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Effect Of Craniofacial Growth Pattern On Head Posture, Burak Kale, Muhammed Hilmi Buyukcavus 2020 Department of Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Antalya Bilim University, Antalya, Turkey

Effect Of Craniofacial Growth Pattern On Head Posture, Burak Kale, Muhammed Hilmi Buyukcavus

Journal of Dentistry Indonesia

Head posture refers to the upright position of the head of a standing or sitting subject. The literature reports that head posture is affected by many factors. Objective: To evaluate differences in head posture according to craniofacial growth pattern. Methods: A total of 163 individuals (83 females and 80 males) were included in this study. Patients were divided into three groups according to ANB angle as Class I, Class II, and Class III, and each group was divided further into three subgroups according to SN/GoGn angle as hyperdivergent, normodivergent, and hypodivergent. The patients were compared in terms of head ...


Effect Of Salivary Ph On Water Absorption And Solubility Of Enhanced Resin- Modified Glass Ionomer, Yosi Kusuma Eriwati, Muhammad Dhiaulfikri, Ellyza Herda 2020 Department of Dental Material Science, Faculty of Dentistry, Universitas Indonesia, Jakarta, 10430, Indonesia

Effect Of Salivary Ph On Water Absorption And Solubility Of Enhanced Resin- Modified Glass Ionomer, Yosi Kusuma Eriwati, Muhammad Dhiaulfikri, Ellyza Herda

Journal of Dentistry Indonesia

The influence of immersion period and liquid pH on water absorption capacity and solubility of the resin-modified glass ionomer cement (RMGIC) raises the question of whether the critical pH of hydroxyapatite and fluoroapatite influences the water absorption capacity and solubility of enhanced resin-modified glass ionomer (ERMGI). Objective: This study was designed to investigate the effects of immersion periods and various pH levels of artificial saliva on the water absorption and solubility of RMGIC and ERMGI. Methods: Fifty-four disc-shaped specimens (15 mm x 1 mm) of enhanced RMGI (ACTIVATM BioACTIVE-RESTORATIVE, Pulpdent, Watertown, MA, USA) and 54 disc-shaped specimens (15 mm x ...


Trimming And Ph Effects On Nickel Ion Release From Stainless Steel Crowns Of Primary Teeth, Milad Arab-Nozari, Mohammad Shokrzadeh, Nastaran Zamehran, Jamshid Yazdani Charati, Azam Nahvi 2020 Department of Toxicology and Pharmacology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Islamic Azad University, Ayatollah Amoli Branch, Amol, Iran.

Trimming And Ph Effects On Nickel Ion Release From Stainless Steel Crowns Of Primary Teeth, Milad Arab-Nozari, Mohammad Shokrzadeh, Nastaran Zamehran, Jamshid Yazdani Charati, Azam Nahvi

Journal of Dentistry Indonesia

Objective: Stainless steel crowns (SSCs) are preformed metal crowns used to restore severely decayed primary teeth. The aim of this study is to evaluate the effects of pH changes and SSC margin trimming on nickel release in artificial saliva solution. Methods: A total of 90 SSCs were divided into three groups and placed in 35 ml of artificial saliva of pH 6.8, 5, and 3.5. Another group consisting 30 SSCs with trimmed margins was placed in saliva of pH 6.8. All SSCs were incubated at 37°C. The concentration of released nickel was assessed on days 1 ...


Comparative Evaluation Of Apical Extrusion Debris And Irrigant During Calcium Hydroxide Removal And Endodontic Instrumentation Using Three Types Of Instrumentation Systems, Selen İnce Yusufoğlu, Esma Saricam 2020 Department of Endodontics, Faculty of Dentistry , Ankara Yıldırım Beyazıt University, Ankara, Turkey

Comparative Evaluation Of Apical Extrusion Debris And Irrigant During Calcium Hydroxide Removal And Endodontic Instrumentation Using Three Types Of Instrumentation Systems, Selen İnce Yusufoğlu, Esma Saricam

Journal of Dentistry Indonesia

Many root canal preparation techniques and instruments produce apically extruded materials to a certain extent depending on the preparation system adopted. The extrusion of debris from the apical foramen during chemomechanical preparation may cause postoperative pain and failure of endodontic treatment. Objective: This study evaluates the differences in the apical extrusion of debris and calcium hydroxide (CH) during endodontic instrumentation by using Reciproc Blue (RB), WaveOne Gold (WOG), and F6 Skytaper (F6). Methods: Six experimental study groups (n = 13) were established. The root canal procedures for all groups were prepared with different methods: Group I: One Shape (OS) instrumentation, CH ...


