Genomes and Genes
Summary: Such malposition and contact of the maxillary and mandibular teeth as to interfere with the highest efficiency during the excursive movements of the jaw that are essential for mastication. (Jablonski, Illustrated Dictionary of Dentistry, 1982)
Publications356 found, 100 shown here
- Oral health-related quality of life and the IOTN index as predictors of children's perceived needs and acceptance for orthodontic treatmentC M de Oliveira
Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, University of Manchester, Higher Cambridge Street, Manchester, M15 6FH
Br Dent J 204:1-5; discussion 384-5. 2008....
- Orthodontic treatment and its impact on oral health-related quality of life in Brazilian adolescentsC M de Oliveira
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
J Orthod 31:20-7; discussion 15. 2004..To assess whether Brazilian adolescents who had completed orthodontic treatment had lower levels of impacts on their oral health-related quality of life...
- Validation of the Child Perceptions Questionnaire (CPQ 11-14)L A Foster Page
Department of Oral Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of Otago, PO Box 647, Dunedin, New Zealand
J Dent Res 84:649-52. 2005..Children (N = 430) completed the CPQ(11-14) and were examined for malocclusion (Dental Aesthetic Index) and dental caries...
- Prevalence of malocclusion and orthodontic treatment need in children and adolescents in Bogota, Colombia. An epidemiological study related to different stages of dental developmentB Thilander
, , Sweden
Eur J Orthod 23:153-67. 2001The aim of the study was to assess the prevalence of malocclusion in a population of Bogotanian children and adolescents in terms of different degrees of severity in relation to sex and specific stages of dental development, in order to ..
- Impacts on daily performances attributed to malocclusions using the condition-specific feature of the Oral Impacts on Daily Performances IndexEduardo Bernabé
University College London, Epidemiology and Public Health, London, UK
Angle Orthod 78:241-7. 2008..To assess the prevalence, intensity, and extent of sociodental impacts attributed to malocclusions by sex, socioeconomic status, and normative orthodontic treatment need level...
- Evaluation of the validity of tooth size and arch width measurements using conventional and three-dimensional virtual orthodontic modelsOded Zilberman
Division of Orthodontics, Department of Odontology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Angle Orthod 73:301-6. 2003....
- Prevalence of malocclusions in Hungarian adolescentsKatalin Gabris
Department of Paedodontics and Orthodontics, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary
Eur J Orthod 28:467-70. 2006The aim of this epidemiological study was to assess the prevalence of malocclusion, associated caries experience, and level of oral hygiene in the Hungarian population using the World Health Organisation (WHO) questionnaire designed to ..
- Effects of malocclusion and its treatment on the quality of life of adolescentsKelly Ryan Taylor
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 136:382-92. 2009The relationship between malocclusion and quality of life (QoL) is complex and not well understood...
- Impact of self-esteem on the oral-health-related quality of life of children with malocclusionShoroog Agou
Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 134:484-9. 2008..The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between self-esteem and oral-health-related quality of life (OHRQoL) in a sample of children seeking orthodontic treatment in Toronto, Ontario, Canada...
- Factors associated with the desire for orthodontic treatment among Brazilian adolescents and their parentsLeandro S Marques
Department of Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
BMC Oral Health 9:34. 2009..The aim of the present study was to determine factors associated to the desire for orthodontic treatment among Brazilian adolescents and their parents...
- The impact of malocclusion/orthodontic treatment need on the quality of life. A systematic reviewZhijian Liu
Discipline of Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
Angle Orthod 79:585-91. 2009To assess the current evidence of the relationship between malocclusion/orthodontic treatment need and quality of life (QoL).
- Prevalence of temporomandibular dysfunction and its association with malocclusion in children and adolescents: an epidemiologic study related to specified stages of dental developmentBirgit Thilander
Faculty of Odontology, Department of Orthodontics, Goteborg University, Sweden
Angle Orthod 72:146-54. 2002..Girls were in general more affected than boys. Significant associations were found between different signs, and TMD was associated with posterior crossbite, anterior open bite, Angle Class III malocclusion, and extreme maxillary overjet.
- Lateral cephalometric characteristics of malocclusion patients with temporomandibular joint disorder symptomsChung Ju Hwang
Department of Orthodontics, College of Dentistry, Yonsei University, Seoul, South Korea
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 129:497-503. 2006....
- Comparing a quality of life measure and the Aesthetic Component of the Index of Orthodontic Treatment Need (IOTN) in assessing orthodontic treatment need and concernY V Kok
Department of Oral and Dental Sciences, University of Bristol Dental School, Lower Maudlin Street, Bristol BS1 2LY, UK
J Orthod 31:312-8; discussion 300-1. 2004..To compare the use of the Aesthetic Component (AC) of IOTN and the Child Perceptions Questionnaire (CPQ) in assessing orthodontic treatment need and concern...
- The need for treatment and satisfaction with dental appearance among young Finnish adults with and without a history of orthodontic treatmentH Kerosuo
Department of Pedodontics and Orthodontics, University of Helsinki, Finland
J Orofac Orthop 61:330-40. 2000..The high treatment rate in relation to unnoticed treatment need calls for reevaluation of priorities in patient selection...
