Interproximal Enamel Reduction in Orthodontics


Germec D., Ugur-Taner T.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF ORTHODONTICS, vol.21, no.1, pp.67-79, 2008 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 21 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.13076/1300-3550-21-1-67
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF ORTHODONTICS
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index, Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.67-79

Abstract

Interproximal enamel reduction (stripping) is a procedure to remove proximal enamel with the use of various instruments and techniques. In orthodontic practice, interproximal reduction has be en widely used for years. The aim of this review is to introduce several enamel reduction techniques and materials, to in form their indications and to give clinical suggestions to the orthodontists.