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Effectiveness of Casein Phosphopeptide-Amorphous Calcium Phosphate on the Prevention of White Spot Lesions: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Defne Kecik

Volume 12, Issue 2 , September 2017, Pages 1-7


  Context: One of the most important aspects of dental profession is to consider the effectiveness of the preventive systems applied and maintain the good oral hygiene, oral health and minimize the risk of caries among the patients. A great spectrum of preventive activities and materials like fluoride ...  Read More

Zirconia Surface Treatment by Different Output Powers of Er: YAG Laser and Sandblasting: SEM Evaluation

Mohammad Hashem Hosseini; Ardavan Etemadi; Fatemeh Gorjizadeh

Volume 12, Issue 2 , September 2017, Pages 1-7


  Background: Application of zirconia in dentistry has increased due to its good properties. Since zirconia is not possible to be etched, evaluation of the other methods of surface treatment is important. Objectives: The aim of this study was to evaluate zirconia surfaces treated by different output powers ...  Read More

Parental Knowledge and Attitude Towards Early Orthodontic Treatment for Their Primary School Children

Vahid Moshkelgosha; Mahsa Kazemi; Hamidreza Pakshir; Rasool Safari

Volume 12, Issue 2 , September 2017, Pages 1-7


  Background: Malocclusion, one the most important oral health problem among children and young adults, leads to social stigma and psychological disorders. Early orthodontic treatment for children appears to be one of the efficient methods to prevent these consequences. Materials and Methods: This cross-sectional ...  Read More

Analyzing the Crystal Structure of Alveolar Bone and its Impact on the Rate of Tooth Movement

Mohsen Shirazi; Armin Soudi; Pedram Baghaeian; Yasamin Farajzadeh Jalali

Volume 12, Issue 2 , September 2017, Pages 1-4


  Background: The aim of this study was to investigate the crystal structure of mineral part in the Compact and Cancellous bones in different areas of alveolar bones. Methods: In this study, 7 alveolar bone samples were prepared from buccal and distal plates of the jaws of three patients, and 4 samples ...  Read More

Anthropometric Analysis of the Mandibular Anterior Buccal and Lingual Bone in Iranian Adult Population by CBCT

Soosan Sadeghian; Farzad Yahyapour; Roshanak Ghafari; Sina Jafari

Volume 12, Issue 2 , September 2017, Pages 1-6


  Background: Because of the special anatomy and esthetic considerations, orthodontic and implant treatments are somehow fine and difficult in mandibular anterior zone. The aim of this study was to evaluate anthropometric analysis of the buccal and lingual bone thickness of mandibular anterior zone using ...  Read More

Determination of Specific Anatomic Locations by SIFT Algorithm for Locating Cephalometric Points with the Use of an Automatic Technique

Behnam Mirzakouchaki; Reza Faraji; Mahdi Rahbar; Hadi Shirvani

Volume 12, Issue 2 , September 2017, Pages 1-6


  Background: Lateral cephalometry is very important for the evaluation of growth, diagnosis, treatment planning and therapeutic evaluations. Considering the advantages of lateral cephalometric analyses with the automatic technique and given the existing problems, the present study was undertaken to use ...  Read More

Short Term Evaluation of the Effects of Orthodontic Clear Aligners on Sleep Bruxism Activity

Andrea Bargellini; Tommaso Castroflorio; Federica Casasco; Maria Giacone; Francesco Garino; Giovanni Cugliari; Andrea Deregibus

Volume 12, Issue 2 , September 2017, Pages 1-5


  Background: In the last years an increasing number of patients have sought for comfortable and aesthetic alternatives to fixed appliances. Aligners, due to the protection against tooth wear, can be compared to occlusal splints used in patients suffering from sleep bruxism (SB). The aim of the study was ...  Read More

Management of Complicated Crowding and Upper Midline Shift Associated With an Impacted Mesiodens: A Case Report with 2 years Follow-Up

Luis Huanca Ghislanzoni; Frederick Berardinelli; Costanza Tagliatesta; Alessandra Lucchese

Volume 12, Issue 2 , September 2017, Pages 1-10


  Introduction: Mesiodens is the most common type of supernumerary tooth with proportion of males: females of 2: 1. The etiology of this anomaly is various and includes both genetic and environmental factors, syndromic conditions and disturbances in dental development.Case Presentation: A palatally positioned ...  Read More