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Issues in Contemporary Orthodontics

Edited by Farid Bourzgui

University of Hassan II Casablanca

Issues in Contemporary Orthodontics is a contribution to the ongoing debate in orthodontics, a discipline of continuous evolution, drawing from new technology and collective experience, to better meet the needs of students, residents, and practitioners of orthodontics. The book provides a comprehensive view of the major issues in orthodontics that have featured in recent debates. Abroad variety of topics is covered, including the impact of malocclusion, risk management and treatment, and innovation in orthodontics.

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Issues in Contemporary OrthodonticsEdited by Farid Bourzgui

Published: September 3rd 2015

DOI: 10.5772/58745

ISBN: 978-953-51-2161-9

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-7253-6

Copyright year: 2015

Books open for chapter submissions

25690 Total Chapter Downloads

25 Crossref Citations

22 Web of Science Citations

42 Dimensions Citations


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1. A Comparative Study of Reproducibility, Reliability and Accuracy in Measuring Mesiodistal Tooth Size Using Four Different Methods — 2D Digital, 3D CBCT, 3D Segmented and 3D Intraoral Scanner Method

By Vanessa Paredes, Beatriz Tarazona, Natalia Zamora, Yanira Hernandez, Verónica San José and Jose Luis Gandia


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2. Prevalence of Malocclusion in Brazil and Associated Factors Among Adolescents 15-19 Years Old

By Rafael da Silveira Moreira, Mônica Regina Barros de Moura and Edyellem Virginia Cavalcante Mangueira


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3. Impact of Malocclusions on Quality of Life from Childhood to Adulthood

By Raquel Gonçalves Vieira-Andrade, Saul Martins de Paiva and Leandro Silva Marques


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4. Study of the Relationship of Smile Esthetics Between Torque and Dental Arch Width of Posterior Teeth in Orthodontics

By Gaastra Carolin, Zamora Natalia, Paredes Vanessa, Tarazona Beatriz and Jose Luis Gandía


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5. Caries Risk and Prevention in Orthodontic Patients

By Anas H. Al-Mulla


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6. Prevention, Diagnosis and Treatment of Caries and Non- Carious Lesions in Orthodontic Patients

By Andréa Cristina Barbosa da Silva, Diego Romário da Silva, Ana Marly Araújo Maia, Pierre Andrade Pereira de Oliveira, Daniela Correia Cavalcante Souza and Fábio Correia Sampaio


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7. Effect of Allergy on Root Resorption Induced by Orthodontic Tooth Movement

By Hideki Ioi, Mizuho A. Kido, Naohisa Murata, Masato Nishioka, Mikari Asakawa, Ryusuke Muroya and Ichiro Takahashi


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8. Wisdom Teeth (Third Molars) and Orthodontics — A State-ofthe- Art Analysis and Prediction of Eruption

By Farid Bourzgui, Hakima Aghoutan and Samir Diouny


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9. 3D Scanning, Imaging, and Printing in Orthodontics

By Emilia Taneva, Budi Kusnoto and Carla A. Evans


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10. A New Protocol of Tweed-Merrifield Directional Force Technology Using Micro-Implant Anchorage (M.I.A.)

By Jong-Moon Chae


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11. Class III High Angle Malocclusion Treated with Orthodontic Camouflage (MEAW Therapy)

By Paulo Beltrão


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12. Craniomandibular Disorders and the Choice of Mandibular Reference Position in Orthodontic Treatment

By Farid Bourzgui, Hakima Aghoutan and Samir Diouny


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13. Specificities of Adult Orthodontics

By Mourad Sebbar, Nassiba Fatene, Asmaa El Mabrak, Narjisse Laslami, Zouhair Abidine and Zakaria Bentahar


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