malocclusion

Summary

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)

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Oral health-related quality of life and the IOTN index as predictors of children's perceived needs and acceptance for orthodontic treatment
    C 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
  2. ncbi Orthodontic treatment and its impact on oral health-related quality of life in Brazilian adolescents
    C 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
  3. ncbi 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
  4. ncbi Prevalence of malocclusion and orthodontic treatment need in children and adolescents in Bogota, Colombia. An epidemiological study related to different stages of dental development
    B Thilander
    , , Sweden
    Eur J Orthod 23:153-67. 2001
  5. ncbi Impacts on daily performances attributed to malocclusions using the condition-specific feature of the Oral Impacts on Daily Performances Index
    Eduardo Bernabé
    University College London, Epidemiology and Public Health, London, UK
    Angle Orthod 78:241-7. 2008
  6. ncbi Evaluation of the validity of tooth size and arch width measurements using conventional and three-dimensional virtual orthodontic models
    Oded Zilberman
    Division of Orthodontics, Department of Odontology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Angle Orthod 73:301-6. 2003
  7. ncbi Prevalence of malocclusions in Hungarian adolescents
    Katalin Gabris
    Department of Paedodontics and Orthodontics, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary
    Eur J Orthod 28:467-70. 2006
  8. ncbi Effects of malocclusion and its treatment on the quality of life of adolescents
    Kelly Ryan Taylor
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 136:382-92. 2009
  9. ncbi Impact of self-esteem on the oral-health-related quality of life of children with malocclusion
    Shoroog Agou
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 134:484-9. 2008
  10. pmc Factors associated with the desire for orthodontic treatment among Brazilian adolescents and their parents
    Leandro S Marques
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
    BMC Oral Health 9:34. 2009

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  1. ncbi Oral health-related quality of life and the IOTN index as predictors of children's perceived needs and acceptance for orthodontic treatment
    C 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
    ....
  2. ncbi Orthodontic treatment and its impact on oral health-related quality of life in Brazilian adolescents
    C 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...
  3. ncbi 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...
  4. ncbi Prevalence of malocclusion and orthodontic treatment need in children and adolescents in Bogota, Colombia. An epidemiological study related to different stages of dental development
    B Thilander
    , , Sweden
    Eur J Orthod 23:153-67. 2001
    The 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 ..
  5. ncbi Impacts on daily performances attributed to malocclusions using the condition-specific feature of the Oral Impacts on Daily Performances Index
    Eduardo 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...
  6. ncbi Evaluation of the validity of tooth size and arch width measurements using conventional and three-dimensional virtual orthodontic models
    Oded Zilberman
    Division of Orthodontics, Department of Odontology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Angle Orthod 73:301-6. 2003
    ....
  7. ncbi Prevalence of malocclusions in Hungarian adolescents
    Katalin Gabris
    Department of Paedodontics and Orthodontics, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary
    Eur J Orthod 28:467-70. 2006
    The 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 ..
  8. ncbi Effects of malocclusion and its treatment on the quality of life of adolescents
    Kelly Ryan Taylor
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 136:382-92. 2009
    The relationship between malocclusion and quality of life (QoL) is complex and not well understood...
  9. ncbi Impact of self-esteem on the oral-health-related quality of life of children with malocclusion
    Shoroog 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...
  10. pmc Factors associated with the desire for orthodontic treatment among Brazilian adolescents and their parents
    Leandro 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...
  11. ncbi The impact of malocclusion/orthodontic treatment need on the quality of life. A systematic review
    Zhijian Liu
    Discipline of Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Angle Orthod 79:585-91. 2009
    To assess the current evidence of the relationship between malocclusion/orthodontic treatment need and quality of life (QoL).
  12. ncbi Prevalence of temporomandibular dysfunction and its association with malocclusion in children and adolescents: an epidemiologic study related to specified stages of dental development
    Birgit 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.
  13. ncbi Lateral cephalometric characteristics of malocclusion patients with temporomandibular joint disorder symptoms
    Chung Ju Hwang
    Department of Orthodontics, College of Dentistry, Yonsei University, Seoul, South Korea
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 129:497-503. 2006
    ....
  14. ncbi Comparing a quality of life measure and the Aesthetic Component of the Index of Orthodontic Treatment Need (IOTN) in assessing orthodontic treatment need and concern
    Y 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...
  15. ncbi The need for treatment and satisfaction with dental appearance among young Finnish adults with and without a history of orthodontic treatment
    H 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...
