Evaluating the prevalence of orthodontic treatments — including one-phase vs. two-phase orthodontic treatment and the use of different retainers among dental students nationwide.
Relationship of Lower Lingual Holding Arch Treatment In Regards to Angular Changes and Incidents of Impaction of Second Molars
Goal: to see if mixed dentition orthodontic treatment with an adjustable LLHA exhibits increased impaction incidence and angular discrepancies compared to the control and passive LLHA appliances.
Currently, there exists a decision tree diagnostic tool to guide clinicians through the Diagnostic Criteria for Temporomandibular Disorders; however, there is a need for a more accessible and user friendly diagnostic tool. We designed a new, checklist-style diagnostic tool with these goals in mind, and in this study, we compared the use of our new tool with the use of the pre-existing decision tree tool.
Assessment of Short and Long-Term Changes of the Hard and Soft Tissue of the Face with Miniscrew-Assisted Rapid Maxillary Palatal Expanders
A study to evaluate the short-term and long-term changes of the hard and soft tissues of the face after microimplant-assisted expansion.