- Prevalence of hypodontia in orthodontic patients in Brasilia, BrazilRaquel Ribeiro Gomes
Dental Anomalies Clinic, University Hospital of Brasilia, Brasilia, Brazil
Eur J Orthod 32:302-6. 2010..These associated dental anomalies were retained primary teeth (30.3 per cent), ectopic canine eruption (25.8 per cent), taurodontism (21.2 per cent), and peg-shaped maxillary lateral incisors (16.7 per cent)...
- A prospective long-term study on the effects of rapid maxillary expansion in the early mixed dentitionRenée G Geran
School of Dentistry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1078, USA
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 129:631-40. 2006....
- Bolton anterior tooth size discrepancies among different malocclusion groupsEustaquio Araujo
Graduate Orthodontic Program, Center for Advanced Dental Education, Saint Louis University, 3320 Rutger Street, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
Angle Orthod 73:307-13. 2003..These patients were allocated to three groups according to their malocclusion. A chi-square test was performed to statistically compare the prevalence of anterior tooth size discrepancies ..
- Relationship between facial types and tooth and bone characteristics of the mandible obtained by CT scanningM Tsunori
Department of Orthodontics, Nihon University School of Dentistry at Matsudo, Chiba, Japan
Angle Orthod 68:557-62. 1998..The morphological features that relate to masticatory function and facial types are associated with cortical bone thickness of the mandibular body and the buccolingual inclination of the first and second molars...
- Prevalence of malocclusion and orthodontic treatment need in the United States: estimates from the NHANES III surveyW R Proffit
Department of Orthodontics, University of North Carolina, School of Dentistry, Chapel Hill 27599 7450, USA
Int J Adult Orthodon Orthognath Surg 13:97-106. 1998Data from the third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES III) provide a clear picture of malocclusion in the US population...
- Prevalence of malocclusion among adolescents in Ibadan, NigeriaChukwudi Ochi Onyeaso
Orthodontic Unit, Department of Preventive Dentistry, College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 126:604-7. 2004The objective of this study was to determine the prevalence of malocclusion among predominantly Yoruba adolescents in Ibadan, Nigeria, and to compare the results with those of other authors...
- Aetiology and risk factors related to traumatic dental injuries--a review of the literatureUlf Glendor
Division of Social Medicine and Public Health Science, Department of Medicine and Society, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
Dent Traumatol 25:19-31. 2009..Moreover, some models that are useful in investigating contact sport injuries are presented...
- Cone-beam computed tomography for routine orthodontic treatment planning: a radiation dose evaluationMaria Alves Garcia Silva
Department of Stomatologic Sciences, School of Dentistry, Federal University of Goias, Goias, Brazil
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 133:640.e1-5. 2008..The aim of this study was to compare the radiation doses for conventional panoramic and cephalometric imaging with the doses for 2 different CBCT units and a multi-slice CT unit in orthodontic practice...
- Randomized controlled study of an oral jaw-positioning appliance for the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea in children with malocclusionMaria P Villa
Department of Pediatrics, II Faculty S Andrea, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
Am J Respir Crit Care Med 165:123-7. 2002..1 +/- 2.6 yr; 20 males) with symptoms of obstructive sleep apnea, malocclusion, and a baseline apnea index > 1 event/h...
- How well does Invisalign work? A prospective clinical study evaluating the efficacy of tooth movement with InvisalignNeal D Kravitz
Department of Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, University of Illinois, Chicago 60612, USA
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 135:27-35. 2009..The purpose of this prospective clinical study was to evaluate the efficacy of tooth movement with removable polyurethane aligners (Invisalign, Align Technology, Santa Clara, Calif)...
- Validity and reliability of a questionnaire for measuring child oral-health-related quality of lifeA Jokovic
Community Dental Health Services Research Unit, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, 124 Edward Street, ON, Canada M5G 1G6
J Dent Res 81:459-63. 2002..05) and overall well-being (p < 0.01). The Cronbach's alpha and intraclass correlation coefficient for the CPQ(11-14) were 0.91 and 0.90, respectively. These results suggest that the CPQ(11-14) is valid and reliable...
- Early crossbite correction: a three-dimensional evaluationJasmina Primozic
Department of Dental and Jaw Orthopaedics, Medical Faculty, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
Eur J Orthod 31:352-6. 2009..The palatal volume of the CB children increased as a result of orthodontic intervention to similar levels exhibited by the NCB children...
- The prevalence of malocclusion among 7-15-year-old Lithuanian schoolchildrenAntanas Sidlauskas
Department of Orthodontics, Kaunas University of Medicine, Lithuania
Medicina (Kaunas) 45:147-52. 2009The epidemiological data on the prevalence of malocclusion is an important determinant in planning appropriate levels of orthodontic services. The occurrence of occlusal anomalies varies between different countries, ethnic and age groups...
- Evaluation of the peer assessment rating (PAR) index as an index of orthodontic treatment needAllen R Firestone
Department of Orthodontics, College of Dentistry, Ohio State University, Columbus, 43218 2357, USA
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 122:463-9. 2002..An occlusal index used to measure deviation from normal or ideal occlusion might perform as well as indexes of treatment need in predicting orthodontists' evaluations of treatment need...
- Evaluation of the treatment changes of functional posterior crossbite in the mixed dentitionDefne Kecik
Department of Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Baskent University, Ankara Turkey
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 131:202-15. 2007Functional posterior crossbite (FPXB) malocclusion is frequently seen in the deciduous or mixed dentition...
