ABOUT APOS TRENDS IN ORTHODONTICS
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.
CURRENT ISSUE - APOS TRENDS IN ORTHODONTICS
September-October 2017 | Vol 7 | Issue 5
Through the murky waters of “Web-based Orthodontics,” can evidence navigate the ship?
Orthodontists at this point globally, are witnessing a time in history when the practice of orthodontics is gradually transforming itself from analog, paper, alginate, and plaster mode to ...
Responsibilities and retention
As our understanding of orthodontic relapse has improved, there is an increasing move toward long-term retention. Safely reducing relapse using appropriate long-term retention imposes considerable r...
Accuracy of three-dimensional cone beam computed tomography digital model measurements compared with plaster study casts
Purpose: The purpose of this study was to assess the accuracy of three-dimensional (3D) cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) study casts by comparing with direct measurements taken from plast...
Evaluation of the effects of the chincup appliance on the craniofacial structures by the finite element analysis
Aims: The aim of this study is to evaluate the effects of the chincup appliance used in the treatment of Class III malocclusions, not only on the mandible or temporomandibular joint (TMJ) but...
Comparison of the changes in hyoid bone position in subjects with normodivergent and hyperdivergent growth patterns: A cephalometric study
Objective: The aim of this study is to test the hypothesis that there is no difference in hyoid bone position among individuals with different growth patterns before and after treatment. M...
Abstracting and Indexing Information
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The journal is indexed with, or included in, the following:
DOAJ, Index Copernicus
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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