Assessment of the Confidence of the Adhesive Remnant Index Score With Different Methods

@inproceedings{z2014AssessmentOT,
  title={Assessment of the Confidence of the Adhesive Remnant Index Score With Different Methods},
  author={Ahmet {\"O}z and Sabahat Yazicioğlu and Nursel Arici and Berat Serdar Akdeniz and Naci Murat},
  year={2014}
}
Objective: The purpose of this in vitro study was to investigate the reliability of the adhesive remnant index (ARI) score system with different assessment methods and to test the compatibility of the estimators. Materials and Methods: Sixty-eight human premolars were used in this study. The premolar brackets (SmartClip, 3M Unitek, Monrovia, CA, USA) were bonded with a light cure adhesive (Transbond XT, 3M Unitek). Brackets were debonded using a Lloyd LRX testing machine (Lloyd Instruments Plc… CONTINUE READING