September 2013
Volume 47, Issue 9

THE EDITOR'S CORNER

The Art of Interdisciplinary Teamwork

ROBERT G. KEIM DDS, EdD, PhD

I have written a couple of times before about the delivery of orthodontic treatment as part of an interdisciplinary team effort. In July 2009, I expressed my admiration for orthodontists who keep abre...

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Management of Pathological Tooth Migration in Patients with Advanced Periodontal Disease

TERESA PINHO DDS, PhD, CELIA COUTINHO-ALVES DDS, MANUEL NEVES DDS

Chronic periodontitis is characterized by a loss of clinical attachment due to destruction of the periodontal ligament and loss of the adjacent supporting bone.1 The condition may be localized, involv...

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Presurgical Preparation for Mandibular Advancement with Retromolar Skeletal Anchorage

ADRIEN MARINETTI DDS, DOMINIQUE DEFFRENNES MD, JESSICA SOUSSAN DDS

A Class II malocclusion due to severe mandibular retrognathia often involves esthetic disfiguration that can be corrected only by surgical-orthodontic collaboration.1 In such a case, the mandibular in...

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A Multidisciplinary Approach to the Management of Long-Face Syndrome and Bilateral Microtia

KARAN NEHRA BDS, MDS, MOHIT SHARMA BDS, MDS, VINEET SHARMA BDS, MDS, RAMEN SINHA BDS, MDS

The term "long-face syndrome" was developed .to combine the dental, skeletal, and facial characteristics of patients previously classified under such descriptions as "skeletal open bite", "iidiopathic...

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CASE REPORT

Retreatment of an Adult Skeletal Class II Patient

EDUARDO FRANZOTTI SANT'ANNA DDS, MDS, PHD, MARIANA MARQUEZAN DDS, MDS, CLAUDIA FRANZOTTI SANT'ANNA DDS

Adult patients may seek orthodontic retreatment because of an unfavorable skeletal growth pattern, an unsuccessful previous treatment plan, post-treatment relapse, or a new self-perception of dental a...

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The Neoslider Appliance for Uprighting Mesially Impacted Mandibular Second Molars

RAGHAV SOOD BDS, MDS, VINOD PATTABIRAMAN BDS, MDS, SHASHIKALA KUMARI V. BDS, MDS

Impacted mandibular second molars are relatively rare, with a reported incidence ranging from virtually 0% to 2.3%, depending on the population examined.1-4 Etiological factors include ectopic positio...

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TECHNIQUE CLINIC

Chairside Fabrication of a Multipurpose Power Arm

PRABHAT K.C. MDS, SANDHYA MAHESHWARI MDS, SANJEEV KUMAR VERMA MDS, SYED NAVED ZAHID MDS, RAJ KUMAR SINGH MDS

Attachment of a power arm to the archwire enables controlled movement of the anterior teeth in a variety of situations. We have developed a simple, inexpensive power arm that can be fabricated at the ...

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JCO Continuing Education for September 2013 (questions only)

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JCO Product News published in September 2013

Click here to download a PDF of the Product News column for September 2013.See also the Online Product News page of our website for a searchable data base of published Product News items for the past ...

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JCO September 2013 Index of Advertisers

Click on company name to go to its website. Click on a product name to see the ad featured in JCO.AMERICAN ORTHODONTICS•ifit buccal tubeDOLPHIN IMAGING & MANAGEMENT SOLUTIONS•Dolphin C...

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