Recent studies show _____ percent of orthodontic patients are adults.
Optimal forces are thought to enhance orthodontic tooth movement by _______________.
The majority of studies have shown a positive effect of Low Level Laser Therapy on the speed of orthodontic tooth movement.
The Regional Acceleratory Phenomenon refers to _______________.
The system used to create micro-osteoperforations in the cortical bone to accelerate orthodontic tooth movement is called _______________.
One of the major concerns with the injection of substances to accelerate orthodontic tooth movement is _______________.
The initial Invisalign® ClinCheck™ is designed by a/an _____________ using the preferences and treatment plan provided by the practitioner.
Some of the basic orthodontic considerations that need to be accounted for in treating patients with Invisalign® include understanding of _______________.
The most predictable movements using Invisalign® includes __________ while the least predictable includes __________.
Factors involved in amount of orthodontic tooth movement using Invisalign® clear aligners do not include ______________.
The process in which specific teeth that need to be moved to reach the treatment goal are identified is termed the _______________.
The use of implants in orthodontics was first introduced in _____________.
Temporary Anchorage Devices can be placed anywhere in the oral cavity without consideration to the teeth or other anatomical structures. One of the biggest advantages of using them versus a traditional implant is the ability to load them immediately.
TADs typically integrate _____%.
Helpful tooth movements where TADs can be used include _______________.
Mini-plates have one unique application in Class _____ patients. They are placed in the infrazygomatric crests of the maxilla and in the anterior mandible and elastics are worn bilaterally to help improve the skeletal relationship.
The evolution of digital model use for treatment planning includes all of the following benefits except ______________.
CBCT is useful in cases with all of the following except ______________.
Models obtained from intraoral scanners have been found to have similar accuracy to those made from alginate impressions. Using alginate impressions usually results in shortened time needed between appointments compared to digital impressions.
Popular advances in the orthodontic field include _______________.