Key Features

  • Over 1,650 full-color clinical photographs and accompanying line drawings clarify important concepts and show treatment progress from beginning to end.
  • Case Report boxes walk you through the treatment of specific conditions — from initial patient visit to final outcome — with clinical photos that allow you to see the changes that occur at each stage of treatment.
  • Expert contributors from all over the world lend their knowledge and experience to each topic to ensure that you have the most accurate, up-to-date, and clinically relevant information available.

Table of Contents

PART 1: BIOLOGICAL PERSPECTIVE

1. Endosseous Miniscrews: Historical, Vascular, and Integration Perspectives

2. Biological Response of Orthodontic Temporary Anchorage Devices

PART 2: DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT PLANNING

3. Diagnosis and Treatment Planning of Mini-Implant Orthodontics

4. Miniature Osseointegrated Implants for Orthodontics Anchorage

5. Factors of Importance When Deciding to Use Skeletal Anchorage

PART 3: BIOMECHANICS CONSIDERATIONS

6. Biomechanical Principles in the Miniscrew-driven Orthodontics

7. Skeletal Anchorage Based on Biomechanics

PART 4: ANCHORAGE DEVICE SYSTEMS AND CLINICAL APPLICATIONS

8. The Appliances, Mechanics, and Treatment Strategies Toward Orthognathic-Like Treatment Results

9. The Management of Occlusal Plane and Missing Teeth

10. The Management of Missing Teeth with TAD

11. Skeletal Anchorage — Different Approaches

12. Clinical Application of Microimplants

13. Clinical Suitability of Titanium Microscrews for Orthodontic Anchorage

14. Treatment Planning Endosseous Dental Implants for Orthodontic Anchorage and Prosthodontic Restorations

PART 5: SKELETAL ANCHORAGE

15. Skeletal Anchorage System (SAS): Utilizing Orthodontic Miniplates

16. Bone Anchorage: A New Concept in Orthodontics

17. Palatal Anchorage

18. Skeletal Anchorage in Orthodontics Using Palatal Implants

Details

No. of pages:
448
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby
Print ISBN:
9780323048071
Electronic ISBN:
9781455726059

About the author

Ravindra Nanda

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor and Head, Department of Craniofacial Sciences; Chair, Division of Orthodontics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT