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Volume 15 (2020)
Volume 14 (2019)
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1. Evaluation of Etching Time and Concentration on Shear Bond Strength of Metallic Brackets Using a 10-MDP Containing Adhesive

Esfandiar Akhavan Niaki; Masomeh Esmaily; Yasamin Farajzadeh Jalali

Volume 12, Issue 1 , March 2017, Pages 1-5


  Background: Bonding is the most commonly used technique to attach brackets to tooth surfaces. Objectives: The aim of this study was to determine the effects of time and concentration of etching with phosphoric acid on shear bond strength (SBS) of orthodontic brackets after using 10-MDP containing adhesive. Methods: ...  Read More

2. Is Early Treatment With Functional Appliances Worth the Effort? A Discussion of the Pros and Cons of Early Interceptive Treatment

Ib Leth Nielsen

Volume 12, Issue 1 , March 2017, Pages 1-9


  Early treatment of Class II, Div. 1 malocclusion is a much debated approach and some evidenced based studies using a single appliance has concluded that this approach was mostly not worthwhile. This article will discuss the pros and cons of early treatment with functional appliances and present guidelines ...  Read More

3. Rootless but Erupted Teeth: Interesting Trait of Dentin Dysplasia Type I

Soodeh Tahmasbi; Sattar Kabiri; Elham Mohammad Rabei

Volume 12, Issue 1 , March 2017, Pages 1-6


  Introduction: Tooth eruption is a complex procedure and many theories has been proposed to describe the nature of this process. Some studies, have shown that in contrast to traditional thoughts, root development is not necessary for tooth eruption and have been focused on the role of dental follicle. ...  Read More

4. Cephalometric Comparison of Position of the Hyoid Bone in Class I and Class II Patients

Sanaz Soheilifar; Mohammad Ali Momeni

Volume 12, Issue 1 , March 2017, Pages 1-4


  Background: According to the close proximity of hyoid bone with dentofacial structures and its muscular attachments, a probable relationship between it and different types of skeletal patterns is suspected. Objectives: The aim of this study is compare the position of hyoid bone in skeletal class I and ...  Read More

5. Identifying the Most Accurate Available Space Analysis Method for Predicting Mandibular Third Molar Eruption or Impaction by Means of Panoramic Radiographs

Tahereh Hosseinzadeh Nik; Toktam Jalayer; Amine Beymouri; Atefe Saffar Shahroudi; Armin Eftekhari

Volume 12, Issue 1 , March 2017, Pages 1-10


  Background: Third molar impaction is a major problem facing the dental profession and its impacts on the dentition has long been a major concern. Third molar is the most frequently impacted tooth. The prevalence of mandibular third molar impaction has been reported from 18 to 32 percent which varies ...  Read More

6. Evaluation of Mechanical Performance of Orthodontic Mini-Implants With Distinct Designs

Amanda Carneiro da Cunha; Mariana Marquezan; Lincoln Issamu Nojima; Eduardo Franzotti Sant’Anna

Volume 12, Issue 1 , March 2017, Pages 1-6


  Background: Orthodontic mini-implants represent one of the most used anchorage systems in daily clinical practice and frequently, these anchorage devices have to be placed between the roots of adjacent teeth reflecting the need to limit its dimensions. Among other factors, it has been suggested that ...  Read More

7. Comparison of Maxillary Sinus Sizes in Patient with Maxillary Excess and Maxillary Deficiency

Soghra Yassaei; Hossein Aghili; Zahra Ebrahimi Nik; Hossein Abedi Ardakani

Volume 12, Issue 1 , March 2017, Pages 1-7


  Objectives: The aim of this study was to compare the maxillary sinus sizes in patients with maxillary excess and maxillary deficiency. Methods: 120 cephalometric and panoramic radiographs of 12 - 25 years old patients were studied. These radiographs were derived from patients with maxillary deficiency, ...  Read More

8. Root Resorption in Mandibular Incisors During Orthodontic Treatment with Invisalign®: A Radiometric Study

Giulia Gay; Serena Ravera; Tommaso Castroflorio; Francesco Garino; Giovanni Cugliari; Andrea Deregibus

Volume 12, Issue 1 , March 2017, Pages 1-6


  Background: Existing literature indicates that orthodontics patients are more likely to have severe apical root shortening, interesting mostly maxillary, followed by mandibular incisors. Objectives: The aim of the present study was to investigate the incidence and severity of root resorption (RR) in ...  Read More