Modified tweezers used to insert wires into self-ligating brackets and open springs into conventional brackets.

Admin Dental Press

Edition V15N01 | Year 2016 | Editorial Dicas do Marden | Pages 14 to 17

Marden Bastos

In order to close self-ligating brackets clips, it is necessary to fully insert the wire into the slots. In cases of severe crowding, this might be an issue. Nevertheless, clinical tweezers can be modified in order to handle this task, and they will also be useful to insert open springs into conventional or self-ligating brackets.

Bastos M. Pinça modificada para inserir fios em braquetes autoligáveis e molas abertas nos braquetes convencionais. Rev Clín Ortod Dental Press. 2016 Fev-Mar;15(1):14-17.

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