  16. ncbi Prevalence of hypodontia in orthodontic patients in Brasilia, Brazil
    Raquel 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)...
  17. ncbi A prospective long-term study on the effects of rapid maxillary expansion in the early mixed dentition
    Renée G Geran
    School of Dentistry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1078, USA
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 129:631-40. 2006
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  18. ncbi Bolton anterior tooth size discrepancies among different malocclusion groups
    Eustaquio 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 ..
  19. ncbi Relationship between facial types and tooth and bone characteristics of the mandible obtained by CT scanning
    M 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...
  20. ncbi Prevalence of malocclusion and orthodontic treatment need in the United States: estimates from the NHANES III survey
    W 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. 1998
    Data from the third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES III) provide a clear picture of malocclusion in the US population...
  21. ncbi Prevalence of malocclusion among adolescents in Ibadan, Nigeria
    Chukwudi Ochi Onyeaso
    Orthodontic Unit, Department of Preventive Dentistry, College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 126:604-7. 2004
    The 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...
  22. ncbi Aetiology and risk factors related to traumatic dental injuries--a review of the literature
    Ulf 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...
  23. ncbi Cone-beam computed tomography for routine orthodontic treatment planning: a radiation dose evaluation
    Maria 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...
  24. ncbi Randomized controlled study of an oral jaw-positioning appliance for the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea in children with malocclusion
    Maria 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...
  25. ncbi How well does Invisalign work? A prospective clinical study evaluating the efficacy of tooth movement with Invisalign
    Neal 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)...
  26. ncbi Validity and reliability of a questionnaire for measuring child oral-health-related quality of life
    A 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...
  27. ncbi Early crossbite correction: a three-dimensional evaluation
    Jasmina 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...
  28. ncbi The prevalence of malocclusion among 7-15-year-old Lithuanian schoolchildren
    Antanas Sidlauskas
    Department of Orthodontics, Kaunas University of Medicine, Lithuania
    Medicina (Kaunas) 45:147-52. 2009
    The 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...
  29. ncbi Evaluation of the peer assessment rating (PAR) index as an index of orthodontic treatment need
    Allen 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...
  30. ncbi Evaluation of the treatment changes of functional posterior crossbite in the mixed dentition
    Defne Kecik
    Department of Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Baskent University, Ankara Turkey
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 131:202-15. 2007
    Functional posterior crossbite (FPXB) malocclusion is frequently seen in the deciduous or mixed dentition...
  31. ncbi Predictors of long-term orthodontic side effects from mandibular advancement devices in patients with snoring and obstructive sleep apnea
    Marie 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...
  32. ncbi An investigation into the relationship between the cranial base angle and malocclusion
    Ashish 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...
  33. ncbi Apical root resorption after orthodontic treatment -- a retrospective study
    Satu 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...
  34. ncbi Malocclusion frequency in Swedish and immigrant adolescents--influence of origin on orthodontic treatment need
    Eva 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...
  35. ncbi Effect of the lower third molars on the lower dental arch crowding
    Antanas 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...
  36. ncbi 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. 2009
    The 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...
  37. ncbi Malocclusion: social, functional and emotional influence on children
    P A Martins-Júnior
    Federal University of Vales do Jequitinhonha e Mucuri UFVJM, Diamantina MG, Brazil
    J Clin Pediatr Dent 37:103-8. 2012
    To 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.
  38. ncbi Relationship between impacts attributed to malocclusion and psychological stress in young Japanese adults
    Daisuke 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...
  39. ncbi 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...
  40. ncbi A controlled study of associated dental anomalies
    T 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...
  41. ncbi [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
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  42. ncbi Pathways between temporomandibular disorders, occlusal characteristics, facial pain, and oral health-related quality of life among patients with severe malocclusion
    Jaana 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 ..
  43. ncbi A review of malocclusion among individuals with mental and physical disabilities
    Katherine 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...
  44. ncbi Malocclusion and orthodontic treatment need measured by the dental aesthetic index and its association with dental caries in Indian schoolchildren
    A Singh
    Department of Public Health Dentistry, People s College of Dental Sciences, Bhopal, India
    Community Dent Health 28:313-6. 2011
    To 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.
  45. ncbi Spatial relationships between the mandibular central incisor and associated alveolar bone in adults with mandibular prognathism
    Chiaki Yamada
    Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, Osaka University, Graduate School of Dentistry, Japan
    Angle Orthod 77:766-72. 2007
    ....
  46. ncbi A 20-year follow-up of signs and symptoms of temporomandibular disorders and malocclusions in subjects with and without orthodontic treatment in childhood
    Inger 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, ..
