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Current Approaches in Orthodontics


This book provides information on the current technological developments and new concepts in orthodontic treatment procedures. The main concepts of the book are scope innovations in accelerated tooth movement, new developments such as corticotomy, microperforations (MOP), piezosicion, photobiostimulation, laser in orthodontics, chemical agents, as well as complications and risks. The book contains interdisciplinary managements involving surgery first, cleft lip and palate therapy, orthognathic surgery, and obstructive sleep apnea. This internationally-recognized specialty is continuing to experience advancements in technology, instrumentation, and treatment methods.

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Current Approaches in OrthodonticsEdited by Belma Işık Aslan

Published: April 10th 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.73937

ISBN: 978-1-78985-182-3

Print ISBN: 978-1-78985-181-6

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83962-116-1

Copyright year: 2019

Books open for chapter submissions

11648 Total Chapter Downloads

5 Crossref Citations

3 Web of Science Citations

10 Dimensions Citations


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1. Introductory Chapter: Innovations in Orthodontics

By Belma Işık Aslan and Fatma Deniz Uzuner


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2. Ceramic Brackets Revisited

By Selma Elekdag-Türk and Hüdanur Yilmaz (née Huda Ebulkbash)


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3. Accelerated Orthodontics

By Anand K. Patil and Amrit Singh Maan


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4. The Role of Cytokines in Orthodontic Tooth Movement

By Amila Vujacic, Jasna Pavlovic and Aleksandra Konic-Ristic

Corrigendum to: The Role of Cytokines in Orthodontic Tooth Movement

By Amila Vujacic, Jasna Pavlovic and Aleksandra Konic-Ristic

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5. Advances in Orthodontic Tooth Movement: Gene Therapy and Molecular Biology Aspect

By Phimon Atsawasuwan and Sajjad Shirazi


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6. Micro-Osteoperforations

By Esra Bolat


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7. Stability of Diastemas Closure after Orthodontic Treatment

By Marcos Jimmy Carruitero Honores


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8. Current Approaches in Orthognathic Surgery

By Mustafa Sancar Atac


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9. Orthosurgical Correction of Severe Vertical Maxillary Excess: Gummy Smile

By Fayez Saleh and Wisam Al Hamadi


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10. Surgery First Approach

By Ayşe Gülşen


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11. Orthodontics in Relation with Alveolar Bone Grafting in CLP Patients

By Aslıhan Uzel


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12. Contemporary Treatment Approaches to Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome

By Handan Tuğçe Oğuz


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