Effect of Low-Level Laser Therapy on Orthodontic Tooth Movement: A Clinical Investigation

@inproceedings{Dalaie2015EffectOL,
  title={Effect of Low-Level Laser Therapy on Orthodontic Tooth Movement: A Clinical Investigation},
  author={Kazem Dalaie and Roya Hamedi and Mohammad Javad Kharazifard and Mina Mahdian and Mehrdad Bayat},
  booktitle={Journal of dentistry},
  year={2015}
}
OBJECTIVES One major drawback of orthodontic treatment is its long duration due to slow tooth movement and the pain at the onset of treatment following application of forces. There is controversy regarding the efficacy of laser for decreasing the treatment time and pain of orthodontic treatment. The purpose of this study was to investigate the effect of low level diode laser on the rate of orthodontic tooth movement and the associated pain. MATERIALS AND METHODS In this double blind… CONTINUE READING

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