- Predictors of long-term orthodontic side effects from mandibular advancement devices in patients with snoring and obstructive sleep apneaMarie Marklund
Department of Orthodontics, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 129:214-21. 2006..The aim of this study was to find predictors of dental side effects from monoblock MADs...
- An investigation into the relationship between the cranial base angle and malocclusionAshish Dhopatkar
Orthodontic Unit, School of Dentistry, University of Birmingham, St Chad s Queensway, England
Angle Orthod 72:456-63. 2002..of authors have suggested that there is a relationship between the degree of cranial base flexion and type of malocclusion, with the angle becoming increasingly obtuse from class III through class I to class II subjects...
- Apical root resorption after orthodontic treatment -- a retrospective studySatu Apajalahti
Department of Dental Radiology, Institute of Dentistry, University of Helsinki, Finland
Eur J Orthod 29:408-12. 2007..It is concluded that with a long duration of fixed appliance treatment, the risk of severe resorption increases. In patients where treatment is prolonged, a 6-month radiographic follow-up is recommended...
- Malocclusion frequency in Swedish and immigrant adolescents--influence of origin on orthodontic treatment needEva Josefsson
Department of Orthodontics, The Institute for Postgraduate Dental Education, Jonkoping, Sweden
Eur J Orthod 29:79-87. 2007..The aim of this study was to compare the frequency of malocclusion and orthodontic treatment need in 12- and 13-year olds of Swedish and immigrant background...
- Effect of the lower third molars on the lower dental arch crowdingAntanas Sidlauskas
Clinic of Orthodontics, Kaunas University of Medicine, J Luksos Daumanto 6, LT 50106 Kaunas, Lithuania
Stomatologija 8:80-4. 2006..03 mm). Nevertheless, the present study do not provide enough evidence to incriminate third molars as being the only or even major etiologic factor in the late lower dental arch crowding...
- Prevalence of malocclusion among mouth breathing children: do expectations meet reality?Bernardo Q Souki
Federal University of Minas Gerais, Outpatient Clinic for Mouth Breathers, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 73:767-73. 2009The aim of this study was to report epidemiological data on the prevalence of malocclusion among a group of children, consecutively admitted at a referral mouth breathing otorhinolaryngological (ENT) center...
- Malocclusion: social, functional and emotional influence on childrenP A Martins-Júnior
Federal University of Vales do Jequitinhonha e Mucuri UFVJM, Diamantina MG, Brazil
J Clin Pediatr Dent 37:103-8. 2012To determine the association between types of malocclusion and quality of life in children between 8-10 years of age and establish correlations between the severity of the malocclusion and particular bio-psychosocial variables.
- Relationship between impacts attributed to malocclusion and psychological stress in young Japanese adultsDaisuke Ekuni
Department of Preventive Dentistry, Okayama University, Japan
Eur J Orthod 33:558-63. 2011..The aim of this study was to investigate the relationship between impacts on daily performance attributed to malocclusion and psychological stress in healthy young Japanese adults...
- Do malocclusion and Helkimo Index ≥ 5 correlate with body posture?L Perillo
Department of Orthodontics, 2nd University of Naples, Naples, Italy
J Oral Rehabil 38:242-52. 2011..A total of 1178 11- to 19-year-old subjects were divided into four groups: (i) controls; (ii) malocclusion; (iii) Helkimo Index ≥ 5 and (iv) malocclusion + Helkimo Index ≥ 5...
- A controlled study of associated dental anomaliesT Baccetti
Department of Orthodontics, University of Florence, Italy
Angle Orthod 68:267-74. 1998..The existence of associations between different tooth anomalies is clinically relevant, as the early diagnosis of one anomaly may indicate an increased risk for others...
- [The need of efficient chewing function in young children as prevention of dental malposition and malocclusion]M Limme
Service d Orthodontie et de Pédodontie, Institut de Dentisterie ULG Policlinique L Brull CHU, Quai G Kurth, 45 4020 Liège, Belgique
Arch Pediatr 17:S213-9. 2010....
- Pathways between temporomandibular disorders, occlusal characteristics, facial pain, and oral health-related quality of life among patients with severe malocclusionJaana Rusanen
Department of Oral Development and Orthodontics, Institute of Dentistry, PO Box 5281, FIN 90014, Finland
Eur J Orthod 34:512-7. 2012..TMDs), occlusal characteristics, facial pain, and oral health-related quality of life in patients with severe malocclusion. The study comprised 94 (34 men and 60 women, mean age 38 years) adult patients who were referred for ..
- A review of malocclusion among individuals with mental and physical disabilitiesKatherine Winter
College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
Spec Care Dentist 28:19-26. 2008..between individuals with disabilities and the general population are widely reported in the literature, and malocclusion is no exception...
- Malocclusion and orthodontic treatment need measured by the dental aesthetic index and its association with dental caries in Indian schoolchildrenA Singh
Department of Public Health Dentistry, People s College of Dental Sciences, Bhopal, India
Community Dent Health 28:313-6. 2011To assess prevalence of malocclusion and orthodontic treatment needs among 12 year old Indians using the Dental Aesthetic Index, and to find its association with dental caries.
