Genomes and Genes
Summary: The measurement of the dimensions of the HEAD.
Publications247 found, 100 shown here
- Sagittal spinal posture in relation to craniofacial morphologyCarsten Lippold
Department of Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Muenster, Germany
Angle Orthod 76:625-31. 2006....
- A cephalometric study on craniofacial morphology of Iranian children with beta-thalassemia majorF Amini
Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, Dental College of Islamic Azad Medical University, Tehran, Iran
Orthod Craniofac Res 10:36-44. 2007..To study cephalometric and facial features of Iranian children with beta-thalassemia major...
- Three-dimensional cephalometry: spiral multi-slice vs cone-beam computed tomographyGwen R J Swennen
Department of Plastic Surgery, University Hospital Brugmann, Brussels, Belgium
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 130:410-6. 2006..This innovative 3D virtual approach is a bridge between conventional cephalometry and modern craniofacial imaging techniques and provides high-quality, accurate, and reliable quantitative 3D ..
- Accelerated head growth in early development of individuals with autismYulia A Dementieva
Department of Medicine and Center for Human Genetics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Pediatr Neurol 32:102-8. 2005..This study confirms the presence of abnormal acceleration in head growth during the first and second months of life in a subgroup of autistic individuals...
- Relationship between head circumference and brain volume in healthy normal toddlers, children, and adultsH H Bartholomeusz
Center for Autism Research, Children's Hospital of San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92037, USA
Neuropediatrics 33:239-41. 2002....
- Rate of head growth decelerates and symptoms worsen in the second year of life in autismGeraldine Dawson
Autism Center, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
Biol Psychiatry 61:458-64. 2007..Longitudinal studies of head circumference growth in infants later diagnosed with autism are needed to understand the accelerated head growth in this disorder...
- Head circumference as an early predictor of autism symptoms in younger siblings of children with autism spectrum disorderLauren M Elder
Department of Psychology, Autism Center, University of Washington, Box 357920, Seattle, WA, USA
J Autism Dev Disord 38:1104-11. 2008..Among infant siblings of children with autism, atypical HC growth might alert pediatricians to provide screening and/or referral for further evaluation...
- Rate of head circumference growth as a function of autism diagnosis and history of autistic regressionSara Jane Webb
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington Autism Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
J Child Neurol 22:1182-90. 2007..Findings from this study suggest that the aberrant growth is present in the first year of life and precedes the onset and diagnosis in children with autism spectrum disorder with and without a history of autistic regression...
- Head circumference and height in autism: a study by the Collaborative Program of Excellence in AutismJanet E Lainhart
Department of Psychiatry, The Brain Institute at the University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84108, USA
Am J Med Genet A 140:2257-74. 2006..The wide distribution of head circumference in autism has major implications for genetic, neuroimaging, and other neurobiological research...
- In utero pesticide exposure, maternal paraoxonase activity, and head circumferenceGertrud S Berkowitz
Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Box 1172, One Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
Environ Health Perspect 112:388-91. 2004..Because small head size has been found to be predictive of subsequent cognitive ability, these data suggest that chlorpyrifos may have a detrimental effect on fetal neurodevelopment among mothers who exhibit low PON1 activity...
- Correlates of head circumference growth in infants later diagnosed with autism spectrum disordersKrista D Mraz
Department of Psychology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, USA
J Child Neurol 22:700-13. 2007..These findings support previous findings of accelerated brain growth during the first year of life in autism spectrum disorder and question whether growth factors might contribute to both accelerated brain growth and overall body growth...
- Comparison between traditional 2-dimensional cephalometry and a 3-dimensional approach on human dry skullsGregory L Adams
Division of Orthodontics, Department of Growth and Development, University of California at San Francisco 94143-0438, USA
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 126:397-409. 2004..The purpose of this project was to evaluate and compare a 3D imaging system and traditional 2D cephalometry for accuracy in recording the anatomical truth as defined by physical measurements with a calibrated caliper...
- Three-dimensional analysis of changes of the malar-midfacial region after LeFort I osteotomy and maxillary advancementEmeka Nkenke
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Glueckstr 11, 91054 Erlangen, Germany
Oral Maxillofac Surg 12:5-12. 2008..It has been the objective of the present prospective study to assess visible volume changes of the facial soft tissue after LeFort I osteotomy with advancement and to determine the soft-tissue-to-hard-tissue ratios of advancement...
- Autism and head circumference in the first year of lifeE Fuller Torrey
Stanley Medical Research Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
Biol Psychiatry 56:892-4. 2004....
- Head circumference in autism, Asperger syndrome, and ADHD: a comparative studyChristopher Gillberg
Department of Psychiatry, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
Dev Med Child Neurol 44:296-300. 2002..Autistic spectrum disorders include a subgroup with macrocephalus characterized by a relatively high level of functioning and a clinical presentation most often consistent with a diagnosis of Asperger syndrome...
- Stability of simultaneous maxillary and mandibular osteotomy for treatment of class III malocclusion: an analysis of three-dimensional cephalogramsT G Kwon
Second Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, Osaka University, Japan
J Craniomaxillofac Surg 28:272-7. 2000..The study also aimed to analyse the factors involved in postsurgical relapse by evaluation of changes in various parameters...
- An accurate three-dimensional cephalometric system: a solution for the correction of cephalic malpositioningY Mori
2nd Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, Osaka University, Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 565-0871, Japan
J Orthod 28:143-9. 2001..The results indicated that precise cephalometric measurement was possible with this system and it was suggested that its clinical application would be possible...
- Reproducibility of maxillary positioning in Le Fort I osteotomy: a 3-dimensional evaluationTae Geon Kwon
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, College of Medicine, Keimyung University, Taegu, Korea
J Oral Maxillofac Surg 60:287-93. 2002..In the present study, we evaluated the difference between the model surgery movement and the actual surgical movement in the horizontal (X), vertical (Y), and transverse (Z) directions using the same reference coordinates...
- When is the brain enlarged in autism? A meta-analysis of all brain size reportsElizabeth Redcay
Department of Psychology, University of California, San Diego, USA
Biol Psychiatry 58:1-9. 2005..These conflicting results may be due to a lack of accounting for age-related changes in brain enlargement, use of small sample sizes, or differences in data acquisition methods...
- Three-dimensional cephalometry using helical computer tomography: measurement error caused by head inclinationKumiko Togashi
Department of Orthodontics, Nagasaki University School of Dentistry, Nagasaki, Japan
Angle Orthod 72:513-20. 2002..The length between two points measured by 3-D cephalometry was compared with the actual length determined using an antenna meter and a caliper and expressed as percentage ..
- Magnetic resonance imaging and head circumference study of brain size in autism: birth through age 2 yearsHeather Cody Hazlett
Neurodevelopmental Disorders Research Center, University of North Carolina, Campus Box 3367, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:1366-76. 2005..Inferences about the timing of brain enlargement have recently come from studies of head circumference (HC)...
- Accuracy of digital and analogue cephalometric measurements assessed with the sandwich techniqueMargherita Santoro
Division of Orthodontics, School of Dental and Oral Surgery, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 129:345-51. 2006..It was used to ensure the equivalence of the digital images to the hard copy radiographs. Cephalometric measurements instead of landmarks were the focus of this investigation in order to acquire data with direct clinical applications...
- Obesity and craniofacial variables in subjects with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome: comparisons of cephalometric valuesAntonino M Cuccia
Department of Dental Sciences G Messina, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
Head Face Med 3:41. 2007..Accordingly, cephalometric data reported in the literature was searched and analyzed...
- Automatic cephalometric analysisRosalia Leonardi
Department of Orthodontics, University of Catania, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
Angle Orthod 78:145-51. 2008..To describe the techniques used for automatic landmarking of cephalograms, highlighting the strengths and weaknesses of each one and reviewing the percentage of success in locating each cephalometric point...
- The accuracy of two-dimensional planning for routine orthognathic surgeryJan Rustemeyer
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Klinikum Bremen Mitte, 28177 Bremen, Germany
Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 48:271-5. 2010..If greater shifts in the transversal dimension are necessary, exact planning should be adapted with three-dimensional planning devices to avoid significant differences...
- A comparison of scanned lateral cephalograms with corresponding original radiographsLance Q Bruntz
Craniofacial Imaging Center, School of Dental Medicine, Department of Orthodontics, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 130:340-8. 2006..Therefore, for clinical orthodontic applications, scanned cephalograms can be used. However, caution must be exercised when determining porion and orbitale...
- Do bivariate and multivariate cephalometric analyses lead to different results concerning the skeletal cause of postnormal occlusion?Dietmar Gesch
Center of Oral Health, Department of Orthodontics, Ernst Moritz Arndt University, Rotgerberstrasse, D 17487 Greifswald, Germany
Funct Orthod 22:6-8, 10, 12-3. 2005..Apparently standard bivariate tests and multivariate analysis methods may lead to different results which also have to be considered by the functionally treating orthodontist...
- Self-reinforced biodegradable screw fixation compared with titanium screw fixation in mandibular advancementTimothy A Turvey
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-7450, USA
J Oral Maxillofac Surg 64:40-6. 2006..The difference in 1-year stability and outcome is minimal...
- Automated 2-D cephalometric analysis on X-ray images by a model-based approachWeining Yue
School of Electronics Engineering and Computer Science, Peking University, Beijing, China
IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 53:1615-23. 2006..Users are permitted to modify the results interactively in many different ways. Experimental results show the advantage and reliability of the proposed method...
- Brief communication: human cranial variation fits iterative founder effect model with African originNoreen von Cramon-Taubadel
Leverhulme Centre for Human Evolutionary Studies, University of Cambridge, The Henry Wellcome Building, Fitzwilliam Street, Cambridge CB2 1QH, UK
Am J Phys Anthropol 136:108-13. 2008..Comparative analyses using non-African origins do not yield significant results. The implications of these results are discussed in the light of the modern human origins debate...
