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Are asthma and airway allergy associated with increased root resorption following orthodontic treatment? A systematic review
Aim: Asthma and airway allergy have been implicated with root resorption development following orthodontic treatment. The objective of this study was to investigate systematically the relevant literature. Materials ...
Association between type II diabetes and apical periodontitis: a critical review and before/after study on the outcome of endodontic treatment in an emirati adult population
The work presented here consists of two distinct parts. Part 1: A Critical Review of the literature Background: Diabetes has been found to be associated with increased risk of infections, impaired immune response ...
Effect of nicotine exposure on the rate of orthodontic tooth movement: a meta-analysis based on animal studies
Background: Nicotine exposure has been reported to modify bone metabolism with potential effects on the rate of orthodontic tooth movement. Aim: To systematically investigate and appraise the quality of the available ...
Effect of estrus cycle on the rate of orthodontic tooth movement: A systematic review of animal studies
Background: As estrogen levels affect bone metabolism, the hormonal changes encountered during the estrus cycle may exert an influence on the rate of orthodontic tooth movement. Aim: To systematically investigate ...
Wear Resistance of Different Composite Materials Used with Bonded Orthodontic Retainers: A Laboratory Study
Background: The attritional wear of orthodontic retainer bonding materials limits the service time of the fixed orthodontic retainers. Aim: To investigate wear resistance of different types of bonded retainer ...