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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.


July-August  2016 | Vol  6 | Issue 4

Lets talk ALIGNers!
The 21 st century has an appliance that has firmly established itself as a definitive orthodontic solution. Although its extent and application of use have been the subject of deliberations across pla...
Experts Corner
Deproteinization of tooth enamel surfaces to prevent white spot lesions and bracket bond failure: A revolution in orthodontic bonding
Orthodontic treatment success is jeopardized by the risk of development of white spot lesions (WSLs) around orthodontic brackets. Unfortunately, the formation of WSLs still remains a common complicati...
Special Feature
Lingual orthodontic education: An insight
Despite increasing demand for lingual orthodontics, the technique is not very popular among the orthodontists in general. Lingual orthodontics differs from the conventional labial technique in all asp...
Critical Review
Power of the test: A valuable biostatistical function to validate our research work
Any study involving a sample from population of interest may fail to detect the real significant difference in outcome between the groups being studied. The main reason for its failure may include a p...
Original Article
Posttreatment and retention outcomes with and without periodontally accelerated osteogenic orthodontics assessed using ABO objective grading system
Background: The posttreatment and retention outcomes following nonextraction orthodontic therapy, with and without corticotomy, were assessed using the American Board of Orthodontists objective...

Abstracting and Indexing Information

The journal is registered with the following abstracting partners:
CNKI (China National Knowledge Infrastructure), EBSCO Publishing's Electronic Databases, Exlibris – Primo Central, Google Scholar, Hinari, Infotrieve, Journal Guide, National Science Library, OpenJGate, ProQuest, TdNet

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



Bi-annual Awards

"APOS Trends in Orthodontics", the official Journal of the Asian Pacific Orthodontic Society announced its awards at its AGM on the 5th of December 2015. Dr Nikhilesh Vaid, President & Editor in Chief of the APOS, said " The purpose of conceptualising awards...

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