Orthodontic Management of the Dentition with the Preadjusted Appliance


Author: John C. Bennett,Richard P. McLaughlin
Publisher: Mosby Incorporated
ISBN: 9780723432654
Category: Medical
Page: 380
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This practical, highly illustrated guide presents an innovative, organized approach to essential topics in orthodontics such as crowding, spacing, tooth size discrepancies, and management of common ectopic eruption problems and impactions. Its unique approach focuses on the treatment mechanics of each individual tooth involved, rather than the dentition as a whole. Addresses the management of individual teeth within the dentition using the preadjusted appliance - the most popular orthodontic appliance worldwide. Written by an internationally-known and respected author team, for an expert, authoritative treatment of the Subject. Focuses on situations frequently seen in the day-to-day practice of orthodontics, making this book clinically relevant for practitioners. Illustrates the practical application of the procedures discussed with 30 real-world case studies. Lavishly illustrated with high-quality color photographs and clear line diagrams to clarify important concepts.

Systemized Orthodontic Treatment Mechanics


Author: Richard P. McLaughlin,John C. Bennett,Hugo Trevisi
Publisher: Mosby Incorporated
ISBN: 9780323053143
Category: Medical
Page: 324
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This new, up-to-date resource focuses on correcting malocclusion or misalignment of the teeth using the preadjusted orthodontic appliance, widely accepted as the most reliable and effective appliance in orthodontics. Extensively illustrated with line diagrams and color photographs, it serves as a practical manual of clinical procedures for orthodontists with clear coverage of each stage of treatment.

Straight Wire

The Concept and Appliance
Author: Lawrence F. Andrews
Publisher: L A Wells Company
ISBN: N.A
Category: Medical
Page: 406
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Smartclip Self-ligating Appliance System

Concept and Biomechanics
Author: Hugo Trevisi
Publisher: Mosby
ISBN: N.A
Category: Medical
Page: 271
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This is a unique book on the use of the SmartClip self-ligating appliance system, written by an internationally-known authority on the subject. It guides the reader towards the achievement of the best possible results for the orthodontic patient through the use of this new system. SmartClip Self-Ligating Appliance System: Concept and Biomechanics will be ideal for orthodontists using the preadjusted conventional appliances, for those already using the SmartClip system and for those new to it. A practical and clearly illustrated introduction to a self-ligating appliance system which involves low force levels, sliding biomechanics and decreased friction Clear description of a new bracket positioning system, based on the individual characteristics of each tooth, providing perfect functional occlusion at the end of treatment Stress is laid on the importance of considering occlusion in treating orthodontic cases Numerous case histories give detailed examples of the use of the system Presentation of the advantages of the system - shorter patient chair time and overall treatment time, longer intervals between visits, less patient discomfort, better oral hygiene

Orthodontic Management of the Dentition With the Preadjusted Appliance


Author: John C. Bennett,Richard P. McLaughlin
Publisher: Mosby Incorporated
ISBN: 9780323053167
Category: Medical
Page: 392
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This practical, highly illustrated guide presents an innovative, organized approach to essential topics in orthodontics such as crowding, spacing, tooth size discrepancies, and management of common ectopic eruption problems and impactions. Its unique approach focuses on the treatment mechanics of each individual tooth involved, rather than the dentition as a whole. Addresses the management of individual teeth within the dentition using the preadjusted appliance - the most popular orthodontic appliance worldwide. Written by an internationally-known and respected author team, for an expert, authoritative treatment of the Subject. Focuses on situations frequently seen in the day-to-day practice of orthodontics, making this book clinically relevant for practitioners. Illustrates the practical application of the procedures discussed with 30 real-world case studies. Lavishly illustrated with high-quality color photographs and clear line diagrams to clarify important concepts.

Basic Guide to Orthodontic Dental Nursing


Author: Fiona Grist
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1444348272
Category: Medical
Page: 312
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The Basic Guide to Orthodontic Dental Nursing is a must-have introduction for those seeking to develop their knowledge and understanding of this core area of clinical practice. Written in a clear and accessible format, with colour illustration throughout, the book is a guide for all dental nurses with an interest in orthodontics. It is designed to reflect sections of the syllabus of the Certificate in Orthodontic Dental Nursing. Chapters cover such key topics as tooth eruption patterns, removable and fixed appliances, de-bonding, and retention. There are also sections on care prior to treatment, including the requirements for a first appointment, and there is helpful guidance on maintaining motivation – particularly for young patients and their parents. Published in a compact format for portability and easy reference, this is a valuable addition to the Basic Guides series.