Reliability Of Panoramic Radiography For Vertical Facial Pattern Assessment, Waqar Jeelani, Maheen Ahmed, Shakeel Ahmed 2020 Department of Orthodontics, Bakhtawar Amin Medical and Dental College, Multan, Pakistan

Reliability Of Panoramic Radiography For Vertical Facial Pattern Assessment, Waqar Jeelani, Maheen Ahmed, Shakeel Ahmed

Journal of Dentistry Indonesia

The orthopantomogram (OPG) is a common dental screening radiograph that has multiple implications. However, lateral cephalogram is the investigation of choice for the assessment of vertical facial pattern. Objective: The aim of the current study was to investigate the validity of an OPG parameter i.e. panoramic gonial angle (PGoA) for the assessment of the vertical facial pattern. Methods: A cross-sectional study was conducted on the pretreatment OPG and lateral cephalograms of 200 orthodontic patients aged 15-40 years. The PGoA was measured on both sides and an average was used for statistical analysis. The Pearson’s correlations of PGoA were ...


Evaluation Of Maxillary Impacted Teeth And Their Relationship With Adjacent Teeth And Anatomic Structures With Cone Beam Computed Tomography, Emre Köse, Emin Murat Canger 2020 Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology, Faculty of Dentistry, Aydin Adnan Menderes University, Aydin, Turkey

Evaluation Of Maxillary Impacted Teeth And Their Relationship With Adjacent Teeth And Anatomic Structures With Cone Beam Computed Tomography, Emre Köse, Emin Murat Canger

Journal of Dentistry Indonesia

Objective: This study aimed to examine the cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) images of impacted maxillary canines and mesiodentes. Methods: This retrospective radiographic study was performed on 177 patients with 200 impacted maxillary canines and 12 mesiodentes. Using CBCT images, the unilateral/bilateral occurrence, presence of root dilaceration, mesio-distal and buccopalatal location, impaction condition, contact region of adjacent teeth, presence and degree of root resorption of adjacent teeth, dental follicle width, closest distance to the nasal cavity, nasopalatinal canal, and maxillary sinus were assessed. For mesiodentes, the types, follicle width, direction, and relationship with anatomical structures were evaluated. Results: No ...


Inflammatory Cytokine Expression Of Immune Cells On Exposure To Invisalign® Material: An In Vitro Pilot Study, Alaina M. Allen 2020 University of Nebraska Medical Center

Inflammatory Cytokine Expression Of Immune Cells On Exposure To Invisalign® Material: An In Vitro Pilot Study, Alaina M. Allen

Theses & Dissertations

The purpose of this study is to characterize the inflammatory cytokines that are expressed in peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMCs) and THP-1 monocytes exposed to Invisalign® aligner material in vitro. Invisalign® material was ground into particles, soaked in artificial saliva, and the eluate was collected. Commercially available cryopreserved pooled and individual human PBMCs and THP-1 monocytes were cultured with Invisalign® material eluate and positive (lipopolysaccharide) and negative controls. The supernatants were collected and used with a BioLegend LEGENDplexmulti-analyte flow assay, a sandwich enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA), to identify the expression of TNF-α, IL-6, IL-8, IL-10, IFN-γ, IL-1β, and IL-12p70 ...


Outcomes Of Unilateral Alveolar Clefts Grafted Using Recombinant Human Bone Morphogenetic Protein-2: A Retrospective Volumetric Analysis Using Cbct, Landon Robert Peterson 2020 University of Nebraska Medical Center

Outcomes Of Unilateral Alveolar Clefts Grafted Using Recombinant Human Bone Morphogenetic Protein-2: A Retrospective Volumetric Analysis Using Cbct, Landon Robert Peterson

Theses & Dissertations

Purpose of this study is to evaluate the success rates of secondary alveolar grafts using recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein with CBCT and to evaluate the effects of several variables on these outcomes. After our inclusion/exclusion criteria, records of 24 patients receiving secondary alveolar grafts at the University of Nebraska Medical Center were evaluated. Pre-graft and 6-month post-graft cleft volumes were measured using ITK-SNAP 3.8.0 software to determine a percent residual defect following surgery. Of the 24 patients, one was excluded as the graft surgery was deemed a failure. The patients’ gender, age, side of cleft, cleft ...


