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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

19.09.2017 | Original Article

Effects of toothpastes on white spot lesions around orthodontic brackets using quantitative light-induced fluorescence (QLF)

An in vitro study

White spot lesions (WSLs) are one of the most common complications during orthodontic treatment with fixed orthodontic appliances [ 27 ]. Attachments create stagnant areas for plaque retention, complicate oral hygiene, and limit natural …

14.09.2017 | Original Article

Influence of anthropometry, TMD, and sex on molar bite force in adolescents with and without orthodontic needs

During chewing, mandible elevation and lowering movements are centrally determined and modulated by receptors found in the periodontium, temporomandibular joints, tongue, mucosa, tendons, and muscle spindles of elevator muscles, all of which play …

14.09.2017 | Original Article Open Access

Metal release profiles of orthodontic bands, brackets, and wires: an in vitro study

The metallic components presently used in orthodontic treatment differ substantially with respect to their composition and characteristics, reflecting the different physical and mechanical properties required. The introduction of nickel–titanium …

21.07.2017 | Original Article

Precision of guided scanning procedures for full-arch digital impressions in vivo

Taking digital impressions with intraoral scanning systems is a rapidly advancing technology allowing the direct three-dimensional rendering of the dental arch [ 1 , 2 ]. Compared to conventional impression techniques, digital impressions may be …

28.06.2017 | Original Article

Effect of orthognathic surgery on profile esthetics in Class II:1 malocclusions

Severe Class II malocclusions in adult patients often require a combined orthodontic/orthognathic treatment approach [ 25 , 27 , 35 ]. The self-perception of esthetic impairment by patients is a major factor involved in the decision to undergo such …

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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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