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Laceback ligatures for controlling anchorage in patients undergoing fixed orthodontic treatment

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This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

The aims of this review are to determine the effects of laceback ligatures for controlling the position of the:

  1. anterior teeth (amount of flaring/proclination of incisors or canines or both) during orthodontic treatment compared with participants not having laceback ligatures placed as part of their orthodontic treatment and/or

  2. posterior teeth (amount of mesial movement of molars or premolars or both).