Stress Relaxation In Orthodontic Aligner Plastics; An In Vitro Comparison Study, Kristopher J. Keller 2020 University of Nebraska Medical Center

Stress Relaxation In Orthodontic Aligner Plastics; An In Vitro Comparison Study, Kristopher J. Keller

Theses & Dissertations

The purpose of this study was to ascertain if repeated stresses from extension cycling would result in accumulated damage in aligner materials and affect force delivery. A secondary goal was to identify potential differences in mechanical behavior present among orthodontic aligner polymers. Four thermoplastic polymers (Essix ACE, Taglus, Zendura, and Zendura FLX) were thermoformed, cut into strips, and extension cycled to 0.4 millimeters in a 37C water bath. Force decay, maximum and minimum force, and elastic modulus were measured during cycling. Additional samples were subjected to controlled tension until failure, allowing the measurement of yield strength, ultimate strength ...


Non-Surgical Correction Of Craniofacial Microsomia With Occlusal Plane Canting, Tzu-Pin Su, Huei-Mei Tsai, Chia-Yi Pan, Yuen-Yung Tsang, Yu-Ling Cheng 2020 Dr. Su’s Teamwork Orthodontic Center, Taipei, Taiwan

Non-Surgical Correction Of Craniofacial Microsomia With Occlusal Plane Canting, Tzu-Pin Su, Huei-Mei Tsai, Chia-Yi Pan, Yuen-Yung Tsang, Yu-Ling Cheng

Taiwanese Journal of Orthodontics

An adult woman suffered moderate complications of cranio-facial microsomia (CFM) with different severity on both sides of the face. This anomaly leads to short ramal height, condylar pathology, chin deviation and facial asymmetry. The malformed dental arch, open bite and severe canting of the occlusal plane were the reasons for the patient to request the therapy. Orthodontic treatment was performed with pre-adjusted edgewise system assisted by temporal anchorage devices (TADs). These modalities were executed through leveling of the occlusal plane. The improvement was noticed for both better oral function and esthetics.


Vertical Maxillary Excess Complicated With Mutilated Dentition Treated By An Interdisciplinary Approach, Shao-Ching Su, Huei-Mei Tsai, Ming-Jeaun Su, Yi-Min Liu 2020 Dr. Su’s Teamwork Orthodontic Center, Taipei, Taiwan

Vertical Maxillary Excess Complicated With Mutilated Dentition Treated By An Interdisciplinary Approach, Shao-Ching Su, Huei-Mei Tsai, Ming-Jeaun Su, Yi-Min Liu

Taiwanese Journal of Orthodontics

Vertical skeletal dysplasia can lead to excessive lower facial height and maxillary teeth elongation with gum exposure. Patients usually have long face, steep mandibular plane angle, usually with mandibular retrognathism. The clinical manifestations include narrow nose, narrow upper dental arch, excessive incisal display, a significant backward and downward rotated mandible as well as vertical maxillary excess (VME). Traditional classifications which mainly based on sagittal jaw relation is inadequate in describing the vertical skeletal discrepancy. The patient also suffered from multiple missing posterior teeth, that requires an interdisciplinary dental care. The main treatment objectives are to normalize overjet and overbite, improve ...


Surgery First And Atypical Extraction For A Skeletal Class Iii With Severe Anterior Open Bite And Severe Crowding— Three-Year Stability, Sutthinee Ruschasetkul, Thatchawee Borikanphanitphaisan, Yi-Chin Wang 2020 Graduate Institute of Dental and Craniofacial science, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan

Surgery First And Atypical Extraction For A Skeletal Class Iii With Severe Anterior Open Bite And Severe Crowding— Three-Year Stability, Sutthinee Ruschasetkul, Thatchawee Borikanphanitphaisan, Yi-Chin Wang

Taiwanese Journal of Orthodontics

This case report features a successful combined surgical-orthodontic treatment of a patient with skeletal Class III malocclusion with severe anterior open bite and severe mandibular crowding. Clinical examination revealed concave profile with long-face deformity caused by retrognathic maxilla and excessive vertical growth of mandible, maxillary crowding despite absence of maxillary first premolars, mandibular incisor retroclination, deep curve of Spee, and blocked-out mandibular canines. The treatment involved surgery-first approach with extraction of lower right first premolar and atypical extraction of lower left canine due to its poor periodontal support. Harmonized facial profile, pleasing smile, good occlusal interdigitation as well as skeletal ...


