Michał Sarul et al.
Advances in clinical and experimental medicine : official organ Wroclaw Medical University, 22(2), 253-260 (2013-05-28)
Cognizance of the mechanical properties of nickel-titanium archwires is necessary for the management of orthodontic therapy with fixed appliances. Acting on the periodontium with forces that are too heavy may lead to such complications as: pain, tooth root resorption and...
Fariborz Amini et al.
International journal of orthodontics (Milwaukee, Wis.), 24(1), 43-44 (2013-06-05)
In this report, we present an uncomplicated approach to overcome lingual rolling of mandibular molars during orthodontic treatment, by using rectangular NiTi arch wire in twist fashion through the molar tube. The sequential steps of the twist manoeuvre on a...
A J Feilzer et al.
Nederlands tijdschrift voor tandheelkunde, 120(6), 335-341 (2013-07-19)
Orally applied metal alloys can cause undesirable physical effects. A distinction needs to be made in this respect between local and systemic reactions and toxic and immunological reactions. A case is presented which illustrates this problem. In this case, the...
Palatally anchored maxillary molar mesialization using the mesialslider.
Benedict Wilmes et al.
Journal of clinical orthodontics : JCO, 47(3), 172-179 (2013-05-11)
Nitai Charan Giri et al.
Biochemistry, 52(24), 4168-4183 (2013-05-23)
Occupational and/or environmental exposure to nickel has been implicated in various types of cancer, and in vitro exposure to nickel compounds results in the accumulation of Ni(II) ions in cells. One group of major targets of Ni(II) ions inside the...