Physiologic Anchorage Control

A New Orthodontic Concept and its Clinical Application
Author: Tian Min Xu
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3319483331
Category: Medical
Page: 264
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This book provides a comprehensive introduction to physiologic anchorage control, explains the implications for clinical practice, and presents an anchorage technique applicable for the treatment of different malocclusions. The concept of physiologic anchorage control is derived from observations of upper molar movement during growth in adolescence, including in the absence of orthodontic treatment, which indicate that molar forward displacement comprises two components: the first due to biologic force or physiologic anchorage loss and the second due to orthodontic force or mechanical anchorage loss. All previous anchorage methods have been based on the assumption that molar anchorage loss is to be attributed solely to the mechanical force used to retract anterior teeth, and the new concept represents a paradigm shift of clinical significance. This book explores the pattern of upper molar growth in depth, highlights the physiologic significance of the curve of Spee, and analyzes the biomechanics of physiologic anchorage control. An anchorage control system that fully takes into account the latest conceptual insights is described and its clinical use and utility, examined.

Clinical Orthodontics: Current Concepts, Goals and Mechanics


Author: Ashok Karad
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 8131231682
Category: Medical
Page: 498
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This book is targeted for every Orthodontic professional - postgraduate students (residents), practicing orthodontists and academicians and is a contemporary reference for all undergraduate level dentistry students. The contents of the book have been based on its theme: Current concepts: dealing with the unique approach to diagnosis, treatment planning, treatment sequencing and execution of treatment in diverse clinical situations Goals: redefining orthodontic treatment goals in accordance with the current understanding of the science Mechanics: highlighting newer methods, unbiased treatment approach, and refined mechanics to produce high-quality results • Most comprehensive reference book covering a wide array of clinical concepts • Covers numerous well-documented clinical cases along with illustrations providing an excellent tool for the orthodontists to serve their patients better • Includes unique chapters like Digital imaging in orthodontics, Interdisciplinary orthodontics, Excellence in finishing, Functional goals in orthodontics, and Managing an orthodontic practice • Truly international standard book with a dynamic group of leading world-class clinicians, researchers, teachers and authors delivering cutting-edge information • Includes more the 2000 high-quality illustrations

Textbook of Orthodontics


Author: Gurkeerat Singh
Publisher: JP Medical Ltd
ISBN: 935152440X
Category: Medical
Page: 736
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The third edition of Textbook of Orthodontics is a fully updated, comprehensive and highly illustrated resource incorporating new information on the subject. New and updated information on topics such as cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) and digital models has been added, and the majority of chapters have been reorganised to present the subject matter in a clear and logical way. Extensive chapters on treatment methodology are presented with case reports to illustrate the results of various treatment modalities currently being practised. The chapter on cleft lip and palate has been revised to increase awareness amongst trainee dentists, in order to provide better care for those suffering with the disorder. The quality and quantity of the photographs has been increased, with nearly 1500 full colour images, 228 illustrations, and an accompanying DVD. Almost every element of text is accompanied by some form of illustration, making this edition of Textbook of Orthodontics a highly visual and easy-to-understand resource for undergraduates and trainees. Key Points Highly illustrated with over 1700 images, illustrations and tables Accompanying DVD-Rom Third edition Previous edition published 2008

Mosby's Dental Dictionary


Author: Elsevier,Mosby
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0323100139
Category: Medical
Page: 808
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A handy reference ideal for the entire dental team, Mosby's Dental Dictionary, 3rd Edition defines over 10,000 terms covering all areas of dentistry. Definitions include specialties such as endodontics, periodontics, surgery, and commonly used medical terms. Pocket sized and easy to carry, this edition includes over 300 illustrations and addresses new innovations, research, technology, and products. Extensive appendices provide quick access to the information you use every day, and a new companion website offers audio pronunciations plus videos and animations. "Being an A5 paperback, it is an excellent resource that can handily be carried around. I would highly recommend it to any student studying dentistry. It is also a good reference for other members of the dental team." Reviewed by: M. L. T. LO, Bristish Dental Journal, Date: Aug 2014 Over 300 illustrations clarify and enhance definitions. Bolded pronunciations indicate terms you can hear on the companion website. Practical appendices (in print and online) provide a reference to abbreviations, clinical oral structures, anesthesia color codes, implants, and more. Colored thumb tabs make it easy to locate definitions quickly. Portable size offers convenience as a chair-side or computer-side reference. A flexible cover provides durability. NEW illustrations include pathology, anatomy, dental materials, and radiology images, clarifying definitions and bringing terms to life. NEW companion website includes over 5,000 audio pronunciations, an expanded image collection, and videos and animations.

An Introduction to Orthodontics


Author: Laura Mitchell
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199594716
Category: Medical
Page: 311
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A long-established starting point for students new to orthodontics, An Introduction to Orthodontics has been fully updated for a new edition. Highly illustrated and thoughtfully supported by further reading and case studies, this student-friendly text is an essential reference and revision guide to orthodontics. This book is a also suitable for practicing dental clinicians who wish to refresh themselves on current theory and practice in the field.