  47. ncbi Rating of facial attractiveness
    C 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...
  48. ncbi The impact of orthodontic treatment on the quality of life in adolescents: a case-control study
    Eduardo 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...
  49. ncbi Prevalence and factors related to malocclusion and orthodontic treatment need in children and adolescents in Italy
    Carmelo 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...
  50. ncbi Opinions of American and Swedish orthodontists about the role of erupting third molars as a cause of dental crowding
    E 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...
  51. ncbi 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 study
    Khalid 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
    ....
  52. ncbi Third molar influence on dental arch crowding
    Iwona 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...
  53. ncbi TMD in relation to malocclusion and orthodontic treatment
    Bengt 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)...
  54. ncbi 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...
  55. ncbi The role of orthodontics in temporomandibular disorders
    A 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.
  56. ncbi Evaluation of the frictional resistance of conventional and self-ligating bracket designs using standardized archwires and dental typodonts
    Sandra 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...
  57. ncbi Prevalence of malocclusion and its relationship with socio-demographic factors, dental caries, and oral hygiene in 12- to 14-year-old Tanzanian schoolchildren
    Matilda Mtaya
    Department of Clinical Dentistry, University of Bergen, Norway
    Eur J Orthod 31:467-76. 2009
    The 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-..
  58. ncbi Prevalence of malocclusion in 13-15 year-old North Jordanian school children
    Elham S J Abu Alhaija
    Orthodontic Department, Faculty of Dentistry, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid Jordan
    Community Dent Health 22:266-71. 2005
    This study was carried out to determine the prevalence of malocclusion in 13-15-year-old North Jordanian schoolchildren.
  59. ncbi Oral health-related quality of life and orthodontic treatment seeking
    Daniela 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...
  60. ncbi Prevalence and distribution by gender of occlusal characteristics in a sample of Italian secondary school students: a cross-sectional study
    Fabio 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...
  61. ncbi Overbite and overjet are not related to self-report of temporomandibular disorder symptoms
    M 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...
  62. ncbi Psychosocial implications of malocclusion among 12-18 year old secondary school children in Ibadan, Nigeria
    C O Onyeaso
    Orthodontic Unit, Department of Preventive Dentistry, College of Medicine, University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria
    Odontostomatol Trop 28:39-48. 2005
    The 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...
  63. ncbi Prevalence of gingival diseases, malocclusion and fluorosis in school-going children of rural areas in Udaipur district
    V 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%.
  64. ncbi 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
  65. ncbi Comparison of frictional forces during the initial leveling stage in various combinations of self-ligating brackets and archwires with a custom-designed typodont system
    Tae Kyung Kim
    Department of Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 133:187.e15-24. 2008
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  66. ncbi Socio-economic status and orthodontic treatment need
    M 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...
  67. ncbi Activity of jaw muscles in unilateral cross-bite without mandibular shift
    Jose 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...
  68. ncbi Self-perceived orthodontic treatment need evaluated through 3 scales in a university population
    C Flores-Mir
    Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry Room 4051A, Dentistry Pharmacy Center, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2N8
    J Orthod 31:329-34; discussion 302. 2004
    ..To evaluate the self-perceived orthodontic treatment need in a university population evaluated through 3 scales that used different approaches...
  69. ncbi Twenty-year follow-up of patients with permanently bonded mandibular canine-to-canine retainers
    Frederick 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...
  70. ncbi Influence of lips on the perception of malocclusion
    Craig 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...
  71. ncbi Unilateral posterior crossbite with mandibular shift: a review
    David 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...
  72. ncbi Association between normative and self-perceived orthodontic treatment need among Arab high school students
    Heidi 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...
  73. ncbi Orthodontic treatment need in Peruvian young adults evaluated through dental aesthetic index
    Eduardo Bernabé
    Department of Social Dentistry, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Angle Orthod 76:417-21. 2006
    The objectives of this study were to evaluate the frequency and severity of the malocclusion and treatment needs in Peruvian young adults...
  74. ncbi Skeletal sagittal and vertical facial types and electromyographic activity of the masticatory muscle
    Bong 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...
  75. pmc Dental malocclusion and body posture in young subjects: a multiple regression study
    Giuseppe 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...
  76. ncbi Occurrence of malocclusion and need of orthodontic treatment in early mixed dentition
    Katri 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...
  77. ncbi Quality of life in patients with severe malocclusion before treatment
    Jaana 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...
