messages.RevistaAutores: Corpo Editorial,
Thank you very much!
For the past 6 years, I have been editor-in-chief of this journal, and this will be my last text in this position. Editorials are free texts, and after 33 of them focused on discussing scientific methodologies, explaining the need for changes1-3 and promoting the growth of this journal4 and of...
Autores: David Normando,
An interview with Mario Polo
I got acquainted to Dr. Mario Polo a couple of years ago through Dr. Mucha, who forwarded me an e-mail of Dr. Polo in which he demonstrated interest in sharing his knowledge on Botox treatment for gummy smiles in São Paulo, on a trip where he was accompanying his son. I thought that was an...
Autores: Mario Polo,
RAPID MAXILLARY EXPANSION IMPROVES HEARING IN PATIENTS WITH HEARING LOSS
Rapid maxillary expansion (ERM) is an orthopedic procedure consecrated in the world’s Orthodontics. The benefits that come from it go beyond simply obtaining space for teeth accommodation. It is currently known that with ERM, changes occur in all neighboring facial structures such as:...
Autores: Matheus Melo Pithon,
“Maxillary lateral incisor partial anodontia sequence”: a clinical entity with epigenetic origin
The relationship between maxillary lateral incisor anodontia and the palatal displacement of unerupted maxillary canines cannot be considered as a multiple tooth abnormality with defined genetic etiology in order to be regarded as a “syndrome”. Neither were the involved genes identified and...
Autores: Alberto Consolaro, Renata Bianco Consolaro, Mauricio Almeida Cardoso,
messages.RevistaAutores: Unerupted teeth, Impacted canines, Partial anodontia, Conical teeth,
Comparison of airway dimensions in skeletal Class I malocclusion subjects with different vertical facial patterns
Objective: The aim of this study was to compare upper airway widths among skeletal Class I malocclusion subjects with different vertical facial patterns. Methods: The sample included a total of 99 lateral cephalograms of post pubertal individuals (18.19 ± 1.76 years old). The vertical facial...
Autores: Carlos Flores Mir, Marcos J. Carruitero, Ana Paula Flores-Blancas,
messages.RevistaAutores: Upper airway, Vertical facial pattern, McNamara analysis, Vert index,
Plaque index and gingival index during rapid maxillary expansion of patients with unilateral cleft lip and palate
Objective: To assess, during rapid maxillary expansion, the plaque index (PI) and the gingival index (GI) of patients with unilateral cleft lip and palate(UCLP) using Hyrax (HX) or inverted mini-Hyrax (IMHX) rapid maxillary expanders (RME) considering patients’ sex and age. Methods: PI (Quigley...
Autores: Dauro Douglas Oliveira, Rodrigo Villamarim Soares, Maria Olívia Rocha, Fernando Oliveira Costa, Laíze Rosa Pires, Amanda Rafaela Diniz,
messages.RevistaAutores: Maxillary expansion, Cleft lip and palate, Plaque index, Gingival index,
Efficiency of compensatory orthodontic treatment of mild Class III malocclusion with two different bracket systems
Objective: The purpose of this study was to assess the efficiency of compensatory orthodontic treatment of patients with mild Class III malocclusion with two preadjusted bracket systems. Method: Fifty-six matched patients consecutively treated for mild Class III malocclusion through compensatory...
Autores: David Normando, Carlos Flores Mir, Mônica L. C. Aragón, Lívia M. Bichara, Guilherme Almeida,
messages.RevistaAutores: Orthodontic brackets, Orthodontic appliances, Malocclusion, Angle Class III,
Distances between mandibular posterior teeth and the WALA ridge in Peruvians with normal occlusion
Objective: The purposes of this investigation were to determine the horizontal distances between the mandibular posterior teeth and the WALA ridge in a sample of Peruvians with normal occlusion and to compare them by tooth type, sex, arch side, and age groups. Methods: 65 dental casts of...
Autores: Marcos J. Carruitero, Carla Y. Kong Zárate, Will A. Andrews,
messages.RevistaAutores: Mandibular posterior teeth, WALA ridge, Peruvian, Normal occlusion,
Stability of beta-titanium T-loop springs preactivated by gradual curvature
Objective: Evaluate changes in the force system of T-Loop Springs (TLS) preactivated by curvature, due to stress relaxation. Methods: Ninety TLSs measuring 6 x 10 mm, produced out with 0.017 x 0.025-in TMA® wire and preactived by gradual curvature, were randomly distributed into nine groups...
Autores: Lídia Parsekian Martins, Renato Parsekian Martins, Sergei Godeiro Fernandes Rabelo Caldas, Roberto Soares Da Silva Júnior, Marcela Emílio De Araújo, Marília Regalado Galvão,
messages.RevistaAutores: orthodontics, Orthodontic wires, Tooth movement,
Digital models: How can dental arch form be verified chairside?
Introduction: Plaster dental casts are routinely used during clinical practice to access maxillary dental arch form and assist on fabrication of individualized orthodontic archwires. Recently introduced, digital model technology may offer a limitation for the obtainment of a dental physical...
Autores: Telma Martins Araújo, Emanuel Braga, Alana Tavares,
messages.RevistaAutores: orthodontics, Dental arch, 3D imaging, Computer generated.,
Nonsurgical treatment for a severe anterior and lateral open bite and multiple congenitally missing teeth: a case report with 4-year follow-up
This case report describes the treatment of a severe anterior and lateral open bite combined with multiple congenitally missing teeth. A 10-year-old girl presented with an open gonial angle, absence of lip sealing, and soft tissue pogonion retrusion. She had an open bite of 8.5 mm, agenesis of...
Autores: Cátia Cardoso Abdo Quintão, Lívia Kelly Ferraz Nunes, Ione Helena Portela Brunharo, Renato Barcellos Rédua, Ana Paula Abdo Quintão,
messages.RevistaAutores: Anodontia, Orthodontic appliances, Open bite,
Compensatory Class III malocclusion treatment associated with mandibular canine extractions
Skeletal Class III malocclusions are ideally treated with orthodontic-surgical approaches. However, if there are no significantsoft tissue implications and the patient does not want to undergo orthognatic surgery, other treatment options may be considered.The current case report describes a...
Autores: Guilherme Janson, Olga Benário Vieira Maranhão,
messages.RevistaAutores: orthodontics, Corrective, Class III malocclusion, Canine extraction,
High-intensity laser application in Orthodontics
Introduction: In dental practice, low-level laser therapy (LLLT) and high-intensity laser therapy (HILT) are mainly used for dental surgery and biostimulation therapy. Within the Orthodontic specialty, while LLLT has been widely used to treat pain associated with orthodontic movement, accelerate...
Autores: Lincoln Issamu Nojima, Eduardo Franzotti Sant’anna, Mônica Tirre De Souza Araújo, Mariana Marquezan, Amanda Carneiro Da Cunha, Bruno Lopes Da Silveira,
messages.RevistaAutores: Oral Surgery, Orthodontics, Laser therapy,