Carlos Flores-Mir

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alberta
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi Soft tissue changes with fixed functional appliances in Class II division 1
    Carlos Flores-Mir
    Orthodontic Graduate Program, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Angle Orthod 76:712-20. 2006
  2. pmc Measurement tools for the diagnosis of nasal septal deviation: a systematic review
    Tehnia Aziz
    University of Alberta, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 43:11. 2014
  3. ncbi Efficiency of molar distalization associated with second and third molar eruption stage
    Carlos Flores-Mir
    Department of Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Angle Orthod 83:735-42. 2013
  4. pmc Normative and self-perceived orthodontic treatment need of a Peruvian university population
    Eduardo Bernabé
    Departamento Académico de Odontología Social, Facultad de Estomatologia, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Head Face Med 2:22. 2006
  5. ncbi Association between growth stunting with dental development and skeletal maturation stage
    Carlos Flores-Mir
    Orthodontic Graduate Program, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Angle Orthod 75:935-40. 2005
  6. ncbi Correlation of skeletal maturation stages determined by cervical vertebrae and hand-wrist evaluations
    Carlos Flores-Mir
    Orthodontic Graduate Program, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Dentistry Pharmacy Centre, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Angle Orthod 76:1-5. 2006
  7. doi Lower incisor inclination changes during Xbow treatment according to vertical facial type
    Carlos Flores-Mir
    Department of Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Angle Orthod 80:1075-80. 2010
  8. ncbi Laypersons' perceptions of the esthetics of visible anterior occlusion
    Carlos Flores-Mir
    Orthodontic Graduate Program, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta
    J Can Dent Assoc 71:849. 2005
  9. ncbi Computer and Internet usage by Canadian dentists
    Carlos Flores-Mir
    Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Department of Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta
    J Can Dent Assoc 72:145. 2006
  10. ncbi Search and selection methodology of systematic reviews in orthodontics (2000-2004)
    Carlos Flores-Mir
    Orthodontic Graduate Program, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 130:214-7. 2006

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  1. ncbi Soft tissue changes with fixed functional appliances in Class II division 1
    Carlos Flores-Mir
    Orthodontic Graduate Program, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Angle Orthod 76:712-20. 2006
    ..To evaluate facial soft tissue changes after the use of fixed functional appliances in Class II division 1 malocclusion cases using a systematic review of the literature...
  2. pmc Measurement tools for the diagnosis of nasal septal deviation: a systematic review
    Tehnia Aziz
    University of Alberta, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 43:11. 2014
    ..To perform a systematic review of measurement tools utilized for the diagnosis of nasal septal deviation (NSD)...
  3. ncbi Efficiency of molar distalization associated with second and third molar eruption stage
    Carlos Flores-Mir
    Department of Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Angle Orthod 83:735-42. 2013
    ..To evaluate the efficiency of molar distalization associated with the second and third molar eruption stage...
  4. pmc Normative and self-perceived orthodontic treatment need of a Peruvian university population
    Eduardo Bernabé
    Departamento Académico de Odontología Social, Facultad de Estomatologia, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Head Face Med 2:22. 2006
    ....
  5. ncbi Association between growth stunting with dental development and skeletal maturation stage
    Carlos Flores-Mir
    Orthodontic Graduate Program, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Angle Orthod 75:935-40. 2005
    ..903) and average (r = 0.895) maturers but lower (r = 0.751) for delayed maturers. Growth stunting was not associated with dental development and skeletal maturity stages in Peruvian school children...
  6. ncbi Correlation of skeletal maturation stages determined by cervical vertebrae and hand-wrist evaluations
    Carlos Flores-Mir
    Orthodontic Graduate Program, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Dentistry Pharmacy Centre, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Angle Orthod 76:1-5. 2006
    ..Skeletal level influences the correlation values and, therefore, it should be considered whenever possible...
  7. doi Lower incisor inclination changes during Xbow treatment according to vertical facial type
    Carlos Flores-Mir
    Department of Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Angle Orthod 80:1075-80. 2010
    ..To evaluate the magnitude of lower incisor inclination associated with the vertical facial type in adolescent Class II patients treated with the Xbow appliance...