- The influence of craniofacial to standing height proportion on perceived attractivenessF B Naini
Department of Orthodontics, St George s Hospital, United Kingdom
Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 37:877-85. 2008..The ideal craniofacial height to standing height proportion is in the range 1/7 to 1/8.5. This finding should be considered when planning treatment to alter craniofacial or facial height...
- Global patterns of isolation by distance based on genetic and morphological dataJohn H Relethford
Department of Anthropology, State University of New York College at Oneonta, Oneonta, NY 13820, USA
Hum Biol 76:499-513. 2004..An alternative explanation is that the correspondence between genetic similarity and geographic distance reflects the history of dispersal of the human species out of Africa...
- Cephalometric comparison of pharyngeal changes in subjects with upper airway resistance syndrome or obstructive sleep apnoea in upright and supine positionsTuula Ingman
Department of Pedodontics and Orthodontics, Institute of Dentistry, Biomedicum Helsinki, University of Helsinki, Finland
Eur J Orthod 26:321-6. 2004..Thus, treatment of OSA and UARS patients should mainly be aimed at preventing further oropharyngeal airway narrowing as a result of supine-dependent sleep...
- Human skeletal remains from Sabana de Bogotá, Colombia: a case of Paleoamerican morphology late survival in South America?Walter A Neves
Laboratório de Estudos Evolutivos Humanos, Departamento de Genética e Biologia Evolutiva, Instituto de Biociencias, Universidade de Sao Paulo, C P 11461, 05422 970 Sao Paulo, Brazil
Am J Phys Anthropol 133:1080-98. 2007..On the other hand, they suggest the possibility of late survivals of the Paleoamerican pattern not restricted to isolated or marginal areas, as previously thought...
- The effects of differences in landmark identification on the cephalometric measurements in traditional versus digitized cephalometryYi-Jane Chen
Department of Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
Angle Orthod 74:155-61. 2004..The results of our study substantiated the benefits of digital cephalometry in terms of the reliability of cephalometric analysis.
- Developmental regulation of skull morphology. I. Ontogenetic dynamics of varianceMiriam Leah Zelditch
Museum of Paleontology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
Evol Dev 6:194-206. 2004..Additionally, increasing coherence of signals transmitted by the growing brain and sensory organs, which exert tensile forces on bone, may also canalize skull shape...
- Cephalometric image analysis and measurement for orthognathic surgeryJ Yang
Institute of Image Processing and Pattern Recognition, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
Med Biol Eng Comput 39:279-84. 2001Automatic identification of landmarks in cephalometry is very important and useful for orthognathic surgery. A computerised automatic cephalometric analysis system (CACAS), based on image processing, is presented...
- Three-dimensional laser surface imaging and geometric morphometrics resolve frontonasal dysmorphology in schizophreniaRobin J Hennessy
Stanley Research Unit, Molecular and Cellular Therapeutics and RCSI Research Institute, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin
Biol Psychiatry 61:1187-94. 2007..The brain and face emerge in embryologic intimacy, such that in neurodevelopmental disorders, brain dysmorphogenesis is accompanied by facial dysmorphogenesis...
- 3D morphometrics of craniofacial dysmorphology reveals sex-specific asymmetries in schizophreniaRobin J Hennessy
Stanley Research Unit, Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, St. Stephen's Green, Dublin 2, Ireland
Schizophr Res 67:261-8. 2004....
- Habitual daily masseter activity of subjects with different vertical craniofacial morphologyMauro Farella
Department of Dental and Maxillo Facial Sciences, Section of Orthodontics and Clinical Gnathology, University of Naples Federico II, Italy
Eur J Oral Sci 113:380-5. 2005..The findings suggest that habitual activity of masseter muscle in the natural environment was not influenced by the vertical craniofacial morphology as assessed in the present study...
- Cephalometric characteristics of nonobese patients with severe OSAE K Pae
Department of Orthodontics, University of Connecticut, School of Dental Medicine, Farmington 06030 1725, USA
Angle Orthod 69:408-12. 1999..Thirty-three male patients referred for overnight polysomnography and lateral cephalometry who met the selection criteria were included...
- Comparative data on facial morphology and muscle thickness using ultrasonographyFikret Satiroğlu
Faculty of Dentistry, Yeditepe University, Istanbul, Turkey
Eur J Orthod 27:562-7. 2005....
- Craniofacial morphology, head posture, and nasal respiratory resistance in obstructive sleep apnoea: an inter-ethnic comparisonMei Ling Wong
Faculty of Dentistry, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Eur J Orthod 27:91-7. 2005..Strong positive correlations between craniocervical angulation (NL/OPT) and total airway resistance and the turbulent component of flow (k(2)) suggest that head posture is sensitive to fluctuations in airway resistance (P < 0.01)...
- Multivariate apportionment of global human craniometric diversityCharles C Roseman
Department of Anthropological Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 2117, USA
Am J Phys Anthropol 125:257-63. 2004..Moreover, these results have implications for assessing the biological affinities of prehistoric samples that are temporally separated from contemporary human reference populations...
