P A Sectakof

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Bonding orthodontic attachments to molars is difficult in the presence of extensive buccal amalgam restorations. The purposes of this study were (1) to examine different amalgam surface preparations, (2) to examine properties of adhesive cements to amalgam, (3) to determine the most shear-resistant bonding technique and (4) to discuss whether these shear(More)
Three commonly used functional appliances; namely, the Herbst, Frankel, and a simulation of the Clark twin block appliances were used to test the lateral pterygoid muscle hypothesis. This hypothesis states that postural and functional activity of the superior and inferior heads of the lateral pterygoid muscle increases after the insertion of a functional(More)
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