  8. ncbi Laypersons' perceptions of the esthetics of visible anterior occlusion
    Carlos Flores-Mir
    Orthodontic Graduate Program, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta
    J Can Dent Assoc 71:849. 2005
    ..To analyze 6 different types of visible anterior occlusion, exclusive of extraoral facial features, in terms of their esthetic appeal, as perceived by 91 randomly selected adult laypersons with different levels of education in Lima, Peru...
  9. ncbi Computer and Internet usage by Canadian dentists
    Carlos Flores-Mir
    Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Department of Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta
    J Can Dent Assoc 72:145. 2006
    ....
  10. ncbi Search and selection methodology of systematic reviews in orthodontics (2000-2004)
    Carlos Flores-Mir
    Orthodontic Graduate Program, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 130:214-7. 2006
    ..More systematic reviews related to orthodontic topics are published each year, although little has been done to evaluate their search and selection methodologies...
  11. ncbi Longitudinal study of temporomandibular joint disc status and craniofacial growth
    Carlos Flores-Mir
    Orthodontic Graduate Program, Department of Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 130:324-30. 2006
    ..The objective of this retrospective cohort study was to assess the association of temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disc status and craniofacial growth...
  12. ncbi Short-term skeletal and dental effects of the Xbow appliance as measured on lateral cephalograms
    Carlos Flores-Mir
    Orthodontic Graduate Program, Department of Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 136:822-32. 2009
    ..Our objective was to determine the short-term skeletal and dental effects of the Xbow appliance when compared with an equivalent untreated control group as measured on lateral cephalograms...
  13. ncbi Lay person's perception of smile aesthetics in dental and facial views
    C Flores-Mir
    Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Room 4051A, Dentistry Pharmacy Center, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2N8
    J Orthod 31:204-9; discussion 201. 2004
    ..To compare the aesthetic perception of different anterior visible occlusions in different facial and dental views (frontal view, lower facial third view and dental view) by lay persons...
  14. ncbi Self-perceived orthodontic treatment need evaluated through 3 scales in a university population
    C Flores-Mir
    Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry Room 4051A, Dentistry Pharmacy Center, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2N8
    J Orthod 31:329-34; discussion 302. 2004
    ..To evaluate the self-perceived orthodontic treatment need in a university population evaluated through 3 scales that used different approaches...
  15. ncbi Cephalometric facial soft tissue changes with the twin block appliance in Class II division 1 malocclusion patients. A systematic review
    Carlos Flores-Mir
    Craniofacial and Oral Health Evidence based Practice Group, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Canada
    Angle Orthod 76:876-81. 2006
    ..To evaluate facial soft tissue changes after the use of the twin block appliance in Class II division 1 malocclusion patients...
  16. ncbi Skeletal and dental changes in Class II division 1 malocclusions treated with splint-type Herbst appliances. A systematic review
    Carlos Flores-Mir
    Orthodontic Graduate Program, University of Alberta, Canada
    Angle Orthod 77:376-81. 2007
    ..To evaluate skeletal and dental changes in growing individuals through lateral cephalograms obtained after the sole use of the splint-type Herbst appliances in Class II division 1 malocclusions...
  17. ncbi Longitudinal study on TMJ disk status and its effect on mandibular growth
    C Flores-Mir
    University of Alberta, Edmonton AB T6G 2N8, Canada
    J Orthod 34:194-9; discussion 176. 2007
    ..This longitudinal study assessed the potential contribution of temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disk status over mandibular linear and angular changes...
  18. ncbi A systematic review of cephalometric facial soft tissue changes with the Activator and Bionator appliances in Class II division 1 subjects
    Carlos Flores-Mir
    Orthodontic Graduate Program and Cranio facial and Oral health Evidence based Group, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Canada
    Eur J Orthod 28:586-93. 2006
    ..Three-dimensional quantification is also required to overcome current limitations in our understanding of the soft tissue changes obtained with the use of removable functional appliances...
  19. ncbi Dental faculty shortage in the United States and Canada: are there solutions?
    Carlos Flores-Mir
    Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Room 4051A Dentistry Pharmacy Centre, University of Alberta, Edmonton AB T6G 2N8
    J Can Dent Assoc 72:725-6. 2006
  20. ncbi Craniofacial morphology in pediatric patients with persistent obstructive sleep apnea with or without positive airway pressure therapy: a cross-sectional cephalometric comparison with controls
    Mohammed M Korayem
    Clinical Instructor, Division of Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 144:78-85. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the association between long-term PAP use and craniofacial morphologic pattern in children with persistent obstructive sleep apnea...
  21. ncbi Intraexaminer and interexaminer reliabilities of landmark identification on digitized lateral cephalograms and formatted 3-dimensional cone-beam computerized tomography images
    Manuel O Lagravere
    Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 137:598-604. 2010
    ....
  22. ncbi Meta-analysis of immediate changes with rapid maxillary expansion treatment
    Manuel O Lagravere
    Orthodontic Graduate Program, Department of Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Am Dent Assoc 137:44-53. 2006
    ..The authors conducted a literature review to evaluate immediate transverse, anteroposterior, and vertical dental and skeletal changes produced by rapid maxillary expansion (RME)...
  23. ncbi Craniofacial morphological characteristics in children with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Carlos Flores-Mir
    Division of Orthodontics, Department of Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, 5 528 Edmonton Clinic Health Academy, Edmonton, AB T6G 1C9, Canada
    J Am Dent Assoc 144:269-77. 2013
    ..The authors conducted a systematic review to consolidate the current knowledge regarding craniofacial morphological characteristics associated with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) in nonsyndromic pediatric patients...
  24. ncbi Long-term skeletal changes with rapid maxillary expansion: a systematic review
    Manuel O Lagravere
    Orthodontic Graduate Program, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Angle Orthod 75:1046-52. 2005
    ..The conclusions from this systematic review should be considered with caution because only a secondary level of evidence was found. Long-term randomized clinical trials are needed...
  25. ncbi Indices to assess malocclusions in patients with cleft lip and palate
    Mostafa Altalibi
    School of Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Eur J Orthod 35:772-82. 2013
    ....
  26. ncbi Le Fort III distraction osteogenesis versus conventional Le Fort III osteotomy in correction of syndromic midfacial hypoplasia: a systematic review
    Humam Saltaji
    PhD candidate and resident, Orthodontic Graduate Program, University of Alberta Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry School of Dentistry, Edmonton, AB, Canada Electronic address
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 72:959-72. 2014
    ..Our objective was to evaluate the short- and long-term stability of the bony structures after midfacial advancement using conventional LFIII osteotomy versus LFIII-DO in patients with syndromic midfacial hypoplasia...
  27. doi An in vitro study on the dimensional stability of a vinyl polyether silicone impression material over a prolonged storage period
    Usama Nassar
    Department of Dentistry, Faculty of Engineering, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Prosthet Dent 109:172-8. 2013
    ..A new elastomeric impression material, a vinyl polyether silicone, has been commercially introduced. Its dimensional stability at different pouring times has not been reported...
  28. doi Maxillary advancement with conventional orthognathic surgery in patients with cleft lip and palate: is it a stable technique?
    Humam Saltaji
    Orthodontic Graduate Program, University of Alberta Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 70:2859-66. 2012
    ..To evaluate the long-term skeletal stability after maxillary surgical advancement with conventional Le Fort I osteotomy in patients with cleft lip and palate by a systematic review of the published data...
  29. doi Prediction of lower incisor proclination during Xbow treatment based on initial cephalometric variables
    Tehnia Aziz
    Department of Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Angle Orthod 82:472-9. 2012
    ..To predict lower incisor proclination from initial cephalometric values in Class II division 1 patients treated in phase I with the Xbow appliance...
  30. doi The relationship between vertical facial morphology and overjet in untreated Class II subjects
    Humam Saltaji
    Orthodontic Graduate Program, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Angle Orthod 82:432-40. 2012
    ..To evaluate the association between vertical facial morphology and overjet in untreated Class II subjects...
  31. ncbi Reliability of traditional cephalometric landmarks as seen in three-dimensional analysis in maxillary expansion treatments
    Manuel O Lagravere
    Orthodontic Graduate Program, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Canada
    Angle Orthod 79:1047-56. 2009
    ..To evaluate intra-examiner and inter-examiner reliability of 3D CBCT-generated landmarks previously used in traditional 2D cephalometry...