- Cephalometric assessment of cranial abnormalities in patients with acromegalySimona Dostálová
Department of Neurology, 1st Medical Faculty, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic
J Craniomaxillofac Surg 31:80-7. 2003Patients with acromegaly (12 women, 26 men) and a control group (36 women, 50 men) were chosen for cephalometry to assess the size, shape and positional characteristics of the craniofacial bones and the upper airways.
- Kennewick and Luzia: lessons from the European Upper PaleolithicGerrit N van Vark
Department of Anatomy, University of Groningen, 9713 EZ Groningen, The Netherlands
Am J Phys Anthropol 121:181-4; discussion 185-8. 2003
- Masseter thickness, endurance and exercise-induced pain in subjects with different vertical craniofacial morphologyMauro Farella
Department of Orthodontics, University of Naples Federico II, Via S Pansini 5, I 80131 Naples, Italy
Eur J Oral Sci 111:183-8. 2003..The present findings support the concept that subjects with different craniofacial morphology show neuromuscular differences...
- Do miniscrews remain stationary under orthodontic forces?Eric J W Liou
Department of Orthodontics and Craniofacial Dentistry, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Graduate School of Craniofacial Medicine, Chang Gung University, 199 Tung Hwa North Road, Taipei 105, Taiwan
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 126:42-7. 2004....
- Maximum bite force, muscle efficiency and mechanical advantage in children with vertical growth patternsPatricia García-Morales
Department of Orthodontics, Baylor College of Dentistry, The Texas A and M University System Health Science Center, Dallas 75246, USA
Eur J Orthod 25:265-72. 2003..These data support the relationships between bite force, muscle strength and morphology in children, similar to those reported for adults...
- Craniofacial morphology in the Argentine Center-West: consequences of the transition to food productionMarina L Sardi
Departamento Científico de Antropología, Facultad de Ciencias Naturales y Museo, Universidad Nacional de La Plata, 1900 La Plata, Argentina
Am J Phys Anthropol 130:333-43. 2006....
- Morphological differentiation of aboriginal human populations from Tierra del Fuego (Patagonia): implications for South American peoplingS Ivan Perez
CONICET, División Antropología, Facultad de Ciencias Naturales y Museo, Universidad Nacional de La Plata, La Plata 1900, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Am J Phys Anthropol 133:1067-79. 2007....
- Evaluation of the esthetic results of a 40-patient group treated surgically for dentoskeletal class III malocclusionRoberto Becelli
Department of Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Rome La Sapienza, Italy
Int J Adult Orthodon Orthognath Surg 17:171-9. 2002..Cephalometric indications should always be compared with esthetic clinical indications and, possibly, the skeletal planning must be corrected by the esthetic needs, so that esthetic and functional success can be reached at the same time...
- 3D laser surface scanning and geometric morphometric analysis of craniofacial shape as an index of cerebro-craniofacial morphogenesis: initial application to sexual dimorphismRobin J Hennessy
Stanley Foundation Research Unit, Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin 2, Ireland
Biol Psychiatry 51:507-14. 2002....
- Relationship between cephalometric characteristics and obstructive sites in obstructive sleep apnea syndromeUn Bong Baik
Department of Orthodontics, Tohoku University School of Dentistry, Sendai, Japan
Angle Orthod 72:124-34. 2002..All of the groups shared the characteristic of having an inferior position of the hyoid bone. Based on the results of the current study, we conclude that many features of OSAS are specifically related to each obstructive type of OSAS...
- Accuracy of computerized automatic identification of cephalometric landmarksJ K Liu
Department of Dentistry, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan, ROC
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 118:535-40. 2000..These results suggest that the accuracy of computerized automatic identification is acceptable for certain landmarks only. Further studies to improve the accuracy of computerized automated landmark identification are needed...
- The relationship in neonates between clinically measured head circumference and brain volume estimated from head CT-scansA A Lindley
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
Early Hum Dev 56:17-29. 1999..To determine if the frontal-occipital head circumference correlates with brain volume on CT and to investigate correlations between the volumes of different brain subdivisions in live neonates...
- Improving cephalogram analysis through feature subimage extractionY T Chen
Institute of Biomedical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
IEEE Eng Med Biol Mag 18:25-31. 1999..The GA is a good approach to speed up the process of feature subimage extraction based on the fitness evaluated using the MLP...
- Automatic localization of cephalometric LandmarksV Grau
MedICLab, Departamento de Ingenieria Electronica, Universidad Politecnica de Valencia, Camino de Vera, S N, 46022 Valencia, Spain
J Biomed Inform 34:146-56. 2001..Relations between landmarks and lines are determined by means of a training process. The system has been tested for the detection of 17 landmarks on 20 images: more than 90% of the landmarks are accurately identified...
- British 1990 growth reference centiles for weight, height, body mass index and head circumference fitted by maximum penalized likelihoodT J Cole
MRC Dunn Nutrition Centre, Cambridge, UK
Stat Med 17:407-29. 1998..The ability to express anthropometry as SDS greatly simplifies growth assessment...
