Nishimura M, Chiba M, Ohashi T, Sato M, Shimizu Y, Igarashi K, Mitanig H. (2008) Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop;133: 572-83
The application of resonance vibration might accelerate orthodontic tooth movement via enhanced RANKL expression in the periodontal ligament without additional damage to periodontal tissues such as root resorption.
More Studies on Vibration Technology use in Orthodontics
- Periodontal tissue activation by vibration: Intermittent stimulation by resonance vibration accelerates experimental tooth movement in rats.
- The effects of brief daily vibration on clear aligner orthodontic treatment
- Synergistic acceleration of experimental tooth movement by supplementary high-frequency vibration applied with a static force in rats
- The effect of high-frequency vibration on tooth movement and alveolar bone in non-growing skeletal Class II high Angle orthodontic patients: Case series