Past Issues 1996 – 2005

Issue 3.2

Editorial – Alberto Mazzocchi MD, DDS (VJO associated editor) In the last issue of VJO you will find a clinical article on Indirect Bonding. We tested a new improved adhesive made by 3M Unitek tm. Though resins and adhesives are constantly improving, there is no consensus on the indirect bonding technique. It…

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Issue 3.1

Editorial – Gabriele Floria DDS (VJO editor) “Savoir-faire” at the American Orthodontic Congress “Savoir-faire” is a French term to express the ability to have the best behavior at each occasion. It is also often used in other languages to define a sensitive and kind person. How can we define the opposite…

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Issue 2.4

Editorial – Dr. Alberto Mazzocchi (VJO associate editor) Orthodontics is the epitome of constantly changing Science, with new materials and new theories being proposed every day. Sometimes genial ideas are rejected because they are “too new” or because they differ from traditional concepts. Let’s remember what happened when C. Tweed presented…

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Issue 2.3

Editorial – Dr. Alberto Mazzocchi (VJO associate editor) Orthodontics is often considered a philosophy or, rather, a system of different, often disagreeing philosophical principles. Every orthodontist believes in a philosophy of his or her own, (honestly acknowledging its originator), or taking credit for it (for lack of knowledge if not lack…

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Issue 2.2

Editorial – Dr. Gabriele Floria D.D.S – VJO editor Bonded retainers (English – Italian – Spanish) Richard Carter MD DDS Auxiliares in lingual orthodontic (English – Italian – Spanish) Stefano Montagna MD DDS Case Report Data Bank             The Patient Perspective – Yoga (English – Italian –…

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