- Craniometric variation among modern human populationsJ H Relethford
Department of Anthropology, State University of New York College at Oneonta 13820
Am J Phys Anthropol 95:53-62. 1994..144 for the six-region analysis. These results show that genetic and craniometric data are in agreement, qualitatively and quantitatively, and that there is limited variation in modern humans among major geographic regions...
- Swedish population-based longitudinal reference values from birth to 18 years of age for height, weight and head circumferenceK Albertsson Wikland
Institute for the Health of Women and Children, Sahlgrenska Academy of Göteborg University, Queen Silvia Children s Hospital, SE 416 85 Goteborg, Sweden
Acta Paediatr 91:739-54. 2002..4 cm for males and 167.7 cm for females, i.e. 1.9 cm taller and 5.7 kg heavier for males and 2.3 cm taller and 3.4 kg heavier for females compared with the previous reference values...
- Cranio-cervical posture: a factor in the development and function of the dentofacial structuresBeni Solow
Department of Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Eur J Orthod 24:447-56. 2002..Recent findings of a relationship between extended cranio-cervical posture and signs and symptoms of temporomandibular disorders further emphasize the biological importance of this functional parameter...
- Landmark identification on direct digital versus film-based cephalometric radiographs: a human skull studyRalf Kurt Willy Schulze
Department of Oral Surgery, Dental School, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Augustusplatz 2, D 55131 Mainz, Germany
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 122:635-42. 2002..However, these results must be considered in the context of the specific display conditions for digital images, because no general standard exists for this purpose...
- Usefulness of cephalometry in sparing polysomnography of patients with suspected obstructive sleep apneaGabriel Juliá-Serdà
Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Dr Negrin Hospital, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria University, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
Sleep Breath 10:181-7. 2006The aim of this investigation was to evaluate the contribution of cephalometry to a statistical model integrating clinical, physical, and oximetric variables, to reduce demands for polysomnographies...
- Effects of activator and activator headgear treatment: comparison with untreated Class II subjectsHakan Turkkahraman
Department of Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Suleyman Demirel, Isparta, Turkey
Eur J Orthod 28:27-34. 2006..The mandibular incisors were more controlled in the activator headgear combination group. The resultant skeletal, dentoalveolar and soft tissue changes differed significantly from those due to growth...
- A comparison of craniofacial morphology in patients with and without facial asymmetry--a three-dimensional analysis with computed tomographyT G Kwon
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, School of Dentistry, Kyungpook National University, Samduck 2 Ga, Jung Gu, Daegu 700 421, South Korea
Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 35:43-8. 2006..It seems that the mandibular skeletal factors itself, functional or intrinsic asymmetric growth potential, compensate or aggravate the influence of cranial asymmetry during the growth period...
- An evidence-based approach to treatment of open bite and deep bite: case reportsMark G Hans
Department of Orthodontics, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
World J Orthod 8:45-64. 2007..This article summarizes the results of 6 case-controlled studies on treatment changes in deep bite or open bite...
- Cranial strains and malocclusion: a rationale for a new diagnostic and treatment approachGavin A James
Int J Orthod Milwaukee 16:25-9. 2005
- [Three-dimensional cephalometry: applications in clinical practice and research]Jacques Faure
Faculté de Chirurgie Dentaire Toulouse 3, chemin des Maraichers, 31400 Toulouse, France
Orthod Fr 79:13-30. 2008..This method of description using a pattern of landmarks is perfectly adapted to the last developments of modern research techniques: morphometric geometry with Procustes superimpositions, EDMA, TPS, FEM...
- Longitudinal intermaxillary relationships in class III malocclusions with low and high mandibular plane anglesFengshan Chen
Department of Orthodontics, Dental School, Tongji University, Shanghai, China
Angle Orthod 77:397-403. 2007..To analyze the sagittal, vertical, and transverse relationships of the maxilla and mandible in Japanese girls with Class III malocclusions with different inclination of mandibular plane...
- Effects of activator and high-pull headgear combination therapy: skeletal, dentoalveolar, and soft tissue profile changesGulnaz Marsan
Department of Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Istanbul University, Capa, Istanbul, Turkey
Eur J Orthod 29:140-8. 2007....
- Determinants of successful treatment of bimaxillary protrusion: orthodontic treatment versus anterior segmental osteotomySeung Hak Baek
Department of Orthodontics, College of Dentistry, Seoul National University, Yeonkun dong 28, Jongro Ku, Seoul 110 749, Korea
J Craniofac Surg 16:234-46. 2005..These variables and discriminant functions contributed to the differential diagnosis on BP to make a procedural decision between OT and ASO...
- The neurocranial and craniofacial morphology in children with solitary median maxillary central incisor (SMMCI)F Tabatabaie
Department of Orthodontics, Institute of Odontology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
Orthod Craniofac Res 11:96-104. 2008..The purpose of this study was to describe the neurocranial and craniofacial morphology on profile radiographs of children with single median maxillary central incisor (SMMCI)...
- Overjet as a predictor of sagittal skeletal relationshipsS Zupancic
Department of Orthodontics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
Eur J Orthod 30:269-73. 2008..The findings show that overjet is a good predictor of sagittal relationship only in subjects with a Class II division 1 malocclusion...