Clinical Effectiveness Of Using Clear Aligners In Orthodontic Treatment, Chih-Ling Lin, Yi-Chin Wang, Yuh-Jia Hsieh, Yun-Fang Chen, Yu-Chih Wang 2020 Department of Craniofacial Orthodontics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan

Clinical Effectiveness Of Using Clear Aligners In Orthodontic Treatment, Chih-Ling Lin, Yi-Chin Wang, Yuh-Jia Hsieh, Yun-Fang Chen, Yu-Chih Wang

Taiwanese Journal of Orthodontics

Purpose: To assess the clinical treatment effectiveness of clear aligners in orthodontic tooth movements.

Methods: The database of Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials, Embase, PubMed, Web of Science, and Scopus were searched from Jan 2015 to Jan 2020. The National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence assessment tool was used for the methodological quality of included studies.

Results: The literature review yielded 166 articles after removal of duplicates, and an additional 2 articles were included from hand search of the bibliographies of included articles and relevant reviews. Fifteen studies were included in the systematic review. One study was randomized ...


Effect Of Angular Insertion Of Orthodontic Miniscrews On Primary Stability, Prajak Jariyapongpaiboon, Jirawan Chartpitak 2020 Dental Department, Rajavithi Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand

Effect Of Angular Insertion Of Orthodontic Miniscrews On Primary Stability, Prajak Jariyapongpaiboon, Jirawan Chartpitak

Taiwanese Journal of Orthodontics

Purpose: Infrazygomatic crest (IZC) miniscrews have useful clinical applications. They are applied with angular insertion to the bone surface. However, appropriate angles for the maximum stability of the miniscrew have not yet been well documented. This study aimed to compare the primary stability of different angles of orthodontic miniscrew insertion by analyzing maximum insertion torque (MIT) and pull out strength (PS).

Materials and methods: Sixty miniscrew implants were divided into 3 groups which underwent different angular insertion, with 20 samples in each group. Three pairs of bearing devices were constructed with an angulation of 30, 40 or 50 degrees. An ...


Persistent Palatal Hypertrophy Associated With Rapid Maxillary Expansion Procedure: Report Of A Rare Case, Mehmet Melih Omezli, Damla Torul, Tolunay Avci 2020 Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, Ordu University, Ordu, Turkey

Persistent Palatal Hypertrophy Associated With Rapid Maxillary Expansion Procedure: Report Of A Rare Case, Mehmet Melih Omezli, Damla Torul, Tolunay Avci

BioMedicine

Maxillary transversal deficiency (MTD) is a common skeletal problem. If not treated on time, MTD evolve to a more complex malocclusion. This problem can affect facial growth and development. Rapid maxillary expansion (RME) procedure frequently used for the management. This technique is usually successful in young individuals but as the age advances and the articulations of the maxilla with surrounding facial bones get more rigid, it becomes ineffective. Undesirable side effects or results have been reported after use of RME in skeletally mature patients such as buccal tipping of posterior teeth, extrusion, periodontal tissue recession, fenestration of buccal cortex, necrosis ...


Nanomaterials And Nanorobotics In Dentistry: A Review, Yelda Kasimoglu, Derya Tabakcilar, Zeynep A. Guclu, Seiko Yamamoto-Nemoto, Elif B. Tuna, Bugra Ozen, Tamer Tuzuner, Gökhan Ince 2020 Istanbul University, Faculty of Dentistry, Department of Pedodontics, Istanbul, Turkey,

Nanomaterials And Nanorobotics In Dentistry: A Review, Yelda Kasimoglu, Derya Tabakcilar, Zeynep A. Guclu, Seiko Yamamoto-Nemoto, Elif B. Tuna, Bugra Ozen, Tamer Tuzuner, Gökhan Ince

Journal of Dentistry Indonesia

Nanotechnology is a branch of science focusing on the manipulation of materials measured on the nanoscale (size = 1–100 nm). Recent advances in the field of nanodentistry have resulted in the development of alternative treatment plans for common dental problems, bringing about a paradigm shift in dentistry. Nanorobots, also known as “nanites” or “nanomachines,” are theoretical microscopic devices that may be used for the diagnosis and treatment of oral health problems. This paper aims to discuss the latest innovations in the field of nanodentistry.