- Spatial relationships between the mandibular central incisor and associated alveolar bone in adults with mandibular prognathismChiaki Yamada
Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, Osaka University, Graduate School of Dentistry, Japan
Angle Orthod 77:766-72. 2007....
- A 20-year follow-up of signs and symptoms of temporomandibular disorders and malocclusions in subjects with and without orthodontic treatment in childhoodInger Egermark
Department of Orthodontics, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
Angle Orthod 73:109-15. 2003..38, P < .05 and r = 0.34, P < .01, respectively). Subjects with malocclusion over a long period of time tended to report more symptoms of TMD and to show a higher dysfunction index, ..
- Rating of facial attractivenessC Phillips
Department of Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27514
Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 20:214-20. 1992..should include both objective clinical measures and elements of perceptual assessment in the definition of malocclusion and skeletal disproportion...
- The impact of orthodontic treatment on the quality of life in adolescents: a case-control studyEduardo Bernabé
Unidad de Investigación en Salud Pública Dental, Departamento de Odontologia Social, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Peru
Eur J Orthod 30:515-20. 2008..A case was defined as having at least one condition-specific impact (CSI) attributed to malocclusion during the previous 6 months, based on the Oral Impact on Daily Performances index...
- Prevalence and factors related to malocclusion and orthodontic treatment need in children and adolescents in ItalyCarmelo G A Nobile
Medical School, University of Catanzaro Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy
Eur J Public Health 17:637-41. 2007..The purpose of this study was to determine prevalence of malocclusions, normative and perceived orthodontic treatment need and related risk factors in schoolchildren in Italy...
- Opinions of American and Swedish orthodontists about the role of erupting third molars as a cause of dental crowdingE Tufekci
Department of Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA
Angle Orthod 79:1139-42. 2009..To compare the opinions of Swedish orthodontists and American orthodontists regarding the association between third molar eruption and dental crowding...
- The effect of different lower third molar conditions on the re-crowding of lower anterior teeth in the absence of tight interproximal contacts one-year post orthodontic treatment: a pilot studyKhalid M Al-Balkhi
Department of Preventive Dental Sciences in the College of Dentistry at King Saud University in Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
J Contemp Dent Pract 5:66-73. 2004....
- Third molar influence on dental arch crowdingIwona Niedzielska
Department and Clinic of Maxillofacial Surgery, Medical University of Silesia, Katowice, Poland
Eur J Orthod 27:518-23. 2005..Calculation of the Ganss ratio may therefore assist investigations into the development of dental arch crowding and also help determine the indications for third molar removal...
- TMD in relation to malocclusion and orthodontic treatmentBengt Mohlin
Department of Orthodontics, The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Faculty of Odontology, Goteborg, Sweden
Angle Orthod 77:542-8. 2007..The aim of this systematic literature review was to evaluate associations between different malocclusions, orthodontic treatment, and signs and symptoms of temporomandibular disorders (TMD)...
- Who knows more about the impact of malocclusion on children's quality of life, mothers or fathers?Man Zhang
Discipline of Dental Public Health, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR
Eur J Orthod 29:180-5. 2007..While at the group level, mothers and fathers tended to agree on perception of their children's oral health status, at an individual family unit level they did not...
- The role of orthodontics in temporomandibular disordersA Michelotti
Department of Oral Sciences, Section of Orthodontics and Temporomandibular Disorders, University of Naples Federico II, Via Pansini 5, Naples, Italy
J Oral Rehabil 37:411-29. 2010..Hence, the aim of this article is to critically review evidence for a possible association between malocclusion, orthodontic treatment and TMD.
- Evaluation of the frictional resistance of conventional and self-ligating bracket designs using standardized archwires and dental typodontsSandra P Henao
Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
Angle Orthod 74:202-11. 2004..As the malocclusion increased, the drawing forces increased...
- Prevalence of malocclusion and its relationship with socio-demographic factors, dental caries, and oral hygiene in 12- to 14-year-old Tanzanian schoolchildrenMatilda Mtaya
Department of Clinical Dentistry, University of Bergen, Norway
Eur J Orthod 31:467-76. 2009The aim of this study was to assess the prevalence of malocclusion and its association with socio-demographic characteristics, caries experience, and level of oral hygiene in 12- to 14-year-old schoolchildren residing in two socio-..
- Prevalence of malocclusion in 13-15 year-old North Jordanian school childrenElham S J Abu Alhaija
Orthodontic Department, Faculty of Dentistry, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid Jordan
Community Dent Health 22:266-71. 2005This study was carried out to determine the prevalence of malocclusion in 13-15-year-old North Jordanian schoolchildren.
- Oral health-related quality of life and orthodontic treatment seekingDaniela Feu
Department of Orthodontics, Rio de Janeiro State University, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 138:152-9. 2010..A comparison between these adolescents and their age-matched peers who were not seeking orthodontic treatment provided an assessment of the role of OHQOL in treatment seeking...
- Prevalence and distribution by gender of occlusal characteristics in a sample of Italian secondary school students: a cross-sectional studyFabio Ciuffolo
Oral Science Department, University G D Annunzio, Chieti, Italy
Eur J Orthod 27:601-6. 2005..ORs) with 95 per cent confidence intervals (CI) were used to investigate the relationship between gender and malocclusion characteristic...
