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Journal of Orofacial Orthopedics / Fortschritte der Kieferorthopädie

Official Journal of the German Orthodontic Society / Offizielle Zeitschrift der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Kieferorthopädie

Journal of Orofacial Orthopedics / Fortschritte der Kieferorthopädie OnlineFirst articles

21.07.2017 | Original Article

Precision of guided scanning procedures for full-arch digital impressions in vivo

Taking digital impressions with intraoral scanning systems is a rapidly advancing technology allowing the direct three-dimensional rendering of the dental arch [ 1 , 2 ]. Compared to conventional impression techniques, digital impressions may be …

30.06.2017 | Original Article

Craniofacial features affecting mandibular asymmetries in skeletal Class II patients

Based on several examined cases, Angle [ 3 ] estimated that Class II malocclusions would have a prevalence of approximately 26% in the population. Since then, epidemiological studies of different populations and ethnic groups have been performed …

28.06.2017 | Original Paper

Incidence and severity of gingival invaginations associated with early versus late initiation of orthodontic space closure after tooth extraction

A multicenter pilot and randomized controlled trial

Gingival invagination is a commonly observed phenomenon during orthodontic space closure after tooth extraction. An example is shown in Fig. 1 . Invaginated extraction sites manifest themselves as a local infolding of the gingiva. Possible sequelae …

28.06.2017 | Original Article

Effect of orthognathic surgery on profile esthetics in Class II:1 malocclusions

Severe Class II malocclusions in adult patients often require a combined orthodontic/orthognathic treatment approach [ 25 , 27 , 35 ]. The self-perception of esthetic impairment by patients is a major factor involved in the decision to undergo such …

28.06.2017 | Original Article

Effects of combined orthodontic-orthognathic treatment for class II and III correction on posterior airway space

Comparison of mono- and bignathic osteotomies

The severity of malocclusions can preclude adequate treatment through orthodontic treatment alone and hence require combined orthodontic–orthognathic surgical treatment. Regardless of whether the patient is affected of skeletal Class II or Class …

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Die Zeitschrift „Journal of Orofacial Orthopedics / Fortschritte der Kieferorthopädie“ informiert kompetent und aktuell Kieferorthopäden und kieferorthopädisch arbeitende Zahnärzte in Klinik und Praxis über Ergebnisse der experimentellen und klinischen Forschung des Fachgebiets. Alle Beiträge durchlaufen ein Peer-Review und erscheinen ausschließlich auf Englisch mit einem zusätzlichen deutschen Abstract.

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