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Orthodontics
Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Treatment with Conventional Fixed Orthodontic Appliances Versus Clear Aligners in Saudi Arabia: A Multi-Center Cross-sectional Study

Lujain A Alsulaimani; Anwar Alhazmi; Arwa Jan; Suliman Shahin; Faisal Alghamdi; Osama Basri

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 28 April 2024

https://doi.org/10.22034/ijo.2024.2015176.1135

Abstract
  Background: This study aimed to compare the treatment progress and complications between patients receiving conventional orthodontic treatment and clear aligners during the coronavirus disease-2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. Methods: An electronic survey was distributed randomly among orthodontic patients ...  Read More

Orthodontics
Comparative Efficacy of Ceramic Burs and Scalpels in Gingivectomy Procedures for Orthodontic Patients: A Case Series

Maryam Omidkhoda; Farid Shiezadeh; Seyedeh Zahra Siadatifar; Erfan Bardideh; Milad Zarei

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 06 May 2024

https://doi.org/10.22034/ijo.2024.2016257.1139

Abstract
  Background: Orthodontic treatment often leads to gingival hyperplasia, which may complicate oral hygiene and necessitate surgical interventions such as gingivectomy. This study compared the efficacy of ceramic burs versus scalpels in gingivectomy procedures for orthodontic patients, focusing on periodontal ...  Read More

Orthodontics
A Roentgenographic Comparative Investigation of The Midpalatal Suture Obliteration Evidenced Through Occlusal and Cone Beam CT Radiographs

Pratheesh A P; Deepu Leander; Ranjana Ravindran; Ravindran Ankathil

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 18 May 2024

https://doi.org/10.22034/ijo.2024.2022913.1146

Abstract
  Background: Assessing the midpalatal suture (MPS) maturation is crucial to successfully predict rapid maxillary expansion.  Therefore, radiographic measurement of the suture width is vital for treatment planning. This study compared MPS ossification using cross-sectional maxillary occlusal radiographs ...  Read More

Orthodontics
Evaluation of Enamel Staining Susceptibility after Using Three Kinds of Orthodontic Adhesives and Four Different Clean-Up Techniques

Farzin Razavi; Behnam Khosravanifard; Sheida Kamrooz; Shahla Kamrouz

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 18 May 2024

https://doi.org/10.22034/ijo.2024.2016386.1140

Abstract
  Background: The present study tried to find the proper bonding and debonding technique to preserve the natural enamel surface and avoid its discoloration.Methods: Sixty newly extracted human premolars were randomly divided into three groups, and three orthodontic adhesives were applied to bond the brackets: ...  Read More

Orthodontics
Assessing the effect of education on the level of awareness about preventive orthodontics among school hygiene instructors in Sari

Tahura Etezadi; Mehran Armin; Reza Nazarali; Sepideh Dadgar; Melika Mollaei

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 18 May 2024

https://doi.org/10.22034/ijo.2024.2026825.1156

Abstract
  Background: Proper education in oral and dental health behaviors and preventive orthodontics is vital for preventing dental diseases and orthodontic abnormalities. Since children spend much time in schools and in contact with their teachers, the current study aimed to assess the level of awareness about ...  Read More

Orthodontics
Evaluation of Bolton's Ratio in Normal Occlusion and Different Types of Malocclusion in Iranian Population

Iman Parisay; Fatemeh Mazhari; Roozbeh Rashed; Minoo Zohouryan; Bahareh Sanaee

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 20 May 2024

https://doi.org/10.22034/ijo.2024.2025659.1152

Abstract
  Background: The Bolton analysis is commonly used by orthodontists. The Bolton ratios of different populations are significantly different from the standard values of Bolton. This study sought to examine the Bolton's anterior and overall ratios in various malocclusion types in Mashhad, Iran, in contrast ...  Read More

Dentofacial Orthopedics
Clear Twin Block Versus Traditional Twin Block a Clinical Electromyographic Comparison

Ahmad Behroozian; Anahita Pourahmad; Mahsa Zali; Amir Zandesh; Naeimeh Motallebi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 20 May 2024

https://doi.org/10.22034/ijo.2024.2028071.1160

Abstract
  Background: Functional appliances such as twin blocks are widely used to treat skeletal Cl II malocclusions. Myofunctional effects are one of the critical features of these appliances. The present study aimed to investigate the muscular effects of clear and traditional twin blocks.Methods: In this randomized ...  Read More

Dentofacial Orthopedics
Effect of Different Treatment Modalities on Masseter Inhibitory Reflex in Patients with Sleep Bruxism: A Case-Control Study

Nabaa Saeed Mousa; Farqad Bader Hamdan; Balsan Saadi Abdulhameed

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 20 May 2024

https://doi.org/10.22034/ijo.2024.2017663.1142

Abstract
  Background: Sleep bruxism (SB) is a parafunctional oral habit that is frequently related to sleep arousals. The masseter inhibitory reflex (MIR) causes reflex inhibition of voluntary contractions of the elevator muscles induced by intense peri- or intraoral mechanical or electrical stimulations. This ...  Read More

Orthodontics
Investigating the success rate of maxillary impacted canine tooth eruption using orthodontics according to age, gender and type of impaction in Shahrekord dental clinics in 2023

Darab Gholami Boroujeni; Zahra Taghadosi nia

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 21 May 2024

https://doi.org/10.22034/ijo.2024.2025195.1151

Abstract
  Background: Canine teeth have a significant impact on the order and proper function of other teeth. Canine impaction can have negative esthetic and functional effects. This study investigated the success rate of orthodontically-assisted eruption of maxillary canine teeth according to age, sex, and type ...  Read More

Orthodontics
Association of Mandibular Incisor Proclination and Mandibular Arch Widths with The Levelling of Curve of Spee

Nadia Sharafat; Imran Tajik; Nazir Ahmad; Qazi Ahmad; Mehran Khan

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 21 May 2024

https://doi.org/10.22034/ijo.2024.2021505.1144

Abstract
  Background: In this study, we aimed to determine the changes in mandibular incisor proclination and mandibular arch widths after leveling the curve of Spee (COS). Methods: Patients included in this quasi-experimental study were scheduled for fixed orthodontic treatment with a non-extraction therapy ...  Read More