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AcceleDent increases tooth movement by up to 50%…

AcceleDent increases tooth movement by up to 50%…

By on March 20, 2017 in Personal opinion, Recent posts with 13 Comments

Does AcceleDent increase tooth movement by up to 50%? The other day I was looking at an online edition of the AJO-DDO.  There was a pop-up from Acceledent that drew attention to their new clinical evidence.  I thought that I should have a look at this again….         This is the link […]

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AcceleDent has no effect upon orthodontic root resorption; the trials are coming thick and fast!

AcceleDent has no effect upon orthodontic root resorption; the trials are coming thick and fast!

By on December 12, 2016 in Recent posts with 3 Comments

AcceleDent has no effect upon root resorption; the trials are coming thick and fast! We have another report on a trial of AcceleDent. This time the investigators looked at orthodontic root resorption. The results are interesting.

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Another trial suggests that AcceleDent may not be effective…

Another trial suggests that AcceleDent may not be effective…

By on December 5, 2016 in Recent posts with 16 Comments

Another trial suggests that AcceleDent may not be effective… Regular readers of this blog will know that I have posted about AcceleDent before. In these posts I discussed that the claims made by the manufacturer and the Key Opinion Leaders may not supported by research. This new study adds to the evidence about this intervention.

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30 years of orthodontics….what has changed?

30 years of orthodontics….what has changed?

By on September 20, 2016 in Personal opinion, Recent posts with 21 Comments

30 years of orthodontics….what has changed? I have just returned from holiday and while I was taking a break I realised that it is 30 years since I completed my orthodontic specialist training.   I thought that I should write a post on the changes that have occurred in 30 years of orthodontics and I hope […]

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AcceleDent does not reduce orthodontic pain: Another trial…..

AcceleDent does not reduce orthodontic pain: Another trial…..

AcceleDent does not reduce orthodontic pain: Another trial.. One of the main purposes of my blog is to help keep up with the literature and at the moment there are several papers being published on the clinical effects of methods of speeding up orthodontic treatment. Several manufacturers also claim that their innovations reduce orthodontic pain, […]

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