Comparison of the accuracy of bracket placement with height bracket positioning gauge and Boone gauge

Amir Mohammadi & Seyyed Hossein Moslemzadeh
Background and aims: To obtain maximum advantages from orthodontic fixed appliances and to achieve the desired final occlusion, correct bracket positioning is highly necessary. In order to measure and determine bracket’s height, diverse gauges have been used. The objective of the present study is to determine and compare bracket positioning accuracy by using height bracket positioning gauge (HBPG) and Boone gauge (BG). Materials and methods: From one patient with class II divisions 1 malocclusion and...