The extent of root resorption and tooth movement following the application of ascending and descending magnetic forces: a prospective split mouth, microcomputed-tomography study

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Huang T. T. Y. , Elekdag-Turk S., Dalci O., Almuzian M., Karadeniz E. I. , Gonzales C., ...Daha Fazla

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF ORTHODONTICS, cilt.39, sa.5, ss.547-553, 2017 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 39 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2017
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1093/ejo/cjw073
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.547-553


Objective:Various factors have been examined in the literature in an attempt to reduce the incidence and severity of root resorption. The purpose of the present investigation is to test the null hypothesis that there is no difference in relation to force level using gradually increasing (ascending) and decreasing (descending) orthodontic force generated by magnets on the severity of Orthodontically Induced Inflammatory Iatrogenic Root Resorption (OIIRR) and amount of tooth movement.