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Title: Microbial plaque associated with the placement of orthodontic fixed appliances
Author: A. Al-Anezi, Saud
ISNI:       0000 0001 3404 8932
Awarding Body: University of Bristol
Current Institution: University of Bristol
Date of Award: 2008
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Aims: To compare changes in the amount and distribution of dental plaque associated with placement of banded and bonded brackets during orthodontic treatment. To compare changes in the amount and distribution of supragingival dental plaque associated with elastomeric modules for archwire ligation. To relate these changes to caries/decalcification and signs of periodontal inflammation. To explore the reproducibility and appropriateness of methods of assessing plaque in the presence of orthodontic brackets.
Supervisor: Not available Sponsor: Not available
Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
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