Digital live-tracking 3-dimensional minisensors for recording head orientation during image acquisition

Apr 8, 2017 by in Orthodontics Comments Off on Digital live-tracking 3-dimensional minisensors for recording head orientation during image acquisition

Introduction Our objective was to test the value of minisensors for recording unrestrained head position with 6 degrees of freedom during 3-dimensional stereophotogrammetry. Methods Four 3-dimensional pictures (3dMD, Atlanta, Ga)…

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Analysis of stress in bone and microimplants during en-masse retraction of maxillary and mandibular anterior teeth with different insertion angulations: A 3-dimensional finite element analysis study

Apr 8, 2017 by in Orthodontics Comments Off on Analysis of stress in bone and microimplants during en-masse retraction of maxillary and mandibular anterior teeth with different insertion angulations: A 3-dimensional finite element analysis study

Introduction The proper angle of microimplant insertion is important for cortical anchorage, patient safety, and biomechanical control. However, the actual impact of different insertion angulations on stability is unknown. Methods…

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Orthognathic treatment for a patient with facial asymmetry associated with unilateral scissors-bite and a collapsed mandibular arch

Apr 8, 2017 by in Orthodontics Comments Off on Orthognathic treatment for a patient with facial asymmetry associated with unilateral scissors-bite and a collapsed mandibular arch

Subapical mandibular surgeries have been used to correct vertical malocclusion and interdental problems associated with mandibular deformity. Subapical surgery to the anterior part of the mandible is applicable in many…

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Long-term skeletal and dental stability of mandibular symphyseal distraction osteogenesis with a hybrid distractor

Apr 8, 2017 by in Orthodontics Comments Off on Long-term skeletal and dental stability of mandibular symphyseal distraction osteogenesis with a hybrid distractor

Introduction The purpose of this study was to examine the long-term skeletal and dental stability of mandibular symphyseal distraction osteogenesis (MSDO) with a tooth-borne and bone-borne hybrid distractor. To differentiate…

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Jüri Kurol, 1942-2011

Apr 8, 2017 by in Orthodontics Comments Off on Jüri Kurol, 1942-2011

Professor Emeritus Jüri Kurol passed away on October 13, 2011. Jüri was born in Estonia in 1942. He moved to Sweden with his family at the age of 2, grew…

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Physical properties of root cementum: Part 22. Root resorption after the application of light and heavy extrusive orthodontic forces: A microcomputed tomography study

Apr 8, 2017 by in Orthodontics Comments Off on Physical properties of root cementum: Part 22. Root resorption after the application of light and heavy extrusive orthodontic forces: A microcomputed tomography study

Introduction Extrusive tooth movement has been overlooked in the literature on root resorption. The aims of this study were to quantify the effects of light and heavy controlled extrusive forces…

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Accuracy of cone-beam computed tomography at different resolutions assessed on the bony covering of the mandibular anterior teeth

Apr 8, 2017 by in Orthodontics Comments Off on Accuracy of cone-beam computed tomography at different resolutions assessed on the bony covering of the mandibular anterior teeth

Introduction The aim of this study was to determine the accuracy of cone-beam computed tomography (CBCT) with different voxel resolutions. Measurements were made of the bony covering of the mandibular…

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Molecular detection of in-vivo microbial contamination of metallic orthodontic brackets by checkerboard DNA-DNA hybridization

Apr 8, 2017 by in Orthodontics Comments Off on Molecular detection of in-vivo microbial contamination of metallic orthodontic brackets by checkerboard DNA-DNA hybridization

Introduction Knowing the microbiota that colonizes orthodontic appliances is important for planning strategies and implementing specific preventive measures during treatment. The purpose of this clinical trial was to evaluate in vivo…

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