anchorage device

anchorage device

anchorage device
Any device used in anchorage.
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Pain and discomfort experience after miniscrew insertion as an anchorage device in orthodontic patients.
This may mean that a large part of the relaxation was likely caused by more of the anchorage device's inability to properly restrain the specimen, deformations in the tensile frame setup, and the synergistic effect of the load and aqueous solutions, rather than the rheological properties of the bar itself.
Sydney, Australia, April 09, 2013 --(PR.com)-- Capital Safety, home of the DBI-SALA and PROTECTA brands of fall protection equipment has announced the launch of their new Dual-Ring Cable Tie-Off Adapter anchorage device.
Alternatively the anchorage issue in this case could have been addressed with a Temporary Anchorage Device. The increase popularity and use of Temporary Anchorage Devices (TADs) make them attractive in maximum anchorage case.
Although long used as a maximum anchorage device, TPA has been suggested to be a medium anchorage device; however, most of the studies concerning this data have tested it using finite element analysis or typodonts [19].
The temporary anchorage device (TAD) has gained popularity in the field of orthodontics.
The available space diminishes due to this, requiring an apical insertion of the temporary anchorage device, leading to increased potential risk of the implant being readily covered by the mucosa.

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