- Overbite and overjet are not related to self-report of temporomandibular disorder symptomsM T John
Department of Prosthodontics, School of Dentistry, Martin Luther University Halle Wittenberg, Halle Saale, Germany
J Dent Res 81:164-9. 2002..This study provides the strongest evidence to date that there is no association between overbite or overjet and self-reported TMD...
- Psychosocial implications of malocclusion among 12-18 year old secondary school children in Ibadan, NigeriaC O Onyeaso
Orthodontic Unit, Department of Preventive Dentistry, College of Medicine, University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria
Odontostomatol Trop 28:39-48. 2005The main purpose of this study was to analyze the current psychosocial implications of malocclusion in Ibadan, Nigeria. The study sample comprised 614 secondary school children (327 males and 287 females) aged 12-18 years (mean age, 14...
- Prevalence of gingival diseases, malocclusion and fluorosis in school-going children of rural areas in Udaipur districtV Dhar
Clinical Research Center, Darshan Dental College, Loyara, Udaipur, India
J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent 25:103-5. 2007..school children of Udaipur district in the age group of 5-14 years for recording the prevalence of gingival diseases, fluorosis and malocclusion. Gingivitis was found in 84.37% of children, malocclusion in 36.42% and fluorosis in 36.36%.
- Early intervention in the transverse dimension: is it worth the effort?James A McNamara
Department of Orthodontics and Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 121:572-4. 2002
- Comparison of frictional forces during the initial leveling stage in various combinations of self-ligating brackets and archwires with a custom-designed typodont systemTae Kyung Kim
Department of Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 133:187.e15-24. 2008....
- Socio-economic status and orthodontic treatment needM Tickle
Manchester Health Authority, UK
Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 27:413-8. 1999..This study aimed to examine the relationship between socio-economic status and both normatively assessed and self perceived need for orthodontic treatment...
- Activity of jaw muscles in unilateral cross-bite without mandibular shiftJose Antonio Alarcon
Department of Stomatology, School of Dentistry, University of Granada, Granada, Spain
Arch Oral Biol 54:108-14. 2009..These findings may help elucidate the impact of this occlusal condition on jaw muscle function and the therapeutic implications...
- Self-perceived orthodontic treatment need evaluated through 3 scales in a university populationC 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...
- Twenty-year follow-up of patients with permanently bonded mandibular canine-to-canine retainersFrederick A Booth
Department of Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 133:70-6. 2008..Fixed bonded retainers are now routinely left in place for many years, even decades. The purpose of this study was to examine the health effects and effectiveness of very long-term retention...
- Influence of lips on the perception of malocclusionCraig R Scott
Dental School, Oral Health Centre of Western Australia, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Western Australia
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 130:152-62. 2006..The purpose of the study was to determine the influence of variations in the size of the vermilion borders of the upper and lower lips on the perception of the attractiveness of various occlusal traits...
- Unilateral posterior crossbite with mandibular shift: a reviewDavid B Kennedy
J Can Dent Assoc 71:569-73. 2005..The general practitioner and pediatric dentist must be able to diagnose unilateral posterior crossbites successfully and provide treatment or referral to take advantage of the benefits of early treatment...
- Association between normative and self-perceived orthodontic treatment need among Arab high school studentsHeidi Kerosuo
Department of Developmental and Preventive Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, Kuwait University, Kuwait City, Kuwait
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 125:373-8. 2004..Sex and socioeconomic factors did not significantly affect the normative treatment need. These results suggest that the AC component of the IOTN clearly reflects the self-perceived need for treatment...
- Orthodontic treatment need in Peruvian young adults evaluated through dental aesthetic indexEduardo Bernabé
Department of Social Dentistry, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
Angle Orthod 76:417-21. 2006The objectives of this study were to evaluate the frequency and severity of the malocclusion and treatment needs in Peruvian young adults...
- Skeletal sagittal and vertical facial types and electromyographic activity of the masticatory muscleBong Kuen Cha
College of Dentistry, Department of Orthodontics, Kangnung National University, Kangnung, Kangwondo, South Korea
Angle Orthod 77:463-70. 2007..To investigate the electromyographic activities of the anterior temporal (T) and masseter (M) muscles in different facial skeletal types...
- Dental malocclusion and body posture in young subjects: a multiple regression studyGiuseppe Perinetti
Department of Biomedicine, University of Trieste, Italy
Clinics (Sao Paulo) 65:689-95. 2010..We investigated whether malocclusal traits correlate with body posture alterations in young subjects to determine possible clinical applications...
- Occurrence of malocclusion and need of orthodontic treatment in early mixed dentitionKatri Keski-Nisula
Vaasa Central Hospital, Vaasa, Finland
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 124:631-8. 2003..The mean maximal opening was 40.3 mm. Joint sounds were registered in 5.2% of the children. The prevalence of malocclusion was between 67.7% and 92...
- Quality of life in patients with severe malocclusion before treatmentJaana Rusanen
Department of Oral Development and Orthodontics, University of Oulu, Finland
Eur J Orthod 32:43-8. 2010..A further aim was to evaluate the effect of gender or the type of malocclusion on the oral impacts...
- The Aesthetic Component of the Index of Orthodontic Treatment Need validated against lay opinionOrlagh Hunt
Division of Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, Queen s University of Belfast, Royal Victoria Hospital, Grosvenor Road, Belfast BT12 6BP, UK
Eur J Orthod 24:53-9. 2002..The results indicate that when using the AC of the IOTN the 'no need for treatment' category should be grades 1-3 of the AC, rather than grades 1-4...