- Retrospective revelations: twenty orthodontically treated individuals with unilateral cleft lip and palateJ D Subtelny
Department of Orthodontics, Eastman Dental Center, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York 14620, USA
World J Orthod 5:152-63. 2004....
- Craniofacial changes in Icelandic children between 6 and 16 years of age - a longitudinal studyArni Thordarson
Faculty of Odontology, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland
Eur J Orthod 28:152-65. 2006..Larger differences were identified in the inclination of the lower incisors. These findings could be used as normative cephalometric standards for 6- and 16-year-old Icelandic children...
- Changes in the soft tissue profile after extraction orthodontic therapyNilüfer Darendeliler
Department of Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Gazi University, Ankara, Turkey
J Dent Child (Chic) 73:164-9. 2006..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effects of extraction therapy and use or nonuse of headgear on the soft tissue profile in subjects with different growth patterns...
- Skeletal, dental and soft tissue changes in postural class III malocclusion treated with a maxillary removable applianceElham S J Abu Alhaija
Preventive Dentistry Department, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
J Clin Pediatr Dent 31:149-52. 2006..This longitudinal retrospective cephalometric study was undertaken in an attempt to evaluate the effect of upper removable appliances on the hard and soft tissue structures in subjects with postural Class III...
- Three-dimensional bimetric maxillary distalization arches compared with a modified Begg intraoral distalization systemAyse Tuba Altug-Atac
Department of Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, University of Ankara, Turkey
Eur J Orthod 30:73-9. 2008..In order to achieve successful results, the side-effects of each treatment modality on dentofacial structures need to be taken into consideration...
- An estimate of craniofacial growth in Class III malocclusionBrian C Reyes
Orthodontic Graduate Program, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
Angle Orthod 76:577-84. 2006..Lower anterior facial height was significantly larger in Class III individuals during the late developmental stages...
- A computerized photographic assessment of the relationship between skeletal discrepancy and mandibular outline asymmetrySarah Good
Department of Orthodontics, Guy s Hospital, London and Kingston Hospital, UK
Eur J Orthod 28:97-102. 2006..051), as well as between an increase in lower face height and mandibular asymmetry (P = 0.023)...
- Facial aesthetics and the divine proportion: a comparison of surgical and non-surgical class II treatmentTracey L Shell
The University of Melbourne, Australia
Aust Orthod J 20:51-63. 2004..CONCLUSION: Neither treatment method was more likely to result in a greater number of divine proportions, and the achievement of divine proportions seemed to have little, if any, influence on overall aesthetic outcomes...
- Development of cephalometric norms using a unified facial and dental approachGregory Anderson
Section of Orthodontics, The Ohio State University, Columbus, 43210, USA
Angle Orthod 76:612-8. 2006....
- Objective measures as indicators for facial esthetics in white adolescentsR M A Kiekens
Department of Orthodontics and Oral Biology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, The Netherlands
Angle Orthod 76:551-6. 2006..Addition of this newly defined parameter to the AC/IOTN improved the prognostic value from 25% to 31%...
- Craniofacial development in children with unilateral cleft lip and palateServet Doğan
Ege University School of Dentistry, Department of Orthodontics, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 44:28-33. 2006..01). The profile of the soft tissue was more convex (p<0.001) and the upper lip was thinner than in the children in the control group (p<0.01), and their noses were relatively further backwards and downwards (p<0.01)...
- A method of treating the patient with postpubescent juvenile rheumatoid arthritisDale E Stringer
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA, USA
J Oral Maxillofac Surg 65:1998-2004. 2007..A protocol for postpubescence (ages 12 through 18 years) has yet to be established. This pilot study attempts to establish another treatment protocol for this particular subgroup of patients...
- Craniofacial morphology in Chinese female twins: a semi-longitudinal cephalometric studyJing Peng
Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Peking University School of Stomatology, Bejing, China
Eur J Orthod 27:556-61. 2005..01), whilst genetic effects on face height were also significant (P < 0.01). The results suggest that early orthodontic intervention would have a greater influence on the antero-posterior rather than on the vertical plane of growth...
- Soft and hard tissue changes after bimaxillary surgery in Chinese Class III patientsMing Tak Chew
Department of Orthodontics, National Dental Centre, Singapore
Angle Orthod 75:959-63. 2005..The ratios of soft to hard tissue movements derived from this study would contribute to the database for planning prediction...
- A longitudinal study on influence of primary facial deformities on maxillofacial growth in patients with cleft lip and palateNorifumi Nakamura
Division of Maxillofacial Diagnostic and Surgical Sciences, Graduate School of Dental Science, Kyushu University, Maidashi, Fukuoka, Japan
Cleft Palate Craniofac J 42:633-40. 2005....
- Angles of facial convexity in different skeletal ClassesArnim Godt
Poliklinik für Kieferorthopädie, Eberhard Karls Universitat, Tubingen, Germany
Eur J Orthod 29:648-53. 2007..Discrimination between skeletal Class I and Class III was easier than that between Class I and Class II. One of the reasons may be that the subclasses division I and division II were not distinguished within the Class II subjects...
