Mini-implantes ortodônticos carregados imediatamente: estudo in vivo

  title={Mini-implantes ortod{\^o}nticos carregados imediatamente: estudo in vivo},
  author={Glaucio G Serra and Liliane Siqueira de Morais and Carlos Nelson Elias and Leonardo Rosa Andrade and Carlos Alberto Muller},
The mini-implants have been successfully used as orthodontic bone anchorage, but the size reduction and the early load are required to improve the methodology. The purpose of this work was to evaluate the bone fixation evolution of the immediately loaded titanium grade 5 (Ti-6Al-4V alloy) mini-implants. Nine New Zealand rabbits were used in this study. Each rabbit had four mini-implants inserted in his left tibia and the two of them were immediately loaded with 1 N. The animals were euthanized… CONTINUE READING