  32. doi Accuracy of computer programs in predicting orthognathic surgery soft tissue response
    Neelambar R Kaipatur
    Department of Dentistry, University of Alberta, Canada
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 67:751-9. 2009
    ..The aim of the present systematic review is to investigate the accuracy of computer programs in predicting soft tissue response subsequent to skeletal changes after orthognathic surgery...
  33. doi A comparative analysis of angular cephalometric values between CBCT generated lateral cephalograms versus digitized conventional lateral cephalograms
    Raymond R Chung
    Pratique privée, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Int Orthod 7:308-21. 2009
    ..1, alpha =0.05). A lateral slice from CBCT imaging can be used to perform traditional cephalometric analysis with levels of precision and accuracy comparable to traditional lateral cephalometrics...
  34. ncbi Canadian orthodontist Internet user profile
    Neal G Palmer
    Department of Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Angle Orthod 76:92-7. 2006
    ..67. Although not statistically significant, there was a trend for greater Internet access by younger practitioners...
  35. doi Cranial base foramen location accuracy and reliability in cone-beam computerized tomography
    Manuel O Lagravere
    Orthodontic Graduate Program, Department of Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 139:e203-10. 2011
    ....
  36. ncbi Validity, reliability, and reproducibility of plaster vs digital study models: comparison of peer assessment rating and Bolton analysis and their constituent measurements
    Daron R Stevens
    Orthodontic Graduate Program, Department of Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 129:794-803. 2006
    ..0, GeoDigm, Chanhassen, Minn) for the analysis of tooth sizes and occlusal relationships--specifically the Bolton analysis and the peer assessment rating (PAR) index and their components...
  37. ncbi Efficiency of molar distalization with the XBow appliance related to second molar eruption stage
    Carlos Flores-Mir
    Department of Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB and
    Eur J Orthod 35:745-51. 2013
    ..When distalizing maxillary first molars with a XBow appliance, there is no difference in the amount of distalization in patients with erupted and unerupted maxillary second molars...
  38. ncbi A systematic review of the association between appliance-induced labial movement of mandibular incisors and gingival recession
    Tehnia Aziz
    Division of Orthodontics, Department of Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Aust Orthod J 27:33-9. 2011
    ..To determine if an association exists between appliance-induced labial movement of mandibular incisors and gingival recession...
  39. ncbi Long-term dental arch changes after rapid maxillary expansion treatment: a systematic review
    Manuel O Lagravere
    Orthodontic Graduate Program, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Angle Orthod 75:155-61. 2005
    ..More transverse dental arch changes were found after puberty as compared with before, but the difference may not be clinically significant. No anteroposterior dental changes were found on lateral cephalometric radiographs...
  40. ncbi Use of skeletal maturation based on hand-wrist radiographic analysis as a predictor of facial growth: a systematic review
    Carlos Flores-Mir
    Division of Orthodontics, Department of Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Angle Orthod 74:118-24. 2004
    ..The role of skeletal maturity assessment in clinical and research applications is discussed and recommendations are provided...
  41. doi Linear measurements using virtual study models
    Nghe S Luu
    Orthodontic Graduate Program, School of Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Angle Orthod 82:1098-106. 2012
    ..To perform a systematic review of the literature to assess the reliability and validity of linear measurements using virtual vs plaster study models...
  42. ncbi Skeletal and dental changes with fixed slow maxillary expansion treatment: a systematic review
    Manuel O Lagravere
    Orthodontic Graduate Program, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Am Dent Assoc 136:194-9. 2005
    ..Therefore, they conducted a study to evaluate skeletal and dental changes after fixed SME treatment in orthodontic patients with constricted arches...
  43. ncbi Accuracy of mesiodistal root angulation projected by cone-beam computed tomographic panoramic-like images
    Dana Van Elslande
    Department of Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 137:S94-9. 2010
    ..In this study, we tested the accuracy of the cone-beam computed tomography panoramic (pan)-like image in the projection of mesiodistal tooth angulations...
  44. ncbi Dimensional accuracy of 2 irreversible hydrocolloid alternative impression materials with immediate and delayed pouring
    Usama Nassar
    Department of Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta Edmonton, AB
    J Can Dent Assoc 78:c2. 2012
    ..To assess dimensional accuracy and stability of 2 irreversible hydrocolloid alternative impression materials with immediate and delayed pouring...