- Retrospective evaluation of craniofacial growth of Japanese children with isolated cleft palate: from palatoplasty to adolescenceSayaka Fujita
Division of Oral Health, Growth and Development, Faculty of Dental Science, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
Cleft Palate Craniofac J 42:625-32. 2005..CONCLUSION: This study provided evidence of the growth tendency and the factors influencing the intermaxillary relationship in subjects with isolated cleft palate. These are significant for orthodontic treatment planning...
- [Procuste cephalometry]X Penin
Orthod Fr 77:407-15. 2006....
- Use of the centroid method of occlusion for studying the vertical and horizontal relationship of the mandible and maxillaSatoru Murata
Murata Orthodontic Clinic, Toyotetu Terminal Building 3F, 1 46 1 Ekimaeohdori, Toyohashi 440 0888, Japan
Eur J Orthod 29:600-4. 2007..The analytical method is also unaffected by gnathostatic differences according to Angle classification...
- Skeletal and dental effects of a mini maxillary protraction applianceZahir Altug
Department of Orthodontics, Ankara University, 06500 Besevler, Ankara, Turkey
Angle Orthod 76:360-8. 2006..A modified maxillary protractor treatment is effective for correcting skeletal Class III malocclusion...
- Importance of soft tissue for skeletal stability in maxillary advancement in patients with cleft lip and palateArnulf Baumann
University Hospital of Cranio-Maxillofacial and Oral Surgery, Medical School, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Cleft Palate Craniofac J 40:65-70. 2003..Alteration of soft tissue to functional harmony and three-dimensional correction of the maxillomandibular complex are easier to perform in a two-jaw procedure. It results in a more stable horizontal skeletal position of the maxilla...
- Treatment outcomes of growing Class II Division 1 patients with varying degrees of anteroposterior and vertical dysplasias, Part 2. Profile silhouette evaluationJohn L Mergen
Department of Orthodontics, S-221 Dental Science Building, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 125:457-62. 2004....
- The role of the divine proportion in the esthetic improvement of patients undergoing combined orthodontic/orthognathic surgical treatmentB W Baker
Private Practice in Orthodontics, Melbourne, Australia
Int J Adult Orthodon Orthognath Surg 16:108-20. 2001..For this reason, if it is to be used as an aid to orthodontic/orthognathic treatment planning, the divine proportion should perhaps be used along with other methods of anteroposterior and vertical cephalometric and facial assessment...
- Treatment outcomes of growing Class II Division 1 patients with varying degrees of anteroposterior and vertical dysplasias, Part 1. CephalometricsLaura L Fogle
Department of Orthodontics, S-221 Dental Science Building, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 125:450-6. 2004....
- Craniofacial growth and skeletal maturation: a mixed longitudinal studyM Arat
Department of Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, Ankara University, Turkey
Eur J Orthod 23:355-61. 2001..The skeletal development (percentage growth potential) has clearly been effective in the vertical facial development commencing in Group I and reaching its maximum level in Group II. However Cd-Go was the exception...
- The incisor-lip relationship in Herbst/multibracket appliance treatment of Class II, Division 2 malocclusionsM Schweitzer
Department of Orthodontics, University of Giessen, Germany
Angle Orthod 71:358-63. 2001....
- Dentocraniofacial morphology of 12 Japanese subjects with unilateral cleft lip and palate with a severe Class III malocclusion: a cephalometric study at the pretreatment stage of surgical orthodontic treatmentC Tateishi
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Kobe University School of Medicine, Kobe, Japan
Cleft Palate Craniofac J 38:597-605. 2001..These results show that CLP patients who required surgical orthodontic treatment had a characteristic dentocraniofacial morphology, compared to controls without CLP with Class III malocclusion...
- INFLUENCES ON STABILITY FOLLOWING ORTHOGNATHIC SURGERYWilliam Proffit; Fiscal Year: 2003....
- IMPROVING TREATMENT OUTCOMES FOR PATIENTS WITH FACIAL DEFORMITY USING 3D IMAGINGLucia Cevidanes; Fiscal Year: 2007..Involvement in these studies will enhance the candidate's prior training in cranio-maxillofacial problems and 3D imaging, while equipping her with tools to perform meaningful studies centered around patient oriented clinical research. ..
- PHENOGENETICS OF SKULL AND BRAIN INTEGRATION IN CRANIOSYNOSTOSISJOAN RICHTSMEIER; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- FAMILIAL AGGREGATION OF OBSTRUCTIVE SLEEP APNEASusan Redline; Fiscal Year: 1993..These subjects will undergo more detailed assessment of upper airway structure with cephalometry and posterior rhinometry, assessment of ventilatory control with responses to chemical and resistive loading, ..
- EPIDEMIOLOGY OF SLEEP DISORDERED BREATHING IN CHILDRENSusan Redline; Fiscal Year: 2001..will confirm and extend the findings in the in-home assessments with comprehensive laboratory polysomnographby, cephalometry, and objective measures of sleepiness (Multiple Sleep Latency Tests) in three groups of children: definite SDB ..
