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Table 1 Criteria for participant’s selection or exclusion

From: Accuracy evaluation of orthodontic movements with aligners: a prospective observational study

Inclusion criteria

Exclusion criteria

Adult patients

Systemic pathologies

Complete development of every tooth

Active periodontal disease

Complete permanent dentition

Previous orthodontic treatment

No tooth rotations > 30°

Extraction case

No sagittal correction > 4 mm

Structural abnormalities of the craniofacial or dental-alveolar complex

No crowding or diastema > 5 mm

Signs or symptoms of TMJ disorder

Negative pharmacological anamnesis for medications with any effect over bone metabolism

Ongoing pharmacological treatment able to influence orthodontic movement

Negative pathological anamnesis for any illness with effects over the oral cavity

Signs or symptoms of bruxism