  45. ncbi The validity and reliability of mixed-dentition analysis methods: a systematic review
    Nghe S Luu
    Orthodontic Graduate Program, Department of Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    J Am Dent Assoc 142:1143-53. 2011
    ..The authors conducted a literature review to determine the validity and reliability of mixed-dentition analysis (MDA) methods used to predict permanent tooth size in the mixed dentition and to evaluate the effect of relevant variables...
  46. doi Immediate skeletal and dentoalveolar effects of the crown- or banded type Herbst appliance on Class II division 1 malocclusion
    Gregory A Barnett
    Private Practice, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Angle Orthod 78:361-9. 2008
    ..To evaluate the relative skeletal and dental changes produced by the crown- or banded-type Herbst appliance in growing Class II division 1 malocclusion cases...
  47. ncbi Rapid palatal expansion effects on nasal airway dimensions as measured by acoustic rhinometry. A systematic review
    Jillian M Gordon
    Orthodontic Graduate Program, Department of Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Angle Orthod 79:1000-7. 2009
    ..To evaluate available information on the effects of rapid maxillary expansion on nasal airway minimal cross-sectional area and volume, as measured by acoustic rhinometry...
  48. ncbi Laypeople's preferences regarding frontal dentofacial esthetics: tooth-related factors
    Matthew Witt
    Orthodontic Graduate Program, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    J Am Dent Assoc 142:635-45. 2011
    ..Researchers have conducted extensive studies regarding dentoalveolar factors that affect anterior dental esthetics; however, there is no consensus regarding laypeople's perspectives on these factors...
  49. ncbi Long term three dimensional tracking of orthodontic patients using registered cone beam CT and photogrammetry
    Pierre Boulanger
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2009:3525-8. 2009
    ..This procedure is now used at the University of Alberta orthodontic clinic...
  50. ncbi Perceptions and attitudes of Canadian dentists toward digital and electronic technologies
    Carlos Flores-Mir
    Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Room 4051A Dentistry Pharmacy Centre, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB T6G 2N8
    J Can Dent Assoc 72:243. 2006
    ....
  51. ncbi Management of ankylosed primary molars with premolar successors: a systematic review
    Long D Tieu
    Department of Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    J Am Dent Assoc 144:602-11. 2013
    ..The authors conducted a systematic review to determine the clinical prognosis of and methods of managing ankylosed primary molars with permanent successors...
  52. pmc A descriptive analysis of oral health systematic reviews published 1991-2012: cross sectional study
    Humam Saltaji
    Orthodontic Graduate Program, School of Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    PLoS ONE 8:e74545. 2013
    ..To identify all systematic reviews (SRs) published in the domain of oral health research and describe them in terms of their epidemiological and descriptive characteristics...
  53. ncbi Laypeople's preferences regarding frontal dentofacial esthetics: periodontal factors
    Matthew Witt
    Orthodontic Graduate Program, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    J Am Dent Assoc 142:925-37. 2011
    ..The authors conducted a review to evaluate the magnitude of esthetic impairment that the general public is able to discern with regard to periodontal factors...
  54. doi Diagnostic capability of questionnaires and clinical examinations to assess sleep-disordered breathing in children: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Graziela De Luca Canto
    Dr Canto is an adjunct professor, Department of Dentistry, Federal University of Santa Catarina, Florianopolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil, and a postdoctoral fellow, School of Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada Address correspondence to Dr Canto at Department of Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, 5 83 Edmonton Clinic Health Academy, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G1C9, OR
    J Am Dent Assoc 145:165-78. 2014
    ..There are many obstacles to children being able to undergo a full PSG; therefore, the authors evaluated the diagnostic value of alternative diagnostic methods (clinical history and physical examination) for pediatric SDB...
  55. doi The accuracy of diagnostic tests for adenoid hypertrophy: a systematic review
    Michael P Major
    Dr Michael P Major is an assistant clinical professor and the director, Inter disciplinary Airway Research Clinic, Division of Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, 5 476 Edmonton Clinic Health Academy, 11405 87 Ave, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 1C9
    J Am Dent Assoc 145:247-54. 2014
    ..The authors conducted a study to gauge the accuracy of alternative tests compared with nasoendoscopy (reference standard) for screening adenoid hypertrophy...