Orthodontic Brackets

Selection, Placement and Debonding
Author: Haris Khan
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 9781508936275
Category:
Page: 284
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This book was authored to cater for all aspects of orthodontic brackets. The focus being to provide students with real time pictures of different brackets available in the market and to determine their behaviour in oral cavity and their appearance after debonding. The main emphasis being on three vital aspects viz; the selection, placement and debonding, this book has accordingly been designed to comprise these three sections. Real times of new and used brackets have been specifically included to provide the students a realistic insight of brackets.Care has been taken to ensure correlation of clinical situation and various bracket selection criterion

Mosby's Orthodontic Review


Author: Jeryl D. English,Sercan Akyalcin,Timo Peltomaki,Kate Litschel
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0323186971
Category: Medical
Page: 368
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With a concise, focused review of orthodontic concepts and current clinical information, including diagnosis, treatment planning, and clinical treatment, MOSBY'S ORTHODONTIC REVIEW is the resource you need to achieve the best results for success on competency examinations as well as excellent clinical outcomes. From foundational concepts to more subjective areas of treatment planning and clinical treatment, this book includes a wealth of information from distinguished educators, recent graduates, and practicing professionals to help you prepare for the NBDE, Part II and the ABO written and clinical examinations. This title includes additional digital media when purchased in print format. For this digital book edition, media content is not included. Content is designed to prepare you for the NBDE, Part II and the ABO written and clinical examinations to help you achieve the best results. Detailed illustrations provide a visual guide to conditions, techniques, diagnoses, key concepts, and more with case study photos that detail treatment from a patient’s initial exam to completion. Proven question and answer format covers the key information for each topic and helps prepare you for certification exams.

Self-ligating Brackets in Orthodontics

Current Concepts and Techniques
Author: Bjoern Ludwig,Dirk Bister
Publisher: Thieme
ISBN: 3131645016
Category: Medical
Page: 256
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Offering advantages in design, efficiency, treatment time, and retention, self-ligating brackets have become a major part of modern orthodontic practice. Self-Ligating Brackets in Orthodontics: Current Concepts and Techniques summarizes all information and clinical studies on these popular systems, integrating them with the authors' practical, hands-on experience. From materials and mechanics, to diagnostic and therapeutic principles, to step-by-step treatment techniques, the book is a visual guide and compendium to this groundbreaking field.Special Features: Provides more than 1,500 outstanding color photographs that show the sequence of steps for all procedures involving self-ligating brackets Objectively evaluates the advantages and disadvantages of commercially available self-ligating bracket systems to help you make the best choices for your patients Covers the full scope of treatment, including oral hygiene, adhesive techniques, biomechanics, aesthetic choices, retention and stability, and more Includes multiple case studies as well as information on risks and pitfalls, practical tips, and clinical pearls that aid in decision-making and reinforce every concept Written by a team of international specialists, this book is essential for all practitioners who want to keep up with the latest developments in self-ligating brackets, expand their services, and offer state-of-the-art treatment techniques. It will teach beginners how to use the method and experienced orthodontists how to successfully incorporate this highly popular technique into their practices.

Self-Ligation in Orthodontics


Author: Theodore Eliades,Nikolaos Pandis
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781444320961
Category: Medical
Page: 208
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Self-Ligation in Orthodontics is a major new text that reviews, analyses and clarifies the currently available peer-reviewed evidence on a number of applications of this technology, espousing diverse perspectives to make this a unique scientific resource on self-ligation. The book embraces all aspects of self-ligating brackets, extending from therapeutic outcome, to biomechanics, materials, and treatment manifestations. Each chapter addresses a specific question pertinent to the properties and clinical performance of self-ligating brackets including: force and moment generation during engagement; temporal variation of force in active self-ligating brackets; periodontal considerations and oral microbiota alterations; root resorption; treatment efficiency and associated dental effects. A work of substantial, thoughtful, and useful scholarship, Self-Ligation in Orthodontics will be a significant resource for clinicians and researchers in orthodontics, and related dental specialists. First comprehensive resource on self-ligation in orthodontics Surveys available peer-reviewed evidence Epitomizes the management of self-ligating treatment suggesting important treatment concepts and tips for the practicing clinician Includes diverse perspectives to provide a balanced and scholarly approach Richly illustrated with detailed color clinical images

Removable Partial Dentures

A Practitioners’ Manual
Author: Olcay Şakar
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3319205560
Category: Medical
Page: 286
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This clinical guide describes the latest developments in planning, materials, and techniques for successful fabrication of removable partial dentures (RPDs). The fabrication of RPDs is demonstrated in a simple and easy-to-understand format, with the aid of numerous color figures and video clips and scientific support on each page. Care has been taken to provide reliable guidance on all aspects of clinical practice relating to RPDs. Readers will find information on decision-making regarding treatment options, clasp-retained RPDs and esthetic solutions, attachments and double crown systems in RPDs, implant-assisted RPDs, maintenance and post-insertion problems for all types of RPDs, the role of RPDs in the management of temporomandibular disorders, re-establishing occlusal vertical dimension and maximal intercuspation.