Accelerated orthodontic treatment - what's the evidence?

@article{Miles2017AcceleratedOT,
  title={Accelerated orthodontic treatment - what's the evidence?},
  author={Prue Miles},
  journal={Australian dental journal},
  year={2017},
  volume={62 Suppl 1},
  pages={
          63-70
        }
}
The demand and accessibility of orthodontic care has increased but has also been accompanied by patient requests for shorter treatment times. Longer orthodontic treatment increases the risk of decalcification, gingival recession, and root resorption and so shorter treatment times have multiple advantages as well as appealing to patient's desires. Numerous techniques and materials have been suggested to reduce treatment times but, in most cases, are based upon selected case reports with no… CONTINUE READING
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