  56. ncbi The treatment effects of Invisalign orthodontic aligners: a systematic review
    Manuel O Lagravere
    Orthodontic Graduate Program, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Dentistry Pharmacy Centre, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    J Am Dent Assoc 136:1724-9. 2005
    ..The authors conducted a systematic review of the literature to determine the treatment effects of the Invisalign orthodontic system (Align Technology), Santa Clara, Calif.)...
  57. doi Long-term skeletal stability after maxillary advancement with distraction osteogenesis in cleft lip and palate patients
    Humam Saltaji
    Orthodontic Graduate Program, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Angle Orthod 82:1115-22. 2012
    ..To systematically review the long-term skeletal stability after maxillary advancement with distraction osteogenesis (DO) in cleft lip and palate (CLP) patients...
  58. ncbi Mandibular asymmetry diagnosis with panoramic imaging
    Dana C Van Elslande
    Orthodontic Graduate Program, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 134:183-92. 2008
    ..Our objective was to determine the diagnostic capability of panoramic imaging in any of its forms to detect mandibular asymmetry...
  59. ncbi Long-term stability after craniofacial distraction osteogenesis
    Saleh Al-Daghreer
    Orthodontic Graduate Program, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 66:1812-9. 2008
    ..This study was conducted to systematically review long-term skeletal stability after craniofacial distraction osteogenesis...
  60. ncbi Accuracy of measurements and reliability of landmark identification with computed tomography (CT) techniques in the maxillofacial area: a systematic review
    Leo Lou
    Graduate Orthodontics Program, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 104:402-11. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the available published information on the reliability and accuracy of skeletal CT landmark identification and associated measurement accuracy through CT in the maxillofacial region...
  61. doi Accuracy of computer programs in predicting orthognathic surgery hard tissue response
    Neelambar Kaipatur
    Department of Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 67:1628-39. 2009
    ..The aim of this systematic review was to investigate the accuracy of computer programs in predicting skeletal changes after orthognathic surgery...
  62. ncbi Quality of reporting masticatory muscle electromyography in 2004: a systematic review
    S Armijo-Olivo
    Rehabilitation Science Program, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    J Oral Rehabil 34:397-405. 2007
    ..Reasons for the poor reporting are discussed. Because of the general poor quality of reporting of the analysed studies, findings of studies using surface electromyography of masticatory muscles should be interpreted with caution...
  63. ncbi Radiographic comparison of the extent of orthodontically induced external apical root resorption in vital and root-filled teeth: a systematic review
    Stephanie L Walker
    Orthodontic Graduate Program, Department of Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Eur J Orthod 35:796-802. 2013
    ..to critically analyse the available scientific literature radiographically comparing the incidence of orthodontically induced external apical root resorption (OIEARR) in human root-filled and vital teeth...
  64. ncbi The frequency and nature of incidental findings in cone-beam computed tomographic scans of the head and neck region: a systematic review
    Ryan Edwards
    Orthodontic Graduate Program, Department of Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, 11405 87th Ave, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 1C9
    J Am Dent Assoc 144:161-70. 2013
    ..The authors analyzed the literature critically to determine the frequency and nature of incidental findings (IFs) in cone-beam computed tomographic (CBCT) scans of the head and neck region...
  65. doi Incisor inclination changes produced by two compliance-free Class II correction protocols for the treatment of mild to moderate Class II malocclusions
    Robert A Miller
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Angle Orthod 83:431-6. 2013
    ..To compare the changes in incisor inclination between two compliance-free Class II correction protocols for the treatment of mild to moderate Class II malocclusions...
  66. ncbi Electromyography in diagnosing temporomandibular disorders
    Mohammed A Q Al-Saleh
    TMD Orofacial Pain Clinic, School of Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Am Dent Assoc 143:351-62. 2012
    ....
  67. ncbi Dental arch space changes following premature loss of primary first molars: a systematic review
    William Tunison
    Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Pediatr Dent 30:297-302. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to consider the available evidence regarding premature loss of primary molars and the implications for treatment planning...
