Orthodontics: Current Principles and Techniques:  First SA Edn - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9788131246979, 9788131247167

Orthodontics: Current Principles and Techniques: First SA Edn

1st Edition

Authors: Lee Graber Robert Vanarsdall Katherine Vig Greg Huang
eBook ISBN: 9788131247167
Paperback ISBN: 9788131246979
Imprint: Elsevier India
Published Date: 1st December 2016
Page Count: 928
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Comprehensive, cutting-edge content prepares you for today’s orthodontics! Orthodontics: Current Principles and Techniques: First South Asia Edition provides evidence-based coverage of orthodontic diagnosis, planning strategies, and treatment protocols, including esthetics, genetics, temporary anchorage devices, aligners, technology-assisted biomechanics, and much more. From respected editors Lee Graber, Robert Vanarsdall, Katherine Vig, and Greg Huang, along with a veritable Who’s Who of expert contributors, this classic reference has a concise, no-nonsense approach to treatment that makes it the go-to book for orthodontic residents and practitioners!

Key Features

  • Comprehensive coverage provides a one-stop resource for the field of orthodontics, including foundational theory and the latest on the materials and techniques used in today’s practice.
  • Experienced, renowned editors lead a team of expert, international contributors, bringing the most authoritative clinical practice and supporting science from the best and brightest in the industry.
  • More than 3,400 images include a mixture of radiographs, full-color clinical photos, and anatomic or schematic line drawings, showing examples of treatment, techniques, and outcomes.
  • Extensive references make it easy to look up the latest in orthodontic research and evidence-based information, and all references also appear online.
  • Detailed, illustrated case studies show the decision-making process, showing the consequences of various treatment techniques over time

Table of Contents

PART I: FOUNDATIONS OF ORTHODONTICS

1. Craniofacial Growth and Development: Developing a Perspective

2. Genetics and Orthodontics

3. The Biologic Basis of Orthodontics

Tissue Reactions in Orthodontics

Tooth Movement at the Cellular and Molecular Level NEW!

4. Bone Physiology, Metabolism, and Biomechanics in Orthodontic Practice

5. Application of Bioengineering to Clinical Orthodontics

6. Clinically Relevant Aspects of Dental Materials Science in Orthodontics

7. The Role of Evidence in Orthodontics

PART II: DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT PLANNING

8. The Decision-Making Process in Orthodontics

9. Special Considerations in Diagnosis and Treatment Planning

10. Psychological Aspects of Diagnosis and Treatment

11. Orthodontic Diagnosis and Treatment Planning with Cone-Beam Computed Tomography Imaging NEW!

12. The Upper Airway, Cranial Morphology and Sleep Apnea NEW!

13. Orthodontic Therapy and the Patient with Temporomandibular Disorder

14. The Orthodontist's Role in a Cleft Palate–Craniofacial Team

PART III: MIXED DENTITION DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT

15. Patient Management and Motivation for the Child and Adolescent Patient NEW!

16. Optimizing Orthodontic and Dentofacial Orthopedic Treatment Timing

PART IV: ORTHODONTIC TREATMENT

17. Contemporary Straight Wire Biomechanics

18. Nonextraction Treatment

19. Standard Edgewise: Tweed-Merrifield Philosophy, Diagnosis, Treatment Planning, and Force Systems

20. Biomechanical Considerations with Temporary Anchorage Devices

21. Adult Interdisciplinary Therapy: Diagnosis and Treatment

22. Periodontal–Orthodontic Interrelationships

23. Orthodontic Aspects of Orthognathic Surgery

24. Self-Ligating Bracket Biomechanics

25. Lingual Appliance Treatment

26. Clear Aligner Treatment

PART V: SPECIALIZED TREATMENT CONSIDERATIONS

27. Bonding in Orthodontics

28. Management of Impactions NEW!

29. Management of Dental Luxation and Avulsion Injuries in the Permanent Dentition NEW!

30. Iatrogenic Effects of Orthodontic Appliances NEW!

Prevention and Management of Demineralized White Lesions,

Etiology, Risk Factors, and Clinical Management of Root Resorption

31. Minimally and Non-Invasive Approaches to Accelerate Tooth Movement NEW!

Micro-Osteoperforations

Low-level Mechanical Vibrations

32. BioDigital Orthodontics: Integrating technology with Diagnosis, Treatment Planning, and Targeted Therapeutics

PART VI: ORTHODONTIC RETENTION AND POST-TREATMENT CHANGES

33. Stability, Retention, and Relapse

PART VII: CLASSIC CHAPTERS (ONLINE ONLY)

34. Interceptive Guidance of Occlusion with Emphasis on Diagnosis

35. Functional Appliances

36. Treatment of the Face with Biocompatible Orthodontics

Details

No. of pages:
928
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier India 2016
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier India
eBook ISBN:
9788131247167
Paperback ISBN:
9788131246979

About the Author

Lee Graber

Affiliations and Expertise

Licensed Specialist in Orthodontics; Board Certified, American Board of Orthodontics

Robert Vanarsdall

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor and Chairman, Department of Orthodontics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Pennsylvania; Staff, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Albert Einstein Medical Center, and the Medical College of Pennsylvania; Co-editor, Journal of Adult Orthodontics and Orthognathic Surgery; Private Practice, Philadelphia, PA

Katherine Vig

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor and Chair, Section of Orthodontics, College of Dentistry, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

Greg Huang

Affiliations and Expertise

Chair of the Department of Orthodontics School of Dentistry University of Washington Seattle, Washington