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Clinical evaluation of the failure rates of metallic brackets
(Univ Sao Paulo Fac Odontologia BauruBauruBrazil, 2012)
The effect of chlorhexidine on plaque index and mutans streptococci in orthodontic patients: A pilot study
Aim: The purpose of this study was to assess chlorhexidine effects on plaque index and salivary levels of mutans streptococci (MS) when used as the immersion solution for removable orthodontic appliances and added to their ...
Periodontal response to orthodontic tooth movement in diabetes-induced rats with or without periodontal disease
(Amer Acad Periodontology, 2018-03-01)
Background: Systemic conditions can influence orthodontic tooth movement. This study evaluates histologic periodontal responses to orthodontic tooth movement in diabetes-induced rats with or without periodontal disease. ...
Comparision between orthodontic and orthopedic orthodontic treatment of Class II
(American Association for Dental Research (AADR), 2000-05-01)
Effect of 0.4% stannous fluoride gel on Streptococci mutans in relation to elastomeric rings and steel ligatures in orthodontic patients
Background: Patients with fixed orthodontic appliances often experience an absolute increase in the number of Streptococci mutans colony-forming units (cfu). The aim of this investigation was to study the development of ...
Methods for removal of resin remaining after debonding of orthodontic brackets: a literature review
The removal of resin debris and/or resin cement from the enamel surface without causing iatrogenic is the main objective when removing the orthodontic brackets. Some factors such as the time required for removal, damage ...
Myeloperoxidase activity is increased in gingival crevicular fluid and whole saliva after fixed orthodontic appliance activation
Introduction: Orthodontic tooth movement uses mechanical forces that result in inflammation in the first days. Myeloperoxidase (MPO) is an enzyme found in polymorphonuclear neutrophil (PMN) granules, and it is used to ...