  68. ncbi Dimensional stability of irreversible hydrocolloid impression materials as a function of pouring time: a systematic review
    Usama Nassar
    Department of Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    J Prosthet Dent 106:126-33. 2011
    ..Pouring time of irreversible hydrocolloid impressions differs depending on the brand and intended use, either of which may result in variable dimensional stability...
  69. ncbi Women in orthodontics and work-family balance: challenges and strategies
    Sarah Davidson
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB
    J Can Dent Assoc 78:c61. 2012
    ..Achieving a work-family balance is of paramount importance to female orthodontists, and the results of this study may be applied to other specialties in dentistry...
  70. doi Torque expression in stainless steel orthodontic brackets. A systematic review
    Amy Archambault
    Orthodontic Graduate Program, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Angle Orthod 80:201-10. 2010
    ..To evaluate the quantitative effects on torque expression of varying the slot size of stainless steel orthodontic brackets and the dimension of stainless steel wire, and to analyze the limitations of the experimental methods used...
  71. ncbi The association between head and cervical posture and temporomandibular disorders: a systematic review
    Susan Armijo Olivo
    Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research, University of Alberta Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Orofac Pain 20:9-23. 2006
    ..To carry out a systematic review to assess the evidence concerning the association between head and cervical posture and temporomandibular disorders (TMD)...
  72. ncbi Dental and skeletal changes during pressure garment use in facial burns: a systematic review
    Karen Rappoport
    Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Burns 34:18-23. 2008
    ..The purpose of this systematic review was to evaluate the available evidence regarding dental and skeletal changes produced during pressure garment use in facial burns...
  73. ncbi Dental and skeletal changes following surgically assisted rapid maxillary expansion
    M O Lagravere
    Orthodontic Graduate Program, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, AB, Canada
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 35:481-7. 2006
    ..An overall dental relapse of 0.5-1 mm is reported after 1 year of orthodontic treatment. The conclusions should be considered with caution because only a secondary level of evidence was found...
  74. doi Role of different imaging modalities in assessment of temporomandibular joint erosions and osteophytes: a systematic review
    A M Hussain
    Department of Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Dentomaxillofac Radiol 37:63-71. 2008
    ..To evaluate the ability of different diagnostic imaging techniques for diagnosing the presence of erosions and osteophytes in the temporomandibular joint (TMJ)...
  75. ncbi Are the lower incisors the best predictors for the unerupted canine and premolars sums? an analysis of a Peruvian sample
    Eduardo Bernabé
    Department of Social Dentistry, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Angle Orthod 75:202-7. 2005
    ..The MLRE determination coefficient was 60% with a standard error of 0.8 mm. This new MLRE underestimates (less than 1 mm discrepancy) the actual SPCP in only 7% of the cases on the basis of a validation sample...
  76. ncbi True incisor intrusion attained during orthodontic treatment: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Julia Ng
    University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 128:212-9. 2005
    ..The purpose of this meta-analysis was to quantify the amount of true incisor intrusion attained during orthodontic treatment...
  77. ncbi Dental morphology and crowding. A multivariate approach
    Eduardo Bernabé
    Associate Professor, Department of Social Dentistry, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Angle Orthod 76:20-5. 2006
    ..This study helps to understand the odontometric component of the dental crowding multifactorial origin...
  78. ncbi Tooth width ratios in crowded and noncrowded dentitions
    Eduardo Bernabé
    Department of Social Dentistry, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Angle Orthod 74:765-8. 2004
    ..Although the anterior and overall ratios and the differences between the upper and lower tooth width sums are greater in subjects with crowding, no clinically significant difference is observed (less than one mm)...
  79. ncbi Tooth-width ratio discrepancies in a sample of Peruvian adolescents
    Eduardo Bernabé
    Department of Social Dentistry, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima Peru
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 125:361-5. 2004
    ..The 2-standard deviation range from the Bolton standard did not predict clinically significant anterior and total tooth-width ratio discrepancies...
  80. ncbi Dental esthetic self-perception in young adults with and without previous orthodontic treatment
    Eduardo Bernabé
    Department of Social Dentistry, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Angle Orthod 76:412-6. 2006
    ..Further studies are required to support current findings...
