the journal (Jackson TH, Guez C, Lin FC, Proffit WR, Ko CC….

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Orthodontic-surgical retreatment of facial asymmetry with occlusal cant and severe root resorption: A 3-year follow-up

Dec 19, 2018 by in Orthodontics Comments Off on Orthodontic-surgical retreatment of facial asymmetry with occlusal cant and severe root resorption: A 3-year follow-up

Our objective was to report the orthodontic and surgical retreatment of a patient who had undergone a prolonged orthodontic treatment with extractions, but who had unsatisfactory results and persistent side…

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Effects of unilateral premolar extraction treatment on the dental arch forms of Class II subdivision malocclusions

Dec 19, 2018 by in Orthodontics Comments Off on Effects of unilateral premolar extraction treatment on the dental arch forms of Class II subdivision malocclusions

Introduction A retrospective study evaluating posttreatment symmetry in dental arch form and midlines was carried out in Class II subdivision patients treated with unilateral and bilateral maxillary premolar extractions. Methods…

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Poisson regression

Dec 19, 2018 by in Orthodontics Comments Off on Poisson regression

In this article, we will describe how to analyze the data used in our previous article regarding implant failures with Poisson regression. We are interested in examining whether the rate…

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Caught but released

Dec 19, 2018 by in Orthodontics Comments Off on Caught but released

Several months ago, you finished treatment on Susie, age 15. She wears her retainer like most kids do—or don’t. She is still under your care and comes in for routine…

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Surgery-first orthognathic approach vs traditional orthognathic approach: Oral health-related quality of life assessed with 2 questionnaires

Dec 19, 2018 by in Orthodontics Comments Off on Surgery-first orthognathic approach vs traditional orthognathic approach: Oral health-related quality of life assessed with 2 questionnaires

Introduction The purposes of the study were to investigate and evaluate the differences detected by the patients between the traditional orthognathic approach and the surgery-first one in terms of level…

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Rate of tooth movement and dentoskeletal effects of rapid canine retraction by dentoalveolar distraction osteogenesis: A prospective study

Dec 19, 2018 by in Orthodontics Comments Off on Rate of tooth movement and dentoskeletal effects of rapid canine retraction by dentoalveolar distraction osteogenesis: A prospective study

Introduction The purpose of this study was to test the null hypothesis that duration of orthodontic treatment can be significantly reduced by accelerating canine retraction using dentoalveolar distraction (DAD). Methods…

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