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Comparative Evaluation of Shear Bond Strength of Metallic Brackets With Two Bonding Agents With and Without Saliva Contamination

Mashallah Khanehmasjedi; Mohammad Ali Naseri; Samaneh Khanehmasjedi

Volume 11, Issue 1 , June 2016, Pages 1-7


  Objectives: The present study was carried out to compare the shear bond strength of metallic brackets bonded with single Bond and Assure bonding agents under dry and saliva contamination conditions. Materials and Methods: A total 60 sound premolar teeth were selected for the purpose of this in vitro ...  Read More

Laser Therapy for Soft Tissue Management in Orthodontics

Farhad Sobouti; Fatemeh Namvar; Sepideh Dadgar

Volume 11, Issue 1 , June 2016, Pages 1-5


  Context: In recent years, lasers have numerous applications in orthodontics as an important field of dentistry. The purpose of this article is to review some of the major applications of laser in the field of soft tissue management in orthodontics. Evidence Acquisition: No single laser wavelength can ...  Read More

Treatment of a Bilateral Scissors-Bite in an Adolescent With Fixed Appliances

Ahmad Sodagar; Elham Sadat Emadian Razavi; Homa Farhadifard

Volume 11, Issue 1 , June 2016, Pages 1-6


  Introduction: A bilateral scissors-bite is an uncommon malocclusion and its treatment is difficult. At younger age, it can be treated non-surgically. Case Presentation: This case report describes successful treatment of a class II division 2 malocclusion with bilateral scissors-bite by fixed appliance. ...  Read More

Mesiodistal Size Asymmetry of the Left and Right Quadrant

Navid Naseri; Pedram Baghaeian; Maryam Javaherimahd; Fatemeh Gorjizadeh

Volume 11, Issue 1 , June 2016, Pages 1-4


  Background: It has been proved that, there's craniofacial asymmetry but much of this skeletal asymmetries are clinically ignorable. This asymmetry may exist in teeth size arranged in right and left sides of human mouth too. Orthodontists should pay attention to bilateral tooth asymmetry in treatment ...  Read More

Agreement of Dental Students in the Detection of Normal Landmarks When Comparing Digital Lateral Cephalograms and Three-Dimensional Cone Beam Computed Tomography Images

Zahra Dalili Kajan; Navid Karimi Nasab; Jalil Khademi; Faegheh Gholinia; Zeinab Taheri; Mona Hajighadimi

Volume 11, Issue 1 , June 2016, Pages 1-17


  Background: Proper defining of normal landmarks in lateral cephalograms is important for establishing proper orthodontic treatment plan. Objectives: To evaluate the agreement of dental students to identify normal landmarks (NLs) in digital lateral cephalograms and cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) ...  Read More

The Role of Loop Height and Design on its Force Characteristics in Alignment of Teeth: A Finite Element Analysis

Atefe Saffar Shahroudi

Volume 11, Issue 1 , June 2016, Pages 1-5


  Objectives: The aim of this study was to assess the effects of different orthodontic vertical loop height and design on its force characteristics at different amount of loop activation by means of finite element method (FEM) analysis. Materials and Methods: Four 3D FEM models were designed of double ...  Read More

Reliability of Cephalogram in Determining Skull Gender Dimorphism

Sidra Butt; Imtiaz Ahmed

Volume 11, Issue 1 , June 2016, Pages 1-6


  Background: The forensic anthropologists have been vastly studied the dimorphism in teeth, hair, pelvis, skull and in bone sizes. Objectives: To investigate the gender dimorphic potential of cephalometric parameters. Materials and Methods: Thirteen angular and twenty-one linear lateral cephalometric ...  Read More

Will Customize Appliances Replace Standard Orthodontic Treatment?

K Hero Breuning

Volume 11, Issue 1 , June 2016, Pages 1-8


  In this review, new developments as has been recently published such as digital dental models, virtual treatment planning, intra oral scanning, merging of the intraoral scan and the CBCT and finally the use of custom orthodontic brackets and computer bend wires will be discussed.  Read More