Orthodontics

CBCT imaging vs conventional radiography

Dec 19, 2018 by in Orthodontics Comments Off on CBCT imaging vs conventional radiography

In their systematic review, Eslami et al acknowledged that CBCT imaging may be more effective than conventional radiography in canine impaction cases that are difficult to diagnose (Eslami E, Barkhordar H,…

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Courtesy counts

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Mrs V had a terse and demanding way even as she appointed by phone for her initial examination. She made it clear that she does not take kindly to waiting…

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Residents’ journal review

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Transverse changes with clear aligners Houle JP, Piedade L, Todescan R Jr, Pinheiro FH. The predictability of transverse changes with Invisalign. Angle Orthod 2017;87 The authors of this retrospective study…

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Bisphenol A in orthodontic adhesives

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We read the article on bisphenol A released from orthodontic adhesives by Moreira et al in the March 2017 issue with great interest. The authors need to be appreciated for their…

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Orthognathic surgery: Principles, planning and practice

Dec 19, 2018 by in Orthodontics Comments Off on Orthognathic surgery: Principles, planning and practice

Orthognathic surgery: principles, planning and practice is a comprehensive, informative source for anyone treating a multiple-discipline patient. The authors comprehensively reviewed the history of orthognathic surgery, citing past contributors in…

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Immunity from what?

Dec 19, 2018 by in Orthodontics Comments Off on Immunity from what?

The court started its opinion by stating the following. This case presents a matter of first impression: whether the civil and criminal immunity applicable to physicians… under Virginia Code Sec….

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Three-dimensional assessment of soft tissue changes associated with bone-anchored maxillary protraction protocols

Dec 19, 2018 by in Orthodontics Comments Off on Three-dimensional assessment of soft tissue changes associated with bone-anchored maxillary protraction protocols

Introduction The aim of this study was to assess the 3-dimensional soft tissue changes in growing Class III patients with maxillary deficiency associated with 2 bone-anchored maxillary protraction protocols in…

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Bone-anchored maxillary protraction therapy in patients with unilateral complete cleft lip and palate: 3-dimensional assessment of maxillary effects

Dec 19, 2018 by in Orthodontics Comments Off on Bone-anchored maxillary protraction therapy in patients with unilateral complete cleft lip and palate: 3-dimensional assessment of maxillary effects

Introduction The aim of this study was to 3-dimensionally assess the treatment outcomes of bone-anchored maxillary protraction (BAMP) in patients with unilateral cleft lip and palate. Methods The cleft group…

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Three-dimensional evaluation of the airway spaces in patients with and without cleft lip and palate: A digital volume tomographic study

Dec 19, 2018 by in Orthodontics Comments Off on Three-dimensional evaluation of the airway spaces in patients with and without cleft lip and palate: A digital volume tomographic study

Introduction Patients with cleft lip and palate (CLP) suffer from several esthetic and functional challenges. Comprehensive treatment of these patients involves orthognathic surgery that may lead to velopharyngeal insufficiency or…

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