Fixed lingual retainer: review article

Long-term retention may be required to prevent post-treatment changes and the bonded orthodontic retainer constructed from composite and multi-strand orthodontic wire provides an esthetic and efficient system for maintained retention. The bonded orthodontic retainer constructed from multi-strand wire and composite is an efficient esthetic retainer, which can be maintained long-term.This paper reviews the rationale for the use of fixed lingual retainer its success and failure rates and also different technique for stabilizing lingual retainer.

Author: 
Jeevan M. Khatri and Parikshit Agrawal
Journal Name: 
Int J Inf Res Rev
Volume No: 
03
Issue No: 
12
Year: 
2016
Paper Number: 
1514
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