Systemized Orthodontic Treatment Mechanics

Author: Richard P. McLaughlin,John C. Bennett,Hugo Trevisi

Publisher: Mosby Incorporated

ISBN: 9780323053143

Category: Medical

Page: 324

View: 6990

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.

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

View: 3544

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.

Straight Wire

The Concept and Appliance

Author: Lawrence F. Andrews

Publisher: L A Wells Company

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical

Page: 406

View: 2454


Smartclip Self-ligating Appliance System

Concept and Biomechanics

Author: Hugo Trevisi

Publisher: Mosby

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical

Page: 271

View: 8350

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

View: 3121

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.

Mosby's Dental Dictionary - E-Book

Author: Elsevier,Mosby

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323058442

Category: Medical

Page: 816

View: 5981

Designed for use by the entire dental team, Mosby's Dental Dictionary includes more than 10,000 terms and 300 full-color illustrations. Definitions include all areas of dentistry, basic, clinical and behavioral sciences, terms related to office management, and commonly used medical terms. Thoroughly revised and updated, this edition includes more terms, more pronunciations, and extensive appendices for quick, easy-to-use access to information used daily in the clinical setting. Full-color illustrations enhance definitions. Accuracy of entries is verified by an expert review board including dentists and dental hygienists. Colored thumb bleeds make it easy to locate definitions quickly. Extensive appendices provide useful information in a quick-access format. 800 new terms have been added, especially in the fields of oral surgery, anatomy, and pathology. More implant and pathology photos are included to visually depict additional conditions and equipment. 20% more pronunciations have been added to the companion CD-ROM, for a total of 5,200 pronunciations. Updated appendices include CDT-2007/2008 — the coding system from the American Dental Association (ADA), chemical agents for surface disinfection, and the ADA's guidelines for prescribing dental radiographs. Implant prosthetics appendix has been added. New consultants include implantologist Charles Babbush, a pioneer in the field of dental implants and an internationally acclaimed surgeon, teacher, and lecturer.

Textbook of Orthodontics

Author: Gurkeerat Singh

Publisher: JP Medical Ltd

ISBN: 935152440X

Category: Medical

Page: 736

View: 4362

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

Basic Guide to Orthodontic Dental Nursing

Author: Fiona Grist

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1444348272

Category: Medical

Page: 312

View: 5264

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.

Orthodontic Management of Uncrowded Class II Division 1 Malocclusion in Children

Author: John C. Bennett

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0723434263

Category: Medical

Page: 153

View: 1994

From an award-winning author, this concise and visual guide describes the two-phase treatment approach to the orthodontic management of children with uncrowded Class II division one malocclusion. In this widely accepted treatment method, a bionator (Andresen) appliance is used in phase one, followed in phase two by high quality preadjusted fixed appliances. Properly managed, and with correct case selection and timing, this system of treatment produces high-quality results, and can be the easiest route to a successful outcome in many patients. A new book by one of the most successful orthodontics authors in the world which offers a concise and easily assimilated account of the treatment of an important group of orthodontic patients. Describes the two phase treatment approach a functional appliance in phase one, and the latest and best in bracket and wire technology in phase two. This produces consistently high-quality results and is the easiest route to an ideal outcome in many patients. Stage by stage case histories enhance the readers understanding of the system. Lavishly illustrated with top-quality colour photographs and line diagrams. Has a focus on methods of optimising patient cooperation, a topic which is often overlooked. Discusses difficult situations where growth or cooperation levels are below expectations.

The Herbst Appliance

Research-based Clinical Management

Author: Hans Pancherz,Sabine Ruf

Publisher: Quintessence Publishing (IL)

ISBN: 9781850971696

Category: Medical

Page: 266

View: 3564

This is a research-based book on the clinical use of the Herbst appliance in the management of Class 2 malocclusions. Different clinical problems and questions are addressed in the light of the corresponding research existing. Thus, in contrast to other Class 2 alternative treatments, the Herbst appliance approach is based on scientific research.

