Volume 18 (2023)
Volume 17 (2022)
Volume 16 (2021)
Volume 15 (2020)
Volume 14 (2019)
Volume 13 (2018)
Volume 12 (2017)
Volume 11 (2016)
Volume 10 (2015)
Volume 9 (2014)
Volume 8 (2013)
Volume 7 (2012)
Volume 6 (2011)
Volume 5 (2010)
Volume 4 (2009)
Volume 3 (2008)
Volume 2 (2007)
Interocclusal appliance effect on clinical findings and disc location in internal derangement

Minoo Mahshid; Mohammad Mehdi Zamiri; Masoud Ejlali; Masoud Varshosaz; Ghassem Ansari

Volume 1, Issue 4 , April 2006, Pages 145-153


  Aim: Improvement of clinical signs like pain and mandibular movements' restriction with capturing the natural disc location are among the main purpose of occlusal appliance therapy for the patients affected by internal derangement. The aim of this investigation was to determine the disc location and ...  Read More

Frequency of Cleft Lip and Palate in Orthodontic Patients Reporting to Armed Forces Institute of Dentistry, PAKISTAN

Ayesha Anwar; Hameedullah Jan; Madeeha Sattar; Saima Qadir

Volume 1, Issue 4 , April 2006, Pages 154-157


  Aim: Cleft lip and palate is a social and functionally crippling problem. It is necessary to assess the degree of this problem in our society. The goal of thin study was to assess the number of cleft lip and palate patients in orthodontic patients reporting to Armed Forces institute of Dentistry (AFID), ...  Read More

The Effect of Mandibular Setback Surgery on Lower Anterior Facial Height

Mohammad Hossein Razeghinejad; Rahman Showkatbakhsh

Volume 1, Issue 4 , April 2006, Pages 158-162


  Aim: To examine the effect of single jaw surgery (mandibular setback) on the vertical relationships of skeletal class III patients and also examine the relationship between these probable changes and occlusal plane angle. Material and methods: The measurements were evaluated on the preoperative and ...  Read More

Morphometric analysis of the posed smile A comparison between normal occlusion, class 1 malocclusion and non-extraction treated group

Amirfarhang Miresmaeili; Nasrin Farhadian; Khosrou Mani Kashani; Hamidreza Moradi

Volume 1, Issue 4 , April 2006, Pages 163-167


  Aim: Lips-Dentition relationships play a special role during smile. Present study compared the relationship of lips and teeth during posed smile in subjects with normal occlusion, class 1 malocclusion and non-extraction treated cases. Materials and methods: 20 cases with normal occlusion according to ...  Read More

Shear Bond Strength of Two Light Cure Composites after Thermocycling

Hossein Pezeshki Rad; Maryam Poosti; Mostafa Moazami; Sara Moshaverniad

Volume 1, Issue 4 , April 2006, Pages 168-171


  Aim: Application of light cure composites has become very popular in orthodontics. The aim of this study was to compare shear bond strength (SBS) of Ideal Maccoo and Vit L-essence light cure composites in bracket bonding after thermocycling. Materials and Methods: 100 intact freshly extracted upper ...  Read More

Frequency of Anterior and Posterior Open Bites in Patients Presenting to Armed Forces Institute of Dentistry (AFID), Rawalpindi, PAKISTAN

Hameedullah Jan; Amin Bushra; Amir Khan

Volume 1, Issue 4 , April 2006, Pages 172-175


  Aim: Open bite is the most difficult malocclusion to treat. Complete knowhow of its frequency is required for an efficient treatment delivery to a community. The main goal of this study was to calculate the frequency of an anterior and posterior open bite in a local setting. Materials and Methods: Out ...  Read More

Long-term results of Orthodontic and Periodontal treatment of Impacted Maxillary Canine

Mohammad Sadegh Ahmad Akhoundi; Amir Reza Rokn; Hossein Soltani; Mona Nasser

Volume 1, Issue 4 , April 2006, Pages 176-182


  Aims: A common procedure for the palatally impacted canines specially the deeply impacted ones, is surgical exposure followed by orthodontic treatment. Due to this we intended to evaluate the long-term treatment effect of deeply impacted maxillary canine. Methods: Sixty patients were treated from 1994 ...  Read More

Evaluation of the accuracy of beta angle in determining of antero-posterior relationship of jaws

Mostafa Shahabi; Farzin Heravi; Naser Firoozi

Volume 1, Issue 4 , April 2006, Pages 184-187


  Aim: Some cphalometric angles change during growth and in accordance with facial height and other 'facial landmarks which make it less reliable for orthodontic diagnosis. The purpose of this study was to find out relationship between Beta Angle and the anterior-posterior position of jaws. Materials ...  Read More

The Evaluation of Arch Width Changes in Orthodontic Treatment (Ext or non-Ext) in Patients Treated in Dental Faculty of Tehran University of Medical Science

Mohsen Shirazi; Reihaneh Dajmar; M. J. Kharazi

Volume 1, Issue 4 , April 2006, Pages 188-193


  Aim: To extract or not to extract?! This fundamental decision has spawned some intense debate in orthodontics. Crowding, as a common problem in permanent dentition, is usually handled by extraction and non extraction treatment. It is well established that increase in dental arch length and width during ...  Read More

Step bend: 3D analysis using Finite Element Method

Allahyar Geramy

Volume 1, Issue 4 , April 2006, Pages 194-197


  Aim: Being aware of the active and reactive forces and moments in an applied force system helps minimizing side effects and informing patients of future happenings. Wire bends are still used in clinical orthodontics in different ways. Material and Methods: Three models were designed in SolidWorks 2006. ...  Read More

Damages due to Some Orthodontic Materials

Tahere Hosseinzadeh Nik; Aida Ameri

Volume 1, Issue 4 , April 2006, Pages 198-202


  This article describes various aspects of risks and complications, commonly encountered in orthodontic treatment as a result of its materials, and also describes ways to minimize them in the course of orthodontic treatment. Although, like many other treatments, it has fundamental risks and complications. ...  Read More

Uprighting a Mesially Partial Impacted Mandibular Second Molar: A Case Report

Hooman Zarif; Hamid Reza Pakshir

Volume 1, Issue 4 , April 2006, Pages 203-208


  Impaction of the lower second molar is not a common problem (0.03%), but it is very challenging for orthodontists. Unilateral mandibular second molar impaction is the most popular form of second molar impactions. The etiology of which is related to some disturbances in physiological mandibular growth ...  Read More