- FAMILIAL AGGREGATION AND NATURAL HISTORY OF SLEEP APNEASusan Redline; Fiscal Year: 2000..an in-home polysomnogram, detailed questionnaire information, pulmonary function testing, anthropometry and cephalometry, and blood pressure...
- Integrins and Orthodontic Tooth MovementCalogero Dolce; Fiscal Year: 2002..Aim 2 experiments will assess the rate and extent of alveolar bone turnover using histomorphometric means. These data may demonstrate the usefulness of the RGD peptide in modulating both bone formation and resorption during OTM. ..
- INFLUENCES ON STABILITY FOLLOWING ORTHOGNATHIC SURGERYWilliam Proffit; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- Tongue Volume, Function and BiomechanicsZi Jun Liu; Fiscal Year: 2006..Application of this information will allow understanding of normal tongue functional morphology and to evaluate how tongue volume affects function and craniofacial growth. ..
- Biologic Mechanisms:Tooth Movement & Craniofacial AdaptaJames Mah; Fiscal Year: 2005..The audience of approximately 300 will be comprised of basic scientists (40%), clinicians (35%), and students (25%). A proceedings book will be published 8-10 months after the conference and distributed world-wide. ..
- A Novel Implant-based Approach for Treating Retrognathic Hyperdivergent PatientsPeter Buschang; Fiscal Year: 2007..In response to RFA-DE-06-007, this R21 application is submitted as a Clinical Pilot Data Grant under NIDCR's Clinical Trials Program and is intended to establish the feasibility of our novel treatment approach. ..
- Mineral and Mechanical Properties of BoneSarandeep Huja; Fiscal Year: 2005..Future interventional studies will examine the mechanisms for the initial and the long-term adaptive response in material properties of bone. ..
- A smart microscope for the detection of tuberculosis in ZN-stained sputum smearsTania Douglas; Fiscal Year: 2007..Automation of this process will enable laboratories in countries with a high TB burden to screen for the disease more effectively, thus contributing to the management and control of the disease world-wide. ..
- The Effectiveness of Treatment for Adult PeriodontitisPhilippe Hujoel; Fiscal Year: 2006..This information can help determine in what area of periodontal research definitive clinical trials may offer the greatest contribution. ..
- Pathways to Psychiatric & Medical Comorbidity in AdultsYoko Nomura; Fiscal Year: 2005..The findings of this project will provide important information for both clinicians and policy makers in order to plan more cost-effective and time-effective early intervention. ..
- INFLUENCES ON STABILITY FOLLOWING ORTHOGNATHIC SURGERYWilliam Proffit; Fiscal Year: 1980..Elucidation of these relationships will provide insight into soft tissue function as a factor in the etiology of dentofacial deformity as well as a determinant of post-treatment stability...
- Longitudinal study of caries in a rural WIC populationJohn Warren; Fiscal Year: 2004..Data from this pilot study will be of great value and will position the study team to effectively conduct future intervention studies to reduce oral health disparities. ..
- Osteoporosis and Bone Augmentation/Implant Outcomes: An Observational StudyMartin A Freilich; Fiscal Year: 2010..This application represents an important step in this ongoing research initiative. ..
- The Genetic Basis of Human Tooth AgenesisSylvia Frazier Bowers; Fiscal Year: 2006..This research is central to the career goals of the applicant, which are to perform independent and original research that is relevant to identifying genetic factors that lead to orthodontic problems. ..
- High Resolution In-Utero Mapping of Fetal Brain Development from Combined MRIColin Studholme; Fiscal Year: 2007..The ability to apply these computational techniques to in-utero data will provide an entirely new view of the developing brain, which promises to shed new light on early developmental problems both in fetuses and premature neonates. ..
- Optimize Fat Grafting for Craniofacial Soft TissueStephen Baker; Fiscal Year: 2006..Through this research project we hope to generate data that will seed larger, interdisciplinary research in this field. ..
- Evaluation of Canine Retraction StrategiesJie Chen; Fiscal Year: 2009..Both treatment time and side effects including root resorption will be quantified. The relevance of this project is that it will clinically identify the superior strategy and the directions for improvement. ..
- THE GENOTYPE AND PHENOTYPE AMELOGENESIS IMPERFECTAJohn Wright; Fiscal Year: 2004..Knowledge of the molecular determinants of morphogenesis and tissue formation will allow novel and more effective treatments and more accurate diagnosis of the diverse hereditary conditions affecting teeth. ..
- Development of Force Based Orthodontic AppliancesJie Chen; Fiscal Year: 2006....
- MODIFYING GENE DETERMINANTS OF TOOTH AND BONE PHENOTYPESJohn Wright; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Phenotype and Gene Expression in Odontogenic TumorsJohn Wright; Fiscal Year: 2007..Gene data will be placed on our web site in a timely fashion for data sharing. These studies will provide the first detailed mutational and gene profile studies of human odontogenic tumors. ..