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Orthodontic Brackets-part 1

  • 1955 Acid etch by Buonocore
  • 1965 Direct bonding by Newman
  • 1970 bisGMA widely used for bonding
  • Complex wire bending skills needed for refined tooth movement in std E W
  • Begg technique used by uninformed ,unskilled & poorly trained operators
  • 1972 six keys to normal occlusion            Lawrence F.Andrews
    • “All you can do is push ,pull ,or turn a tooth. “       Edward H Angle to Frederick Noyes
    • Bracket- an attachment that serves to deliver the necessary tooth moving forces
    • Bracket may be defined as an orthodontic attachment secured to a tooth for the purpose of engaging an arch wire .-Thurow

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