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Application of Elastomeric Chains in Orthodontics: Past, Present and Future

Amir Hossein Mirhashemi; Niloofar Farahmand; Elahe Soltanmohamadi Borujeni

Volume 11, Issue 2 , September 2016, Pages 1-5


  Context: One of the most important aims in orthodontic treatment is to apply a light continuous force to achieve maximum effective tooth movement with minimal side effects (optimal tooth movement). It is obvious that elastomeric chains are the most popular method of space closure, but they undergo force ...  Read More

The Use of Bone-Borne Distractor for Correcting the Maxillary Transverse Discrepancy in an Adult Patient

Victor Prado Curvêllo; Fabrício Pinelli Valarelli; Luiz Nunes Pegoraro; Rodrigo Hermont Cançado; Thaís Marchini Oliveira; Karina Maria Salvatore de Freitas

Volume 11, Issue 2 , September 2016, Pages 1-6


  Introduction: The objective of this study was to report the correction of a maxillary transverse discrepancy in an adult patient using Le Fort I osteotomy procedure associated with a bone-borne maxillary distractor device. Both the indications, advantages of the procedure and the use protocol were highlighted. Case ...  Read More

Relationship Between Bridging and Dimensions of Sella Turcica and Antero-Posterior Skeletal Malocclusions in Children

Seyed Hossein Moslemzadeh; Negar Moghaddam; Saeid Foroughi Moghaddam; Ali Rafighi; Morteza Ghojazadeh; Farzaneh Rasouli

Volume 11, Issue 2 , September 2016, Pages 1-5


  Background: Interclinoid ligament calcification and dimensional changes in Sella Turcica seen on cephalometric radiographs are associated with some bone abnormalities as well as normal variations. Merging of anterior and posterior clinoid processes, known as Sella Turcica bridging or roofing and other ...  Read More

Shear Bond Strength of Orthodontic Attachments to Amalgam Surfaces Using Assure Universal Bonding Resin after Different Surface Treatments

Roya Naseh; Nima Rahnamoon; Maryam Afshari

Volume 11, Issue 2 , September 2016, Pages 1-6


  Background: Assure Universal Bonding Resin is capable of providing a strong bond between orthodontic attachments and amalgam surfaces. Objectives: This study sought to assess the shear bond strength of orthodontic attachments to amalgam surfaces using Assure Universal Bonding Resin after different surface ...  Read More

Dental Arch Morphology in Iranian Population

Mohammad Hossein Toodehzaeim; Seyed Morteza Saadat Mostafavi

Volume 11, Issue 2 , September 2016, Pages 1-4


  Background: The aim of this study was to verify the prevalence of three different morphologies of the mandibular and maxillary dental arch in natural normal occlusions and that may help guiding orthodontists customizing shape of orthodontic archwires. The orthodontist should know the mean of inter-canine ...  Read More

Comparison of Torquing Ability of 0.019” × 0.025” Nickel Titanium and Fiber Composite Archwires: A Cone Beam Computed Tomography Study

Jasneet Singh; Gurkeerat Singh; Sridhar Kannan; Deepak Rai; Ashish Gupta; Gaurav Gupta; Raj Kumar Singh

Volume 11, Issue 2 , September 2016, Pages 1-12


  Background: Increase in the number of adult patients seeking orthodontic treatment for aesthetics, demand for a more aesthetic orthodontic appliance has become inevitable. Objectives: This prospective study was undertaken to evaluate torque expression of 0.019” × 0.025” fiber composite ...  Read More

Comparing Dental Aesthetic Index (DAI) and IOTN in Determining the Orthodontic Treatment Needs of Qazvin Students

Parviz Padisar; Roya Naseh; Afshin Babakhani; Solmaz Jalayer

Volume 11, Issue 2 , September 2016, Pages 1-6


  Background: Different indices have been used to determine orthodontic treatment needs such as the Dental Aesthetic Index (DAI) and the index of orthodontic treatment needs (IOTN). Objectives: The present study was carried on to compare the dental aesthetic index (DAI) and the IOTN’s dental health ...  Read More

Unerupted Canine and Premolars Width Estimation Based on Bayesian Approach: A Comparative Study

Allahyar Geramy; Maryam Moghaddas Bayat

Volume 11, Issue 2 , September 2016, Pages 1-7


  Background: During mixed dentition period, one can make accurate estimation of future dental development and can assess whether there will be enough space in the dental arch. In orthodontics treatment planning, it is vital to predict space required for unerupted canine and premolars in the arch. Objectives: ...  Read More