Technique tips – Active lingual retainer

Kumar, Santosh and Mehta, Siddharth (2014) Technique tips – Active lingual retainer. Dental Update, 41 (5). p. 473.

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It is believed that, because dental arch length decreases and lower anterior crowding increases throughout life, the only way to maintain ideal alignment after orthodontic treatment is by means of some form of permanent retention. Bonded lingual retainers are often placed after fixed orthodontic treatment and can serve in-mouth for decades.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: Dentistry > MCODS Manipal > Orthodontics
Depositing User: KMC Manipal
Date Deposited: 28 Jun 2014 04:42
Last Modified: 28 Jun 2014 04:42

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