Turkish Journal of Orthodontics
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Carbonated Soft Drinks and Orthodontics: Review of Literature

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Dentist, Ministry of Health, Baghdad, Iraq

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Department of Orthodontics, University of Baghdad, Faculty of Dentistry, Baghdad, Iraq

Turk J Orthod 2021; 34: 136-142
DOI: 10.5152/TurkJOrthod.2020.20107
Read: 156 Downloads: 65 Published: 25 June 2021

This study aims to review the effects of various types of carbonated soft drinks on the behavior of different orthodontic materials as well as on the enamel surface and tooth movement. Articles and books from 1990 to 2020 explaining the effects of carbonated soft drinks on general health and orthodontic materials and tooth movement were electronically searched. The major effects of carbonated soft drinks are explained and discussed in this review. Patients with orthodontic problems must be warned about the side effects of carbonated soft drinks on general and dental health and orthodontic appliances in particular.

Cite this article as: Abd Al-Hussain ZA, Nahidh M. Carbonated Soft Drinks and Orthodontics: Review of Literature. Turk J Orthod. 2021; 34(2): 136-142.

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