Orthodontics in the Vertical Dimension

A Case-Based Review

Author: Thomas E. Southard,Steven D. Marshall,Laura L. Bonner

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118870212

Category: Medical

Page: 544

View: 1221

This case-based clinical text is an exhaustive review of orthodontic problems in the vertical dimension, with evidence-based guidelines for successful diagnosis and treatment. A total of 21 cases address dental deep bites, skeletal deep bites, dental open bites, skeletal open bites, and posterior open bites. Each case includes pretreatment, interim, and posttreatment orthodontic records, as well as references to provide a solid evidence base for decision making. Written with a clinical focus, Orthodontics in the Vertical Dimension is ideal for the practicing orthodontist and makes an excellent resource for residents in pursuit of board certification. Key Features * Detailed case-based scenarios for treatment of the spectrum of open bites and deep bites * Cases presented in question and answer format to encourage thought * 2500 clinical photographs and illustrations. "This is a great textbook, and I will use it in my classes. Highly organized and elaborately illustrated, the authors' work is inspired by problem-based learning and stimulates cognitive processes by encouraging critical thinking. Their text deserves a 'must read' category for orthodontic professionals of all ages." Dr. Jeryl D. English DDS, MS, Chairman and Graduate Program Director, Department of Orthodontics, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston "A terrific book for students of orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics, covering the vertical dimension and much more. A wide range of cases are presented, treatment plans are realistic, and the authors openly discuss complications encountered during treatment." Dr. Greg J. Huang, DMD, MSD, MPH Professor and Chair Department of Orthodontics, The University of Washington School of Dentistry "This comprehensive text prepares the reader in the context of a mini-residency with a question answer teaching style. Resident and experienced orthodontists can match their cases with fully worked up patients and alternative treatment options. Well written." Dr. Katherine L. Vig, BDS, MS, FDS, D.Orth Professor Emeritus and Former Head of Orthodontics, The Ohio State University College of Dentistry Related Titles Cone Beam Computed Tomography: Indications, Insights, and Innovations Sunil Kapila ISBN: 978-1-118-44848-9 Open-Bite Malocclusion: Treatment and Stability Edited by Guilherme Janson and Fabricio Valarelli ISBN: 978-1-118-33598-7

Self-ligating Brackets in Orthodontics

Current Concepts and Techniques

Author: Bjoern Ludwig,Dirk Bister

Publisher: Thieme

ISBN: 3131645016

Category: Medical

Page: 256

View: 7693

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.

Edgewise

Author: Earl W. Renfroe,Earl Wiley Renfroe

Publisher: Lea & Febiger

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical

Page: 494

View: 602


Orthodontic Brackets

Selection, Placement and Debonding

Author: Haris Khan

Publisher: CreateSpace

ISBN: 9781508936275

Category:

Page: 284

View: 6803

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

State-of-the-Art Orthodontics E-Book

Self-Ligating Appliances, Miniscrews and Second Molars Extraction

Author: Hugo Trevisi,Reginaldo C. Trevisi Zanelato

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0723437203

Category: Medical

Page: 240

View: 9526

Authored by experts of international renown, State-of-the-Art Orthodontics: Self-Ligating Appliances, Mini-Screws and Second Molars Extraction is lavishly illustrated throughout and explains the latest techniques in the management of Class II and III malocclusions including severe over-crowding. Places particular emphasis on the role of the ClarityTM Self-Ligating appliance – an esthetic device that also demonstrates excellent sliding biomechanics and allows use of low force levels and reduced treatment times. Authored by experts of international renown Lavish use of colour photography and artwork helps explain new concepts clearly Demonstrates the effective use of the ClarityTM Self-Ligating appliance, a device which contains all of the essential features of SmartClipTM but which also demonstrates greater patient acceptability and hence improvement in compliance Explains treatment options that show more predictable outcomes, good performance sliding biomechanics, the application of low force levels and reduced treatment times Ideal for orthodontists worldwide – whether qualified or in training

Self-Ligation in Orthodontics

Author: Theodore Eliades,Nikolaos Pandis

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781444320961

Category: Medical

Page: 208

View: 3844

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