  78. ncbi The Aesthetic Component of the Index of Orthodontic Treatment Need validated against lay opinion
    Orlagh 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...
  79. ncbi Analysis of condylar differences in functional unilateral posterior crossbite during early treatment--a randomized clinical study
    Carsten 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...
  80. ncbi Frictional evaluations of dental typodont models using four self-ligating designs and a conventional design
    Sandra 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 ..
  81. ncbi Orthodontic treatment need in Asian adult males
    Jen 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...
  82. ncbi Epidemiology of malocclusion and orthodontic treatment need of 12-13-year-old Malaysian schoolchildren
    R Esa
    Department of Community Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Community Dent Health 18:31-6. 2001
    OBJECTIVE: Data on malocclusion and orthodontic treatment need in Malaysia are limited...
  83. ncbi 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...
  84. ncbi Dental aesthetics, self-awareness, and oral health-related quality of life in young adults
    Ulrich 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...
  85. ncbi Hyalinization and root resorption during early orthodontic tooth movement in adolescents
    J Kurol
    Department of Orthodontics, Lund University, Faculty of Odontology, Malmo, Sweden
    Angle Orthod 68:161-5. 1998
    ....
  86. ncbi Dental crowding in a prehistoric population
    O 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)...
  87. ncbi Effects of breastfeeding and sucking habits on malocclusion in a birth cohort study
    Karen Glazer Peres
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Saúde Pública, Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Florianopolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil
    Rev Saude Publica 41:343-50. 2007
    To estimate the prevalence of malocclusion and to examine the effects of breastfeeding and non-nutritive sucking habits on dentition in six-year-old children.
  88. ncbi Dental Aesthetic Index scores and perception of personal dental appearance among Turkish university students
    Nihal Hamamci
    Department of Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, Dicle University, Diyarbakir, Turkey
    Eur J Orthod 31:168-73. 2009
    The 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...
  89. ncbi Orthodontic treatment need and demand in Senegalese school children aged 12-13 years. An appraisal using IOTN and ICON
    Papa 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...
  90. ncbi The postural basis of malocclusion: a philosophical overview
    John R C Mew
    London School of Facial Orthotropics, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 126:729-38. 2004
    Over 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 ..
  91. ncbi Morphological and positional asymmetries of young children with functional unilateral posterior crossbite
    A 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...
  92. ncbi Prevalence of malocclusion and orthodontic treatment needs among middle and high school children of Davangere city, India by using Dental Aesthetic Index
    K 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. 2009
    b>Malocclusion has large impact on individual and society in term of discomfort, Quality of Life [QoL].
  93. ncbi Kinesiographic study of the mandible in young patients with unilateral posterior crossbite
    C 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...
  94. ncbi A validation study of three indexes of orthodontic treatment need in the United States
    J 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...
  95. ncbi The relationship between the ICON index and the dental and aesthetic components of the IOTN index
    Ali 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. 2010
    To 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 ..
  96. ncbi Malocclusion and crowding in an orthodontically referred Turkish population
    M Ozgur Sayin
    Department of Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Suleyman Demirel, Isparta, Turkey
    Angle Orthod 74:635-9. 2004
    This 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...
  97. ncbi 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 outcome
    Birgit Thilander
    Department of Orthodontics, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Orofac Orthop 63:371-83. 2002
    ....
  98. ncbi Mandibular lateral incisor-canine transposition, concomitant dental anomalies, and genetic control
    S 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...
  99. ncbi Prevalence of malocclusion and need for orthodontic treatment in Saudi Arabia
    S al-Emran
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Sheffield, United Kingdom
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 18:253-5. 1990
    The 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 Björk et al. (3)...
  100. ncbi Malocclusion and uptake of orthodontic treatment in Taranaki 12-13-year-olds
    L A Foster Page
    Dental Unit, Taranaki District Health Board, David St, New Plymouth
    N Z Dent J 101:98-105; quiz 111. 2005
    To describe the occurrence of malocclusion and the uptake of orthodontic treatment among 12-13-year-olds in the province of Taranaki, New Zealand.
  101. ncbi Characteristics of masticatory muscles in children with unilateral posterior crossbite
    Annicele 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...

Research Grants44

  1. TIMING OF TREATMENT FOR CLASS II MALOCCLUSIONS
    Timothy Wheeler; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Whether initial severity of the malocclusion influences the outcome is also unclear...
  2. Sensory Re-training following Orthognathic Surgery
    Ceib Phillips; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Our primary focus will be on the patient's perception of the negative impact of altered sensation on daily life. ..