- Analysis of condylar differences in functional unilateral posterior crossbite during early treatment--a randomized clinical studyCarsten Lippold
Department for Orthodontics, University Hospital Munster, Munster, Germany
J Orofac Orthop 69:283-96. 2008..Thus the aim of this study was to apply an alternative procedure for the assessment of condylar deviations...
- Frictional evaluations of dental typodont models using four self-ligating designs and a conventional designSandra P Henao
Graduate Student, Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
Angle Orthod 75:75-85. 2005..020- x 0.020-inch wires. The clearance of the various AW sizes and alloys changed with malocclusion. Furthermore, the parameter that best correlated with drawing forces was the bending stiffness of the AW, which ..
- Orthodontic treatment need in Asian adult malesJen Soh
Department of Preventive Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Angle Orthod 74:769-73. 2004..05). No correlation between objective and subjective EC scores was found (P > .05). A high level of investigator-identified treatment need was not supported by a similar level of subject awareness among the adult sample...
- Epidemiology of malocclusion and orthodontic treatment need of 12-13-year-old Malaysian schoolchildrenR Esa
Department of Community Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Community Dent Health 18:31-6. 2001OBJECTIVE: Data on malocclusion and orthodontic treatment need in Malaysia are limited...
- Does orthodontic treatment affect patients' quality of life?H Asuman Kiyak
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, School of Dentistry, University of Washington, USA
J Dent Educ 72:886-94. 2008..quality of life examines the association between oral health-related quality of life and severity and type of malocclusion, as well as the impact of treatment and patient characteristics on quality of life...
- Dental aesthetics, self-awareness, and oral health-related quality of life in young adultsUlrich Klages
Departments of Orthodontics, University of Mainz, Germany
Eur J Orthod 26:507-14. 2004..The findings of the study suggest that minor differences in dental aesthetics may have a significant effect on perceived OHRQoL. This effect was more significant in subjects with high self-consciousness...
- Hyalinization and root resorption during early orthodontic tooth movement in adolescentsJ Kurol
Department of Orthodontics, Lund University, Faculty of Odontology, Malmo, Sweden
Angle Orthod 68:161-5. 1998....
- Dental crowding in a prehistoric populationO Mockers
Department of Dentofacial Orthopaedics, Mediterranean University, Marseille, France
Eur J Orthod 26:151-6. 2004..The findings of this study suggest that crowding may be of a genetic origin and might not be caused by excessive tooth size or changes in environmental factors (masticatory activity)...
- Effects of breastfeeding and sucking habits on malocclusion in a birth cohort studyKaren Glazer Peres
Programa de Pós Graduação em Saúde Pública, Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Florianopolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil
Rev Saude Publica 41:343-50. 2007To estimate the prevalence of malocclusion and to examine the effects of breastfeeding and non-nutritive sucking habits on dentition in six-year-old children.
- Dental Aesthetic Index scores and perception of personal dental appearance among Turkish university studentsNihal Hamamci
Department of Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, Dicle University, Diyarbakir, Turkey
Eur J Orthod 31:168-73. 2009The aim of this study was to investigate the relationship between Turkish university students' awareness of malocclusion, their satisfaction with their personal dental appearance, and the severity of their occlusal irregularities...
- Orthodontic treatment need and demand in Senegalese school children aged 12-13 years. An appraisal using IOTN and ICONPapa Ibrahima Ngom
Orthodontic Service, Department of Dentistry, University of Cheikh, Senegal
Angle Orthod 77:323-30. 2007..To assess the normative need, knowledge of, and demand for orthodontic treatment in Senegalese schoolchildren aged 12-13 years...
- The postural basis of malocclusion: a philosophical overviewJohn R C Mew
London School of Facial Orthotropics, London, United Kingdom
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 126:729-38. 2004Over the last 100 years, many theories have attempted to explain the cause of malocclusion. Most have stated that it is inherited, but, more recently, greater emphasis has been placed on the influence of the environment, especially the ..
- Morphological and positional asymmetries of young children with functional unilateral posterior crossbiteA S Pinto
Department of Orthodontics and the Center for Craniofacial Research and Diagnosis, Baylor College of Dentistry, Texas A and M University System, Dallas, TX 75246, USA
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 120:513-20. 2001..We concluded that unilateral posterior crossbites produce morphological and positional asymmetries of the mandible in young children, and that these asymmetries can be largely eliminated with early expansion therapy...
- Prevalence of malocclusion and orthodontic treatment needs among middle and high school children of Davangere city, India by using Dental Aesthetic IndexK M Shivakumar
Department of Public Health Dentistry, Sharad Pawar Dental College and Hospital, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences University, Sawangi Meghe, Wardha 442004, Maharashtra, India
J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent 27:211-8. 2009b>Malocclusion has large impact on individual and society in term of discomfort, Quality of Life [QoL].
- Kinesiographic study of the mandible in young patients with unilateral posterior crossbiteC Martin
University Complutense, Madrid, Spain
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 118:541-8. 2000..There was no relationship between the side of the crossbite and the masticatory preference side. In conclusion, posterior crossbite patients showed a lateral shift in some movements that persisted when the mandible was at rest...
