elastics (orthodontic bands)

Known as: Elastics, Rubber Band, Elastic Band 
Elastic bands used in orthodontics to move teeth in a desired direction.
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
A widely used way to compare the structures of biomolecules or solid bodies is to translate and rotate one structure with respect… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
CONTEXT Active physical training is commonly recommended for patients with chronic neck pain; however, its efficacy has not been… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
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  • 2002
-We examined the statistical performance (in terms of type I error rates) of Felsenstein's (1985, Am. Nat. 125:l-15) comparative… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
A modification of the nudged elastic band method for finding minimum energy paths is presented. One of the images is made to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
An improved way of estimating the local tangent in the nudged elastic band method for finding minimum energy paths is presented… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Different regimens of early motion of the ankle after operative treatment of a ruptured Achilles tendon have been… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to assess whether any method of hemorrhoid therapy has been shown to be superior in… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
The purpose of this study was to identify risk factors for apical root resorption in adult orthodontic patients. Standardized… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Multivariate analysis of patient characteristics and clinical variables was carried out with the maximum single maxillary incisor… (More)
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1982
Highly Cited
1982
Suppose one holds two sticks in the form of a cross in one hand, and places a rubber band in tension around the four ends. When… (More)
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