Orthodontics: Current Principles and Techniques / Edition 3

Orthodontics: Current Principles and Techniques / Edition 3

by Thomas M. Graber
     
 

ISBN-10: 0815193637

ISBN-13: 9780815193630

Pub. Date: 03/01/1900

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ORTHODONTICS: Current Principles and Techniques covers the latest concepts and best treatment methods available. This definitive resource is divided into two sections: Diagnosis and Treatment Planning, which includes chapters on biomechanical principles and practice, computer applications, and principles of occlusion; and Techniques and Treatment, covering

Overview

ORTHODONTICS: Current Principles and Techniques covers the latest concepts and best treatment methods available. This definitive resource is divided into two sections: Diagnosis and Treatment Planning, which includes chapters on biomechanical principles and practice, computer applications, and principles of occlusion; and Techniques and Treatment, covering the methods and techniques currently used in treating malocclusion.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780815193630
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
03/01/1900
Edition description:
3RD
Pages:
1040
Product dimensions:
8.92(w) x 11.34(h) x 1.85(d)

Table of Contents

Section I: Diagnosis and Treatment Planning
Diagnosis and treatment planning in orthodontics
Biomechanical principles and reactions
Bone physiology, metabolism, and biomechanics in orthodontic practice
Application of bioengineering to clinical orthodontics
Orthodontic therapy and the temporomandibular disorder patient
Biomaterials in Orthodontics
Statistics for the orthodontist
Computer applications in orthodontics
Interceptive guidance of occlusion, with emphasis on diagnosis
Section II: Techniques and Treatment
Functional appliances
Treatment of children in the mixed dentition
Bonding in orthodontics
The Tweed-Merrifield edgewise appliance: philosophy, diagnosis, and treatment
Treatment mechanics for the straight wire appliance
Tip-Edge brackets and the differential straight-arch technique
Non-extraction treatment
Treatment options for sagittal corrections in non-compliant patients
Periodontal/orthodontic interrelationships
Adult orthodontics: diagnosis and treatment
Orthodontic aspects of orthognathic surgery
Retention and relapse

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