  3. Quality of Life in Children with Cleft
    Hillary 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...
  4. Dental outcomes in Fibrous Dysplasia/McCune Albright Syndrome
    Sunday 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...
  5. Integrating Biomechanics and Cell Biology to Understand TMJ Pathology
    Hai 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...
  6. Genetic Architecture of the Human Dentognathic Complex
    Richard 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 ..
  7. Musculoskeletal Heritable Influences on Malocclusion
    James 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...
  8. Biomechanical Characterization and Modeling of Human TMJ Disc
    GREGORY 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% ..
  9. CLINICAL EFFECTIVENESS OF LATE MAXILLARY PROTRACTION FOR CLEFT LIP AND PALATE
    Stephen L K Yen; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..One of the most difficult problems associated with cleft treatment is the Class III malocclusion or skeletal underbite...
  10. LONGITUDINAL SUCKING PATTERNS & DENTAL ARCH DEVELOPMENT
    John Warren; Fiscal Year: 2000
    b>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...
  11. Tooth Eruption: Role of Dental Follicle & PTH Receptor
    Laurie 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...
  12. THE HYRAX AS A MODEL FOR FACIAL BIOMECHANICS AND GROWTH
    Marisa 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 ..
  13. Individual Predoctoral Dental Scientist Fellowship
    Cameron 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.
  14. PSYCHOLOGICAL IMPLICATIONS OF DENTOFACIAL MALOCCLUSION
    LEE GRABER; Fiscal Year: 1980
    The 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...
  15. Role of the MAPK pathway in cranial base development
    Shunichi 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...
  16. CLEFT PALATE, MALOCCLUSION AND LINGUAL ARTICULATION
    DONALD 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 ..
  17. The impact of an ethnically diverse, web-based case file in orthodontic education
    Heather Edgar; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..2) Providing a tool to facilitate research in orthodontics, especially in research concerning ethnic variation, malocclusion, and treatment histories...
  18. Longitudinal study of caries in a rural WIC population
    John 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. ..
  19. Integrins and Orthodontic Tooth Movement
    Calogero 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. ..
  20. A Unified Surgical Instrument System for Periodontal Minimally Invasive Surgery
    STEPHEN 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]..
  21. 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. ..
  22. Tongue Volume, Function and Biomechanics
    Zi 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. ..
  23. Biologic Mechanisms:Tooth Movement & Craniofacial Adapta
    James 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. ..
  24. PARAFUNCTIONAL ACTIVITY AND TEMPOROMANDIBULAR DISORDERS
    Alan Glaros; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  25. IMPACT OF CHILDHOOD OBESITY AND GROWTH ON MORTALITY
    Aviva Must; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  26. Craniofacial Imaging in the 21st Century
    Sunil 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. ..
  27. SPEECH AND RESPIRATORY AERODYNAMICS IN CLEFT PALATE
    David 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. ..
  28. Fibronectin Fragment-Induced Osteolysis Mediated by MMPs
    Sunil Kapila; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..These studies will provide a fundamental understanding of the basis for bone loss in periodontal disease and other osteolytic diseases. ..
  29. Regulatory Kinases in BMP-mediated hMSC Osteogenesis
    SUNDAY AKINTOYE; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Our long-term goal is to develop clinically improved bone therapies with BMPs and human MSC. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  30. Speech Intelligibility Testing in Children with Repaired Cleft Palate
    David Zajac; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  31. Minimally Invasive Approaches for Craniofacial Surgery
    Maria Troulis; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  32. Obesity and Psychopathology: Longitudinal Study of Youth
    Aviva Must; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  33. Reducing the Disproportionate Burden of Orofacial Injury
    Vivek Shetty; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  34. Utilizing Saliva to Measure Bone Turnover
    Sreenivas 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]..
  35. A Novel Implant-based Approach for Treating Retrognathic Hyperdivergent Patients
    Peter Buschang; Fiscal Year: 2007
    unreadable] DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Individuals with Class II malocclusion and hyperdivergent skeletal dysmorphology (C2HYP) are among the most difficult patients to treat orthodontically...
  36. CRANIOFACIAL SKELETAL TISSUE ENGINEERING CONFERENCE
    Sunil Kapila; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The meeting will be limited to 250 participants who have a background in bioengineering. ..
  37. Longitudinal Study of Fluoride, Diet, Caries & Fluorosis
    Steven 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. ..
  38. Early Assessment of Infants with Cleft Palate Following Surgical Repair
    David Zajac; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..