Systematic decalcification prophylaxis during treatment with fixed appliances

  • Dr. Bornd Zimmer
  • Published 1999 in
    Journal of Orofacial Orthopedics / Fortschritte…


In a practical setting, 4 different prophylactic methods were compared with regard to their effects on the incidence of decalcification during orthodontic fixed appliance therapy and on the frequency of premature debonding resulting from imminent or already manifest decalcification. This study showed that the use of a system in which selection and care were… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF01365267


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