International Journal of Applied Dental Sciences
2019, Vol. 5 Issue 3, Part D
An overview of current trends in retention
AUTHOR(S): Dr. Angaj Malandkar, Dr. NG Toshniwal, Dr. Nilesh Mote, Dr. Somit Das and Dr. Nilu Singh
The word “retain” relates to the phrase “to twiddling thumbs or hold secure.” From the earliest days of Orthodontic tooth movement, several schemes were planned to confirm posttreatment stability. The best analysis indicates that there is no answer for this. A posttreatment routine is suggested. Post-treatment stability is one in every of the foremost difficult aspects of treatment and may be a concern to any or all orthodontists. There square measure some necessary post-treatment factors that might influence the result, like normal maturational changes, post-treatment tooth alterations, and persistent imbalance within the neuromuscular environments. Thus, early treatment brings concerning several advantages as well as higher use of the patient’s growth potential, less risk for adverse induced effects, higher patient compliance, and probably higher outcomes, some with and others without retention management.
In this article we are going to review the various types of traditional & contemporary retainers and their benefits for the proper management of retention phase.
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Dr. Angaj Malandkar, Dr. NG Toshniwal, Dr. Nilesh Mote, Dr. Somit Das, Dr. Nilu Singh. An overview of current trends in retention. Int J Appl Dent Sci 2019;5(3):240-245.