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State of the science on controversial topics: missing maxillary lateral incisors--a report of the Angle Society of Europe 2012 meeting.
BACKGROUND: The optimal long-term management of the congenitally missing maxillary lateral incisor continues to cause controversy within the specialty. The Angle Society of Europe meeting 2012 dedicated a day to address ...
A three-dimensional soft tissue analysis of Class III malocclusion: a case-controlled cross-sectional study.
OBJECTIVE: The present study used the optical surface laser scanning technique to compare the facial features of patients aged 8-18 years presenting with Class I and Class III incisor relationship in a case-control design. ...
State of the science on controversial topics: orthodontic therapy and gingival recession (a report of the Angle Society of Europe 2013 meeting).
BACKGROUND: Controversy exists in the literature between the role of orthodontic treatment and gingival recession. Whilst movement of teeth outside the alveolar bone has been reported as a risk factor for gingival recession, ...
Orthodontic trial outcomes: Plentiful, inconsistent, and in need of uniformity? A scoping review.
INTRODUCTION: The selection of appropriate outcomes that matter to both patients and operators is increasingly appreciated, with core outcome sets in clinical trials gaining in popularity. The first step in core outcome ...
Bioactive glass composite for orthodontic adhesives - Formation and characterisation of apatites using MAS-NMR and SEM.
OBJECTIVES: To study the dissolution and fluoroapatite (FAP) formation of a new bioactive glass (BAG)-resin adhesive in an acidic solution in reference to neutral solutions, using the magic angle spinning-nuclear magnetic ...
A prospective cohort study assessing the appearance of retrieved aesthetic orthodontic archwires.
OBJECTIVES: To investigate the appearance of three esthetic nickel titanium (NiTi) wires after 6 weeks of intra-oral cycling and to determine the association between objective and subjective measures of esthetics. SETTING ...