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Andresen's activator

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Detachable orthodontic apparatus which influences the teeth in both upper and lower jaw.

Description

Detachable orthodontic apparatus which influences the teeth in both upper and lower jaw. The intention is a mutual shifting of arcs of the teeth.

Bibliography

  • V. V. J. Andresen:
    The physiological and artificial mineralization of the enamel; a contribution to an effective caries-prophylaxis.
    Oslo, Dancke [1926] 103 pages.
  • Funktions-Kieferorthopädie.
    Written with Karl Häupl. Leipzig, Meusser, 1936. 116 pages.
    2nd edition, Leipzig, 1939, vi, 152 pages.
    4th edition, Leipzig, Barth, 1945. viii, 200 pages.

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