Edition V24N05 | Year 2019 | Editorial Special Article | Pages 79 to 89
Marco Antonio Schroeder, Daniela Kimaid Schroeder, Jonas Capelli Júnior, Diego Junior da Silva Santos
The principles of orthodontic mechanics strongly influence the success of impacted canine traction. The present study discusses the main imaging exams used for diagnosis and localization of impacted canines, the possible associated etiological factors and the most indicated mechanical solutions.
Impacted canines. Interceptive orthodontics. Computed tomography. Traction. Impacted teeth.
Schroeder MA, Schroeder DK, Capelli Júnior J, Santos DJS. Orthodontic traction of impacted maxillary canines using segmented arch mechanics. Dental Press J Orthod. 2019 Sept-Oct;24(5):79-89. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1590/2177-6709.24.5.079-089.sar