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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  2017 | Vol  7 | Issue 4

Orthodontic pain management: Is it time to protocolize analgesic use?
Research demonstrates that up to 90% of orthodontic patients have reported treatment to be painful and almost 30% of those have considered premature cessation of treatment.[1],[2] ...
Experts Corner
Principles of orthognathic surgical correction of skeletal anterior open bite
This article describes the principles of orthognathic surgical correction of skeletal anterior open bite (AOB), including a description of the aetiological factors involved in the development of pre...
Original Article
Mandibular incisor position changes do not explain increase in keratinized gingiva height after periodontally accelerated osteogenic orthodontics
Purpose: This study aimed to reexamine the relationship between mandibular incisor inclination, prominence and vertical changes in position, and keratinized gingival tissue (KT) height change...
Original Article
Effects of rapid maxillary expansion on head posture, postural stability, and fall risk
Objective: The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of rapid maxillary expansion (RME) on head posture, postural stability, and fall risk. Materials and Methods: A sample o...
Original Article
An In vitro assessment of antibacterial activity of three self-etching primers against oral microflora
Aims: This study aims to evaluate and compare the antibacterial activity of three self-etching primers (SEP), namely, Transbond plus, Reliance, and Gluma against commonly encountered oral mic...
9th International Orthodontic Congress

Abstracting and Indexing Information

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

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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