- A validation study of three indexes of orthodontic treatment need in the United StatesJ W Younis
University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine, Division of Pediatric and Developmental Dental Sciences, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 25:358-62. 1997..A set of 160 study casts representing all types of malocclusion was used...
- The relationship between the ICON index and the dental and aesthetic components of the IOTN indexAli Borzabadi-Farahani
Department of Orthodonics, School of Dentistry, College of Medical and Dental Sciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
World J Orthod 11:43-8. 2010To determine the malocclusion complexity and orthodontic treatment need in urban Iranian schoolchildren using the Index of Complexity, Outcome, and Need (ICON) and the Index of Orthodontic Treatment Need (IOTN) and to also assess the ..
- Malocclusion and crowding in an orthodontically referred Turkish populationM Ozgur Sayin
Department of Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Suleyman Demirel, Isparta, Turkey
Angle Orthod 74:635-9. 2004This study was conducted to evaluate malocclusion and crowding in 1356 patients (793 girls, 563 boys) referred to the Department of Orthodontics, Suleyman Demirel University, Turkey...
- A study of children with unilateral posterior crossbite, treated and untreated, in the deciduous dentition--occlusal and skeletal characteristics of significance in predicting the long-term outcomeBirgit Thilander
Department of Orthodontics, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
J Orofac Orthop 63:371-83. 2002....
- Mandibular lateral incisor-canine transposition, concomitant dental anomalies, and genetic controlS Peck
Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, Mass, USA
Angle Orthod 68:455-66. 1998..In an appendix, clinical orthodontic management of Mn.I2.C transposition is discussed, based on treatment data derived from the study sample...
- Prevalence of malocclusion and need for orthodontic treatment in Saudi ArabiaS al-Emran
Department of Orthodontics, University of Sheffield, United Kingdom
Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 18:253-5. 1990The prevalence of different malocclusion features was investigated in 500 14-yr-old male Saudi Arabian children, using a modification of the registration method described by BjÃ¶rk et al. (3)...
- Malocclusion and uptake of orthodontic treatment in Taranaki 12-13-year-oldsL A Foster Page
Dental Unit, Taranaki District Health Board, David St, New Plymouth
N Z Dent J 101:98-105; quiz 111. 2005To describe the occurrence of malocclusion and the uptake of orthodontic treatment among 12-13-year-olds in the province of Taranaki, New Zealand.
- Characteristics of masticatory muscles in children with unilateral posterior crossbiteAnnicele da Silva Andrade
Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Piracicaba Dental School, University of Campina, Piracicaba, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Braz Oral Res 24:204-10. 2010..These results indicate that in children, UPCB can alter the coordination of masticatory muscles during mastication...
- TIMING OF TREATMENT FOR CLASS II MALOCCLUSIONSTimothy Wheeler; Fiscal Year: 2005..Whether initial severity of the malocclusion influences the outcome is also unclear...
- Sensory Re-training following Orthognathic SurgeryCeib Phillips; Fiscal Year: 2005..Our primary focus will be on the patient's perception of the negative impact of altered sensation on daily life. ..
- Quality of Life in Children with CleftHillary L Broder; Fiscal Year: 2013..of special needs including speech and language problems, facial differences, atypical dental development, malocclusion, learning disabilities, chronic ear infections as well as associated psychosocial sequelae...
- Dental outcomes in Fibrous Dysplasia/McCune Albright SyndromeSunday O Akintoye; Fiscal Year: 2013..enamel hypomineralization, abnormally large pulp chamber, retained deciduous teeth, attrition and severe malocclusion Dental management of FD/MAS is medically compromised by endocrine disorders and handicapping bone pain...
- Integrating Biomechanics and Cell Biology to Understand TMJ PathologyHai Yao; Fiscal Year: 2013..It is generally believed that pathological mechanical loadings, e.g. sustained jaw clenching or malocclusion, trigger a cascade of molecular events leading to TMJ disc degeneration...
- Genetic Architecture of the Human Dentognathic ComplexRichard J Sherwood; Fiscal Year: 2012..health problems related to the dentition and jaws (the dentognathic complex) range from aesthetic issues due to malocclusion, to increase risk of caries, impaction, and infection due to dental crowding, to significant congenital ..
- Musculoskeletal Heritable Influences on MalocclusionJames J Sciote; Fiscal Year: 2013..factors that influence jaw bone length and both the size and strength of jaw muscle interact to determine malocclusion phenotypes in a large population of subjects undergoing surgery to correct dentofacial deformities...
- Biomechanical Characterization and Modeling of Human TMJ DiscGREGORY JOHN WRIGHT; Fiscal Year: 2013..It is generally believed that pathological mechanical loadings, e.g. sustained jaw clenching or malocclusion, trigger a cascade of molecular events leading to TMJ disc degeneration, which has been implicated in over 30% ..
- CLINICAL EFFECTIVENESS OF LATE MAXILLARY PROTRACTION FOR CLEFT LIP AND PALATEStephen L K Yen; Fiscal Year: 2013..One of the most difficult problems associated with cleft treatment is the Class III malocclusion or skeletal underbite...
- LONGITUDINAL SUCKING PATTERNS & DENTAL ARCH DEVELOPMENTJohn Warren; Fiscal Year: 2000b>Malocclusion can negatively affect the self-image, function and quality of life of individuals of all ages. In addition, correction of malocclusions often requires expensive, time-consuming treatment...
