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Implementation of Recent Infection Prevention Procedures Published by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Difficulties and Problems in Orthodontic Offices

Livia Barenghi; Alberto Barenghi; Alberto Di Blasio

Volume 13, Issue 1 , March 2018, Pages 1-10


  Context: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has recently published its “Summary of Infection Prevention Practices in Dental Settings: Basic Expectations for Safe Care”, but information concerning compliance, occupational hazards, and specific recommendations for orthodontic facilities ...  Read More

Qualitative Description of the Effects of Rapid Maxillary Expansion: A Three-Dimensional Perspective

Luis Huanca Ghislanzoni; Roberta Lione; Lorenzo Franchi; Paola Cozza

Volume 13, Issue 1 , March 2018, Pages 1-6


  Background: The effects of rapid maxillary expansion (RME) have been widely studied with classic bidimensional imaging.Objectives: The study aimed to determine immediate post-expansion effect of RME with three-dimensional imaging.Methods: Computed tomography (CT) low dose scan records were taken for ...  Read More

Unilateral Molar Distalization with an Implant-Supported Appliance: A Case Report of a Promising Alternative to Traditional Distalization Techniques

Amir Mohamadi; Reza Sharqi; Somaieh Rahmanian

Volume 13, Issue 1 , March 2018, Pages 1-7


  Conventional molar distalization methods in maxillary arch require patient cooperation with headgear or elastics, which is really difficult. Therefore, numerous different intraoral procedures have been presented to reduce the need for patient cooperation. In line with such attempts, our aim is to present ...  Read More

A Retrospective Study to Evaluate the Intra-Arch Dimensional Changes in Moderate Crowding Cases Treated Non Extraction with a Passive Self-Ligation Appliance

Vishal Bharadwaj; Gurkeerat Singh; Sridhar Kannan; Raj Kumar Singh; Ashish Gupta; Gaurav Gupta; Abhishek Goyal

Volume 13, Issue 1 , March 2018, Pages 1-7


  Background: Non-extraction treatment protocols are better accepted by patients as well as clinicians. Among the techniques and mechanics with the potential to facilitate non-extraction treatment includes headgears, fixed sagittal correctors, transverse expansion screws and self-ligating systems.Objectives: ...  Read More

Cephalometric Evaluation of Facial Soft Tissue Changes after Orthodontics and Bimaxillary Orthognathic Surgery Treatment in Patients with Skeletal Class III Discrepancy

Javad Chalipa; Mehrnoush Momeni Roochi; Mahsa Mortazavi; Elahe Soltanmohamadi Borujeni; Sarvin Sarmadi; Maryam Khodabakhshi; Mohammad Hashem Hosseini

Volume 13, Issue 1 , March 2018, Pages 1-6


  Background: Severe skeletal class III malocclusions usually need a combined treatment of orthodontics and orthognathic surgery. Knowing about changes occurred following such treatments lead to improve facial esthetics and better treatment results. Objectives: This study was done to determine cephalometric ...  Read More

Comparative Evaluation of a Combination of Facemask-Removable Appliance and Removable Appliance Alone for Antero-Posterior Expansion in 8 - 10-Year-Old Cl III Children with Maxillary Deficiency

Majid Heidarpour; Saeid Sadeghian; Amir Siadat; Sara Siadat; Maryam Keimasi

Volume 13, Issue 1 , March 2018, Pages 1-9


  Objectives: The aim of this study was to evaluate and compare the effects of concomitant use of a facemask and a removable appliance and a removable appliance alone for antero-posterior expansion in Cl III children with maxillary deficiency. Methods: In this retrospective analytical study, 21 Cl III ...  Read More

The Effect of Weight Fraction, Silanization and Size of Fillers on the Mechanical Properties of an Experimental SiO2 Dental Composite

Salman Khaje; Masoud Jamshidi

Volume 13, Issue 1 , March 2018, Pages 1-7


  Background: This research studied mechanical properties of silica-based nanocomposite as a strong restorative material through flexural test method. Objectives: The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of weight fraction, silanization and filler size on the flexural properties of silica-based ...  Read More

Correction of Severely Crowded Lower Anterior Teeth Using Self-Ligating Bracket System: A Case Report

Tarulatha Revanappa Shyagali; Jigar Doshi

Volume 13, Issue 1 , March 2018, Pages 1-10


  Introduction: Crowding is one of the popular complaints for undergoing treatment so far. The individual who has crowded teeth not only suffers from the unaesthetic appearance, but also with the functional deficiencies in form improper cleaning and gum related problems. Orthodontics is a boon for such ...  Read More