  81. ncbi Orthodontic treatment need in Peruvian young adults evaluated through dental aesthetic index
    Eduardo Bernabé
    Department of Social Dentistry, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Angle Orthod 76:417-21. 2006
    ..In this population, malocclusion was characterized by a relatively high frequency of missing teeth, appreciable dental crowding, and inadequate anteroposterior relationships...
  82. ncbi Intra-arch occlusal indicators of crowding in the permanent dentition
    Eduardo Bernabé
    Department of Social Dentistry, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 128:220-5. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to identify the intra-arch occlusal characteristics that best discriminated 3 groups with different grades of dental arch discrepancies. This cross-sectional analysis was conducted in Lima, Peru, in 2003...
  83. ncbi Estimating arch length discrepancy through Little's Irregularity Index for epidemiological use
    Eduardo Bernabé
    Department of Social Dentistry, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Eur J Orthod 28:269-73. 2006
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  84. ncbi Soft tissue changes produced by a banded-type Herbst appliance in late mixed dentition patients
    Marcio Rodrigues De Almeida
    Department of Orthodontics, Bauru Dental School, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    World J Orthod 9:121-31. 2008
    ..This controlled trial cephalometrically compared soft profile changes during orthodontic treatment with a banded Herbst appliance against a control group...
  85. ncbi Effects of nutrition on timing of mineralization in teeth in a Peruvian sample by the Cameriere and Demirjian methods
    Robert Cameriere
    Institute of Forensic Medicine, University of Macerata, Via Don Minzoni, Macerata, Italy
    Ann Hum Biol 34:547-56. 2007
    ..Few studies have been conducted among children to investigate the effects of malnutrition and race on the timing of tooth formation...
  86. ncbi Influence of anterior occlusal characteristics on self-perceived dental appearance in young adults
    Eduardo Bernabé
    Departamento de Odontologia Social, Unidad de Investigación en Salud Pública Dental, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Angle Orthod 77:831-6. 2007
    ..To determine the individual and combined influence of some anterior occlusal characteristics on self-perceived dental appearance in a sample of young adults...
  87. ncbi The impact of orthodontic treatment on normative need. A case-control study in Peru
    Eduardo Bernabé
    Departamento de Odontologia Social, Facultad de Estomatologia, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Aust Orthod J 23:50-4. 2007
    ..To assess the impact of previously provided orthodontic treatment on the normative need in a sample of young adult Peruvians...
  88. ncbi Appraising number and clinical significance of regression equations to predict unerupted canines and premolars
    Eduardo Bernabé
    Department of Social Dentistry, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 126:228-30. 2004
    ..It is important not only to evaluate the statistical need for specific SLRE in different populations, but also to state the clinical significance of their differences against commonly used SLRE...
  89. ncbi An evaluation of search and selection methods used in dental systematic reviews published in English
    Michael P Major
    Goldman School of Dental Medicine, Boston University, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 137:1252-7. 2006
    ..Increasing numbers of systematic reviews are published each year, though little has been done to evaluate their search and selection methodology...
  90. ncbi Does Bigfoot live?
    Carlos Flores-Mir
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 129:716-7; author reply 717. 2006
  91. ncbi True molar intrusion attained during orthodontic treatment: a systematic review
    Julia Ng
    Graduate Orthodontic Program, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 130:709-14. 2006
    ..The aim of this systematic review was to quantify the amount of true molar intrusion attainable during orthodontic treatment...
  92. ncbi In vivo comparison of force decay between injection molded and die-cut stamped elastomers
    Jose A Bousquet
    Department of Occlusion and Prosthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Universidad de Carabobo, Valencia, Venezuela
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 129:384-9. 2006
    ..The aim of this randomized clinical trial was to determine whether elastomeric chains made by different fabrication procedures have different force-decay levels...
  93. ncbi Assessment of lateral cephalometric diagnosis of adenoid hypertrophy and posterior upper airway obstruction: a systematic review
    Michael P Major
    Goldman School of Dental Medicine, Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 130:700-8. 2006
    ..Our objective was to evaluate the capability of lateral cephalograms in diagnosing hypertrophied adenoids and obstructed posterior nasopharyngeal airways...
  94. ncbi Can we extract useful and scientifically sound information from retrospective nonrandomized trials to be applied in orthodontic evidence-based practice treatments?
    Carlos Flores-Mir
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 131:707-8; discussion 708-9. 2007