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Journal of Orofacial Orthopedics / Fortschritte der Kieferorthopädie

Official Journal of the German Orthodontic Society / Offizielle Zeitschrift der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Kieferorthopädie

Journal of Orofacial Orthopedics / Fortschritte der Kieferorthopädie OnlineFirst articles

04.01.2019 | Original Article

Mechanical properties of multi-force vs. conventional NiTi archwires

Since they first came onto the orthodontics market, nickel–titanium (NiTi) archwires have been the archwires of choice for alignment phases and initial levelling because of their capacity to exert light and continuous forces over a wide range of …

03.01.2019 | Original Article

Premaxillary–maxillary suture development in the first trimester

An ultrasound study

Angle class III malocclusion is one of the most common malocclusions for children in China. This malformation can be etiologically summarized as maxillary deficiency, mandibular excess, or a combination of both. Maxillary deficiency accounts for a …

10.12.2018 | Original Article Open Access

Comparison of intraoral biofilm reduction on silver-coated and silver ion-implanted stainless steel bracket material

Biofilm reduction on silver ion-implanted bracket material

The formation of biofilm in the oral cavity is one of the major problems in dentistry [ 13 , 27 , 58 ]. Microorganisms trigger caries or periodontopathies, which represent the main conditions that require therapy in the field of dentistry [ 16 , 37 …,

09.11.2018 | Original Article

Sagittal skeletal correction using symphyseal miniplate anchorage systems

Success rates and complications

Anchorage can be achieved with various devices in orthodontics. Being well accepted by patients and able to stand orthopedic forces of high magnitudes, miniplates can be used in the treatment of skeletal deficiencies in growing patients.

10.10.2018 | Original Article

Effect of arch wire size on orthodontic reverse closing loop and retraction force in canine tooth distalization

Three-dimensional finite element analysis

The mechanic effects of orthodontic closing loops at both the dentoalveolar and skeletal level are very important in orthodontics [ 6 ]. There are many laboratory and clinical studies evaluating the orthodontic forces applied to teeth by …

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Die Zeitschrift „Journal of Orofacial Orthopedics / Fortschritte der Kieferorthopädie“ informiert kompetent und aktuell Kieferorthopäden und kieferorthopädisch arbeitende Zahnärzte in Klinik und Praxis über Ergebnisse der experimentellen und klinischen Forschung des Fachgebiets. Alle Beiträge durchlaufen ein Peer-Review und erscheinen ausschließlich auf Englisch mit einem zusätzlichen deutschen Abstract.

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