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Volume 15 (2020)
Volume 13 (2018)
Volume 12 (2017)
Volume 11 (2016)
Volume 10 (2015)
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Recovery of Clinical Periodontal Parameters After Orthodontic Appliance Removal: A Prospective Study

Sara Soheilifar; Sanaz Soheilfar; Bahareh Javanshir; Milad Malekshoar; Zeinab Mohamadi

Volume 14, Issue 1 , March 2019, Pages 1-7


  Objectives: Considering the changes in periodontal parameters after orthodontic treatment and lack of adequate evidence on the return of these parameters to normal, the aim of this study was to evaluate the time needed for recovery of periodontal parameters to normal after debonding.Methods: In this ...  Read More

Cephalometric Appraisal of the Sella Turcica- A Literature Review

Shobha Sundareswaran; Ravisankar Vijayan; Praveen Santhakumaran Nair; Latheef Vadakkepediyakkal; Sreehari Sathyanadhan

Volume 14, Issue 1 , March 2019, Pages 1-9


  The sella turcica is considered an important landmark in orthodontics as it is used extensively in various cephalometric analyses be it for diagnosis, evaluation of growth or treatment results. In order to recognize deviations from the norm, one needs to be familiar with normal radiographic anatomy as ...  Read More

Cephalometric Norms in an Iranian Kurdish Population According to the Steiner Analysis

Mohammad Moslem Imani; Saman Farzaneh; Ali Ghanbari; Sepideh Arab

Volume 14, Issue 1 , March 2019, Pages 1-5


  Background: Cephalometric analyses norms and orthodontic software have been mainly developed for Caucasians. Thus, they might not be true for other ethnical groups.Objectives: This study sought to determine cephalometric norms of an Iranian Kurdish population according to Steiner analysis.Methods: In ...  Read More

Comparison of the Application of Different Fluoride Supplements on Enamel Demineralization Adjacent to Orthodontic Brackets: An In Vitro Study

Arman Mohammadi Shayan; Monireh Rassouli; Soodabeh Kimyai; Hadi Valizadeh; Mohammad Hossein Ahangar Atashi; Sahand Rikhtegaran

Volume 14, Issue 1 , March 2019, Pages 1-6


  Background: White spot lesion is considered as one of the main problems in the orthodontic treatment. Brackets used in fixed orthodontic treatment create an environment that provides enamel demineralization.Objectives: The objective of the current study was to perform an in vitro study to compare different ...  Read More

Comparison of the Mandibular Foramen Position Among Different Skeletal Classes Using Panoramic Radiographs

Zahra Dalili Kajan; Ali Khalighi Sigaroudi; Negar Khosravifard; Nahid Farsam

Volume 14, Issue 1 , March 2019, Pages 1-6


  Background: The mandibular foramen has often been considered as the most reliable reference point for several anesthetic and surgical procedures in the maxillofacial region. This study evaluated the position of the mandibular foramen in different skeletal classes. Methods: A total of 90 panoramic and ...  Read More

Evaluation of Coating Stability, Surface Characteristics and Biocompatibility of Nano Particle Coated Stainless Steel, Nickel-Titanium and Beta-Titanium Orthodontic Arch Wires in Comparison with Uncoated Wires: An In-Vitro Study

Vasim Pinchani; Ajit J Kalia; Kannan Sharif; Salil Nene; Nasim Mirdehghan; Khadija M Dalvi

Volume 14, Issue 1 , March 2019, Pages 1-7


  Background: Friction plays a major role during tooth movement as it takes up to 60% of the applied force, hence reducing the force available for tooth movement. Coating the surface of orthodontic wires by various techniques is being developed to improve their mechanical and biological properties.Objectives: ...  Read More

Possible Advantages of Self-Ligating Brackets: From Claims to Evidence, a Literature Review

Homa Farhadifard; Mohammad Ali Keshvad; Aryan Hesamarefi; Elahe Soltan Mohammadi

Volume 14, Issue 1 , March 2019, Pages 1-5


  Self-ligating brackets are ligature-less brackets with the mechanical device built into them to close edgewise slot. It was claimed that self-ligating brackets (SLBs) have advantages over conventional-ligating brackets brackets (CLBs). The most claimed advantageous feature is reduced friction between ...  Read More