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APOS Trends in Orthodontics, a publication of APOS Publications, Official publication of the Asian Pacific Orthodontic Society, is a peer-reviewed online journal with Bimonthly print on demand compilation of issues published.The journal’s full text is available online at http://www.apospublications.com/. The journal allows free access (Open Access) to its contents and permits authors to self-archive final accepted version of the articles on any OAI-compliant institutional / subject-based repository. The journal does not charge for submission, processing or publication of manuscripts and even for color reproduction of photographs.


November-December  2017 | Vol  7 | Issue 6

The TAD world!
[INLINE:1] [INLINE:2] Temporary anchorage devices (TADs) are no longer an emerging trend today; they are an established orthodontic regimen in both cerebral spaces and dexterous domains! I remem...
Experts Corner
Direct printed metal devices - The next level of computer-aided design and computer-aided manufacturing applications in the orthodontic care
As the whole world gets more digital, so do we. This article provides a basic know-how for the CAD/CAM-workflow for metallic orthodontic appliances. Demonstrating step-by-step how to design the applia...
Original Article
Measuring irregularity index: Comparing study cast caliper method with 2D dimensional ImageJ photogrammetry and 3D STL image measurement
Purpose: Irregularity accounts for interproximal contact point displacements and can be measured using a variety of techniques. The aim of this study was to evaluate the validity and reliabilit...
Original Article
Evaluation of the effects of the dental and skeletal anchored face mask therapies on the craniofacial system by using nonlinear finite element analysis
Aims: The aim of this study was to evaluate the biomechanical effects on the craniofacial complex of skeletal anchorage and dental anchorage during face mask therapy. Subjects and Methods:
Original Article
Comparison of shear bond strength of four types of orthodontic brackets with different base technologies
Objectives: The aim of this study was to compare the shear bond strength (SBS) of brackets systems with four different base technologies. Materials and Methods: Maxillary first premolars...
9th International Orthodontic Congress

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The journal is indexed with, or included in, the following:
DOAJ, Index Copernicus


President's Message

The APOS Executive Committee 2014-16

The APOS Executive Committee 2016-18: (L-R) Dr Yanheng Zhou (Vice President),Dr Nikhilesh Vaid(Immediate Past President),Dr Bryce Lee(President),Dr Zakir Hossain(Treasurer),Dr Roberto Tan (Secretary General).

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