Treatment Of A Class I Malocclusion With Severe Crowding Using Passive Self-Ligating Brackets, Agita Pramustika, Retno Widayati 2020 Orthodontics Residency Program, Faculty of Dentistry, Universitas Indonesia, Jakarta 10430, Indonesia

Treatment Of A Class I Malocclusion With Severe Crowding Using Passive Self-Ligating Brackets, Agita Pramustika, Retno Widayati

Journal of Dentistry Indonesia

Presently, dental crowding is the most common problem among orthodontic patients. The prevalence of crowding in the dental arch is significantly increased in modern dentitions, and it is the most common reason why patients pursue orthodontic treatment. Objective: To report an advanced bracket systems, namely self-ligating brackets, to increase the efficacy of orthodontic treatment especially in patients with severe crowding. Case Report: A 22-year-old female patient presented with severe crowding of the maxillary and mandibular arches. In the upper arch, both second premolars were palatally positioned; in the lower arch, the lower right canine was lingually positioned and the lower ...


Effect Of Short- And Long-Term Use Of Home And In-Office Bleaching With Carbamide Peroxide And Hydrogen Peroxide On Enamel Microhardness, Nazila Ameli, Niloofar Kianvash Rad, Farzane Nikpour, Raheb Ghorbani, Shadi Mohebi 2020 Department of Orthodontics, Dental School, Semnan University of Medical Sciences, Semnan, Iran

Effect Of Short- And Long-Term Use Of Home And In-Office Bleaching With Carbamide Peroxide And Hydrogen Peroxide On Enamel Microhardness, Nazila Ameli, Niloofar Kianvash Rad, Farzane Nikpour, Raheb Ghorbani, Shadi Mohebi

Journal of Dentistry Indonesia

Bleaching is a well-known esthetic dental treatment performed to lighten the tooth shade. Among different cosmetic dental procedures, including direct and indirect tooth-colored restorations, bleaching is likely the most conservative approach. Bleaching has been accepted well by patients and proven as a safe and effective approach. Objective: Tooth bleaching can be conducted at home or in offices. This study was performed to compare the enamel microhardness before bleaching and one and eight weeks after the application of different bleaching agents. Methods: Forty human premolars were randomly divided into four groups, and their buccal surface underwent a Vickers microhardness test before ...


Direct Composite Resin Restoration Of Anterior Maxillary Teeth And Esthetic Smile Design: A Case Report, Christina Widya Nugrohowati, Wignyo Hadriyanto, Tunjung Nugraheni 2020 Department of Conservative Dentistry, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Yogyakarta 55281, Indonesia

Direct Composite Resin Restoration Of Anterior Maxillary Teeth And Esthetic Smile Design: A Case Report, Christina Widya Nugrohowati, Wignyo Hadriyanto, Tunjung Nugraheni

Journal of Dentistry Indonesia

Dental esthetic complex involves more than one caries with malformed shape and malposition. Dental trauma most commonly affects maxillary anterior teeth, and subsequently affects the esthetics, functions, and psychological well-being of the individual. Composite resins have become an integral part of contemporary restorative and minimally invasive dentistry. Objective: To summarize the successful use of direct composite resin restoration in the management of a 29-year old male patient. Case Report: A 29-year old male patient presenting with multiple secondary caries and crown fractures in the anterior maxillary teeth, resulting in an unaesthetic smile. Comprehensive esthetic dental treatment was carried out. The ...


Segmental Maxillomandibular Rotational Advancement To Correct Obstructive Sleep Apnea In A Patient Skeletal Class Ii Malocclusion - A Case Report, Yea-Ling Yang, Sam Sheng-Pin Hsu, Clement Cheng-Hui Lin 2020 Department of Dentistry, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Keelung, Taiwan

Segmental Maxillomandibular Rotational Advancement To Correct Obstructive Sleep Apnea In A Patient Skeletal Class Ii Malocclusion - A Case Report, Yea-Ling Yang, Sam Sheng-Pin Hsu, Clement Cheng-Hui Lin

Taiwanese Journal of Orthodontics

The first priority to solve the sleep-disordered breathing could be soft-tissue surgery or non-surgical therapy such as continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP). However, in patients with incomplete remission or relapse, the sleep quality and day time symptoms may persist. The case report presented a young man with main problems of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and Skeletal Class II maxillary protrusion. We proposed a segmental maxillomandibular rotational advancement (SMMRA) with surgery-first procedure at the end of his puberty. The surgical orthodontic treatment achieved good outcome of function and esthetics at the same time. The polysomnogrphic data and airway dimension were dramatically ...


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