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)
Volume 1 (2006)
Evaluation of the Achievement of Educational Objectives Program of Mashhad Dental School from the Perspective of Basic Science Students

Mostafa Abtahi; Milad Zarei; Rasool Saheb Alam; Paria Raeesi; Lohrasb Dehghani

Volume 18, Issue 1 , June 2023, Pages 1-9


  Aim: The present study was designed to investigate the degree of achievement of the educational goals of Mashhad Dental School's educational program from the perspective of basic sciences students in the academic year 2018-2019. By examining the current situation, it is possible to improve the educational ...  Read More

Assessment of Patient’s Characteristics Affecting the Choice between Direct-to-consumer Aligners, General Dentists or Orthodontists in North Gujarat, India

Jigarsinh D. Solanki; Ajay K. Kubavat; Khyati V. Patel; Susmita Choudhary; Sanjeev Jakati; Alpesh Vaghela

Volume 18, Issue 1 , June 2023, Pages 1-8


  Aim: The purpose of this questionnaire study was to determine what criteria lead potential orthodontic patients to choose a direct-to-consumer aligner company, orthodontist, or general dentist in north Gujarat, India.Methods: A total of 100 potential orthodontic patients from the general population in ...  Read More

Investigating the Prevalence of Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD) in Orthosurgery Patients

Farzaneh Lal Alizadeh; Lohrasb Dehghani; Milad Zarei

Volume 18, Issue 1 , June 2023, Pages 1-6


  Aim: BDD is a psychiatric diagnosis in the spectrum of obsessive compulsive disorder wherein the patient has a damaging mental preoccupation with a slight deficiency in his physical appearance. Awareness of this disease and its symptoms is essential for proper diagnosis and management of the patient.Methods: ...  Read More

Dental Materials
Evaluation of the Effects of the Universal Bond on the Shear Bond Strength of Orthodontic Brackets Bonded with 2 Types of Composites Containing Primers

Masomeh Esmaily; Manijeh Mohammadian; Neda Faghfourian

Volume 18, Issue 1 , June 2023, Pages 1-7


  Aim: The primer-containing composites, which eliminate the bonding step, decrease clinical time and securely attach the bracket to the tooth. Given the significant role of bonding in the bond strength of orthodontic adhesives, this study aims to investigate the effect of using a universal bond with two ...  Read More

Association between Malocclusion, Self-perception, Self-esteem and Socio-demographic Factors among Primary Schoolchildren in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Matilda Mtaya-Mlangwa; Gustav Rwekaza

Volume 18, Issue 1 , June 2023, Pages 1-10


  Aim: The aim of this study was to assess the association between malocclusion, self-perception, self-esteem, and socio-demographic factors among primary schoolchildren in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.Methods: This was an analytical cross-sectional study that involved children aged 10-12 years from primary ...  Read More

Analysis of Family Physicians’ Awareness and Knowledge about Orthodontic Treatment

S.Kutalmış Buyuk; Feridun Abay; Omer Ufkun Yıldırım; Ozgur Enginyurt

Volume 18, Issue 1 , June 2023, Pages 1-7


  Aim: The aim of this study was to determine the level of awareness and knowledge of family physicians regarding oral and maxillofacial evaluations and orthodontic treatment.Methods: The survey was designed as 21 questions and sent to family physicians in Turkiye. The participants were asked about their ...  Read More

Bi-jaw Surgical Correction of Skeletal Class III Malocclusion with Anterior Open Bite using “Minimal Presurgical Orthodontic” Approach, a 12-month Follow-up Case Report

Harshikkumar Arvindbhai Parekh; Rahul Anil Trivedi; Falguni Mehta; Renuka Patel; Nipa Prajapati; Shekhar Asarsa

Volume 18, Issue 1 , June 2023, Pages 1-12


  Background: Traditional orthognathic surgery typically requires prolonged and extensive orthodontic treatment prior to surgery, followed by a shorter postoperative orthodontic phase. The pre-surgical orthodontic period is lengthy and can lead to a decline in facial aesthetics due to decompensation. Consequently, ...  Read More

A Clinical Comparison of Sliding rate of Canine Teeth Using Nickel-Titanium close coil Springs Versus Super Slick Elastomeric Chains

Pedram Javidi; Leila Simaei; Nazanin Rahbar

Volume 18, Issue 1 , June 2023, Pages 1-7


  Aim: Space closure after extraction of teeth is one of the most challenging steps in orthodontic treatments. Nickel-titanium close coil springs are used as a superior appliance in the said field for space closure, but high expenses associated with them have pushed dentists toward using elastomeric chains. ...  Read More

Clear Aligner Therapy, Challenges and Usage among Iranian Orthodontists

Atefe Saffar shahroudi; Farahnaz Fazeli; Behrad Tanbakuchi

Volume 18, Issue 1 , June 2023, Pages 1-9


  Aim: This study aimed to assess the frequency of using clear aligners by orthodontists and their perspective in this respect.Methods: This descriptive-analytical study evaluated 86 orthodontists practicing in Iran in 2021. An online questionnaire was designed by an expert panel to collect information ...  Read More

Traction of Impacted Central Incisor in an Adult Patient: Case Report

Gregorio Bonfim Dourado; Ester Andrade Souza Neta; Marcelo Castelucci Barbosa; Thais Maria Freire Fernandes; Ricardo Alves de Souza; Ana Claudia de Castro Ferreira Conti

Volume 18, Issue 1 , June 2023, Pages 1-8


  Aim: We have reported a case of a 17-year-old patient with impaction of element 2.1 and severe incisors crowding and the treatment plan involved traction of the impacted teeth.Methods: First, rapid maxillary expansion was performed. Then elements 1.4, 2.4, 3.4, and 4.4 were extracted to dissolve the ...  Read More

Evaluation of the Mental Health of Post-Graduate Residents Using the SCL-90 Questionnaire

Farzaneh Lal Alizadeh; Lohrasb Dehghani; Erfan Bardideh; Farnaz Zia

Volume 18, Issue 1 , June 2023, Pages 1-7


  Aim: Considering that post-graduate residents are directly connected to the physical and mental health of diverse populations within society, evaluating and monitoring their mental health could improve the overall health level of societies. This study aimed to evaluate the mental health of post-graduate ...  Read More

Determination of The Mandibular Center of Rotation and Assessment of Association between Cephalometric Indices and Its Location

Azita Tehranchi; Setrareh Sohrabi; Farnaz younessian; Fatemeh Zahedipour

Volume 18, Issue 1 , June 2023, Pages 1-7


  Aim: Following maxillary impaction, the mandible rotates around a center. Inaccurate determination of mandibular rotation can have profound effects on orthognathic surgical treatment planning and final surgical outcome. The present study determined the relationship between the cephalometric characteristics ...  Read More