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Continuous torque system with control of the reaction unit
This article describes an orthodontic system used to obtain active continuous torque with movement control of both active and reactive units; the system relies on principles of the segmented technique. A cantilever system ...
Orthodontic extrusion as treatment option for crown-root fracture: literature review with systematic criteria
To review the literature searching for a consensus for the choice of orthodontic extrusion as treatment for crown-root fracture. An electronic search was performed in the databases PubMed, Cochrane Central Register of ...
Segmented arch or continuous arch technique? A rational approach
This study aims at revising the biomechanical principles of the segmented archwire technique as well as describing the clinical conditions in which the rational use of scientific biomechanics is essential to optimize ...
Analysis of mesiodistal angulations of preadjusted brackets
(Sociedade Brasileira De Pesquisa Odontologica, 2014-09-01)
Manufacturers offer various prescriptions of preadjusted brackets for use in the "straight-wire" orthodontic technique. However, the need to incorporate bends in the rectangular wires during orthodontic finishing ...
Effect of toothbrushing with different manual toothbrushes on the shear bond strength of orthodontic brackets
The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of brushing with a Colgate 360° or Oral B Indicator 35 toothbrush on the shear bond strength of orthodontic brackets bonded to extracted human teeth. The bristle wear and ...