July 2022 Issue Highlights The Digitally Assisted Miniscrew Insertion System: A Simple and Versatile WorkflowFree Access Dr. Lo Giudice and colleagues offer a digital workflow that integrates cone-beam computed tomography with a digital scan. Virtual miniscrews of any dimensions can then be designed for palatal insertion, using a customized surgical guide. A sample case is shown.
July 2022 Issue Highlights Nonsurgical Camouflage Treatment of Skeletal Class III Malocclusion Using the Biocreative Reverse-Curve Technique Successful camouflage treatment of a skeletal Class III requires consideration of tooth movement in all three dimensions. These authors describe and illustrate a miniplate-anchored reverse-curve archwire that can be used to alter the occlusal plane in hyperdivergent patients.
July 2022 Issue Highlights TMD Splint Construction Dr. Burns presents a step-by-step procedure for fabrication of a full-maxillary-arch flat-plane appliance with an inclined anterior guidance ramp to avoid contact with the lower incisors. He outlines his philosophy of achieving equilibrium of the TMJ based on the “physiological center of resistance.”
July 2022 Issue Highlights THE CUTTING EDGE Effects of Accelerated Aging on 3D-Printed Orthodontic Model Accuracy CASE REPORT Occlusal-Plane Control in a Hyperdivergent Adult Class II, Division 2 Patient PEARLS The G-Bridge to Reduce Mesial Incisor Tipping after Maxillary Expansion CASE REPORT Management of a Calcifying Odontogenic Cyst with an Odontoma During Treatment of a Class II, Division 1 MalocclusionFree Access Complete table of contents
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