- Tooth Eruption: Role of Dental Follicle & PTH ReceptorLaurie McCauley; Fiscal Year: 2006..and preventive strategies to address conditions of altered tooth development and eruption that contribute to malocclusion and compromised oral health and function...
- THE HYRAX AS A MODEL FOR FACIAL BIOMECHANICS AND GROWTHMarisa St Claire; Fiscal Year: 2000..for aspects of facial biomechanics and growth relevant to the etiology and prevention of dental crowding and malocclusion. Dental crowding (especially third molar impactions) and certain malocclusions partially result from inadequate ..
- Individual Predoctoral Dental Scientist FellowshipCameron Walker; Fiscal Year: 2009..These experiments will provide experimental data for the development of important clinical aids for orthodontic treatment and might greatly benefit millions of patients suffering from malocclusion.
- PSYCHOLOGICAL IMPLICATIONS OF DENTOFACIAL MALOCCLUSIONLEE GRABER; Fiscal Year: 1980The proposed research first focuses on the problem of detection of malocclusion-- does the layman recognize a malocclusion when he sees one? If so, what aspects of the appearance differentiate the face from a normal face...
- Role of the MAPK pathway in cranial base developmentShunichi Murakami; Fiscal Year: 2007..The increased activity of FGFR3 causes hypoplasia of the cranial base, which results in malocclusion requiring orthodontic procedures and narrow foramen magnum that could cause sudden death of infants...
- CLEFT PALATE, MALOCCLUSION AND LINGUAL ARTICULATIONDONALD WARREN; Fiscal Year: 1980..Normal and cleft palate subjects, as well as subjects with anterior malocclusion, will be studied in terms of lingual constrictions, lingual impedance to airflow, lingual placements, oral port ..
- The impact of an ethnically diverse, web-based case file in orthodontic educationHeather Edgar; Fiscal Year: 2009..2) Providing a tool to facilitate research in orthodontics, especially in research concerning ethnic variation, malocclusion, and treatment histories...
- 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. ..
- 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. ..
- A Unified Surgical Instrument System for Periodontal Minimally Invasive SurgerySTEPHEN HARREL; Fiscal Year: 2007..The resulting system, based on the surgical consultants evaluations and scores, will be used in a Phase 2 multicenter controlled clinical evaluation of MIS. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Trials to Enhance Elders' Teeth/Oral Health (TEETH)Asuman Kiyak; Fiscal Year: 2004..Every indication to date suggests a successful completion of this trial as projected. ..
- 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. ..
- PARAFUNCTIONAL ACTIVITY AND TEMPOROMANDIBULAR DISORDERSAlan Glaros; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- IMPACT OF CHILDHOOD OBESITY AND GROWTH ON MORTALITYAviva Must; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- Craniofacial Imaging in the 21st CenturySunil Kapila; Fiscal Year: 2002..The meeting will be limited to 300 participants who have a background in imaging. This symposia series will provide momentum to discoveries that will be important to craniofacial sciences and patient care. ..
- SPEECH AND RESPIRATORY AERODYNAMICS IN CLEFT PALATEDavid Zajac; Fiscal Year: 2003..It is possible, for example, that therapeutic techniques may be developed that incorporate specific respiratory strategies employed by speakers with cleft palate who exhibit acceptable speech characteristics. ..
- Fibronectin Fragment-Induced Osteolysis Mediated by MMPsSunil Kapila; Fiscal Year: 2009..These studies will provide a fundamental understanding of the basis for bone loss in periodontal disease and other osteolytic diseases. ..
- Regulatory Kinases in BMP-mediated hMSC OsteogenesisSUNDAY AKINTOYE; Fiscal Year: 2006..Our long-term goal is to develop clinically improved bone therapies with BMPs and human MSC. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Speech Intelligibility Testing in Children with Repaired Cleft PalateDavid Zajac; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Minimally Invasive Approaches for Craniofacial SurgeryMaria Troulis; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Obesity and Psychopathology: Longitudinal Study of YouthAviva Must; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Reducing the Disproportionate Burden of Orofacial InjuryVivek Shetty; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Utilizing Saliva to Measure Bone TurnoverSreenivas Koka; Fiscal Year: 2007..We anticipate that our results will identify how salivary biomarkers can be used to assess the osseo-status of patients with, or at risk for, osteoporosis. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- A Novel Implant-based Approach for Treating Retrognathic Hyperdivergent PatientsPeter Buschang; Fiscal Year: 2007unreadable] DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Individuals with Class II malocclusion and hyperdivergent skeletal dysmorphology (C2HYP) are among the most difficult patients to treat orthodontically...
- CRANIOFACIAL SKELETAL TISSUE ENGINEERING CONFERENCESunil Kapila; Fiscal Year: 2008..The meeting will be limited to 250 participants who have a background in bioengineering. ..
- Longitudinal Study of Fluoride, Diet, Caries & FluorosisSteven Levy; Fiscal Year: 2008..As studies involving recruitment and successful retention of a cohort from birth are extremely rare, the Iowa Fluoride Study offers a unique opportunity to study these relationships in unprecedented detail. ..
- Early Assessment of Infants with Cleft Palate Following Surgical RepairDavid Zajac; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..