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This latest addition to the Dental Update books series provides a clear and thorough guide to contemporary orthodontic principles and practice. Written as a highly practical clinical manual, it covers patient assessment, diagnosis and treatment planning of both standard class malocclusions and specific entities such as impacted teeth, digit sucking habits and asymmetries, as well as appliance techniques, complex and multidisciplinary care, and retention. Orthodontics: Principles and Practice is written by a range of international specialists in the field. It is an essential guide to the subject for dentists seeking to improve their knowledge of orthodontics, as well as dentistry students and trainee orthodontists. Key features * Covers the full process of orthodontic treatment from initial patient assessment to post-treatment stability * Provides up to date, evidence based and clinically relevant information * Presented in a clear practical format for use as a clinical manual * Written by international orthodontic specialists * Highly illustrated in full colour throughout


Contributors viii Preface xi Dedication xii 1. Growth and Development 1 1. An Introduction to Human Craniofacial Growth and Development 3 Donald H. Enlow, Mark G. Hans and Manish Valiathan 2. Development of the Dentition 17 Gavin J. Mack 2. Diagnosis and Treatment Planning 27 3. Aetiology of Malocclusion 29 David R. Bearn and Peter A. Mossey 4. Patient Assessment 37 Daljit S. Gill 5. Facial Aesthetics: Historical and Theoretical Considerations 46 Farhad B. Naini 6. Smile Analysis 55 Daljit S. Gill 7. The Psychology of Facial Appearance 61 Susan J. Cunningham 8. Orthodontic Records 67 Jonathan Sandler and Alison Murray 9. Cephalometric Analysis 78 Daniel Burford and Stephen L. Newell 10. Space Planning for the Dentition (Space Analysis) 88 Robert Lee and Robert Kirschen 11. The Index of Orthodontic Treatment Need 99 Nigel Fox 12. Principles of Orthodontic Treatment Planning 106 Robert A.C. Chate 13. Orthodontically Related Root Resorption 117 M. Ali Darendeliler and Lam L. Cheng 14. The Dento-legal and Ethical Aspects of Orthodontic Treatment 139 Kevin Lewis 3. The Management of Malocclusion 149 15. Class I Malocclusion 151 James McDonald and Niall J.P. McGuinness 16. Class II Division 1 Malocclusion 159 Howard Moseley 17. Class II Division 2 Malocclusion 166 Declan Millett 18. Class III Malocclusion 174 Grant T. McIntyre 19. Facial Asymmetry 182 Daljit S. Gill 20. Interceptive Orthodontics 189 Joseph Noar 21. Impacted Teeth and Their Orthodontic Management 204 Adrian Becker and Stella Chaushu 22. Anterior Open Bite Malocclusion 217 Daniel Burford 23. Deep Overbite Malocclusion 224 Farhad B. Naini 24. Hypodontia 238 Daljit S. Gill 25. Orthognathic Management 245 Nigel Hunt and Daljit S. Gill 26. The Multidisciplinary Management of Cleft Lip and Palate Deformity 254 Norman John Hay 27. The Multidisciplinary Management of Obstructive Sleep Apnoea 263 Ama Johal 4. Appliance Techniques 271 28. Biological Responses During Orthodontic Tooth Movement 273 Jonathan R. Sandy and Anthony Ireland 29. Orthodontic Anchorage 282 Philip E. Benson 30. Orthodontic Bone Anchorage 287 Richard R.J. Cousley 31. The Straight Wire Appliance 294 Shamique Ismail 32. Self-ligating Brackets 300 Nigel W.T. Harradine 33. The Tip-Edge Appliance 308 Richard Parkhouse 34. Clear Aligners 318 Timothy T. Wheeler and Leandra Dopazo 35. Functional Appliances 325 Urban Hagg and Ricky W.K. Wong 36. Lingual Appliance Techniques 330 Dirk Wiechmann and Sarah Hepburn 37. Stability and Retention 348 Simon J. Littlewood Index 355


ISBN-13: 9781444346107
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Ltd (Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley & Sons Ltd))
Publication date: October, 2011
Pages: 384
Dimensions: 192.00 x 252.00 x 25.00

Subcategories: Dentistry