Three-dimensional analysis of the pharyngeal airway morphology in growing Japanese girls with and without cleft lip and palate

Apr 8, 2017 by in Orthodontics Comments Off on Three-dimensional analysis of the pharyngeal airway morphology in growing Japanese girls with and without cleft lip and palate

Introduction We evaluated the 3-dimensional craniofacial skeletal and pharyngeal airway morphology in growing patients with and without cleft lip and palate. Methods Our juvenile subjects consisted of 34 girls (ages,…

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Severity of alveolar cleft before palatoplasty affects vertical maxillofacial growth in 6-year-old patients with complete unilateral cleft lip and palate

Apr 8, 2017 by in Orthodontics Comments Off on Severity of alveolar cleft before palatoplasty affects vertical maxillofacial growth in 6-year-old patients with complete unilateral cleft lip and palate

Introduction In this study, we investigated the association between the severity of alveolar clefts in infants and the succeeding maxillofacial growth in patients affected by complete unilateral cleft lip and…

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Mandibular widening in hemifacial microsomia: A roentgen stereometric study of 11 patients with the aid of metallic implants

Apr 8, 2017 by in Orthodontics Comments Off on Mandibular widening in hemifacial microsomia: A roentgen stereometric study of 11 patients with the aid of metallic implants

Introduction Our objective was to study mandibular widening in untreated subjects with hemifacial microsomia. Methods From the 3-dimensional files at the Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Skane University Hospital…

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Craniofacial team management in Apert syndrome

Apr 8, 2017 by in Orthodontics Comments Off on Craniofacial team management in Apert syndrome

Introduction Apert syndrome is one of the rarest of the craniosynostosis syndromes. Affected persons have extensive structural and functional impairments, some of which can be life threatening. Management requires team…

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Residents’ journal review

Apr 8, 2017 by in Orthodontics Comments Off on Residents’ journal review

Growth pattern tendency according to cleft type Seo YJ, Park JW, Kim YH, Baek SH. Initial growth pattern of children with cleft before alveolar bone graft stage according to cleft…

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When is enough enough?

Apr 8, 2017 by in Orthodontics Comments Off on When is enough enough?

Charles is one of your favorite patients, and your friendship with him has been a long one. He is an interactive young man, and, unlike some patients with unilateral cleft…

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The craniofacial team

Apr 8, 2017 by in Orthodontics Comments Off on The craniofacial team

Each year we publish a supplemental issue of the American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics . There are 2 purposes of this extra issue. The first is to allow…

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