Akansha Bansal

Postgraduate student, Professor and Head of Department, Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics, SDM College of Dental Sciences, Dharwad, India

(email: akansha.bansal18@gmail.com)

Tricks of the trade: patient friendly elastic applicator

A 19-gauge stainless steel wire (LeoWire, Leone SpA, Via P a Quaracchi, 50, 50019 Sesto Fiorentino, Firenze, Italy; www.leaone.it) and, at one end, a round configuration is given for engaging thumb...