The cost of care vs the standard of care

The cost of care vs the standard of care Laurance Jerrold American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, 2013-12-01, Volume 144, Issue 6, Pages 923-926, Copyright © 2013 American Association of Orthodontists “This Court is of the opinion that, as a matter of law, a medical standard of care cannot […]

Diagnostic accuracy of impression-free digital models

Diagnostic accuracy of impression-free digital models Sercan Akyalcin , Benjamin E. Cozad , Jeryl D. English , Clark D. Colville and Stephen Laman American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, 2013-12-01, Volume 144, Issue 6, Pages 916-922, Copyright © 2013 American Association of Orthodontists Introduction Impression-free techniques might eliminate the […]

Orthodontic treatment considerations for a patient with erythropoietic protoporphyria

Orthodontic treatment considerations for a patient with erythropoietic protoporphyria Richard G. Standerwick , Edwin H.K. Yen and Benjamin Pliska American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, 2013-12-01, Volume 144, Issue 6, Pages 899-908, Copyright © 2013 American Association of Orthodontists Erythropoietic protoporphyria (EPP) is an inherited blood disorder in which […]

Orthodontic treatment of a patient with Duchenne muscular dystrophy and macroglossia: How informed consent was critical to success

Orthodontic treatment of a patient with Duchenne muscular dystrophy and macroglossia: How informed consent was critical to success James R. Miller American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, 2013-12-01, Volume 144, Issue 6, Pages 890-898, Copyright © 2013 American Association of Orthodontists This article describes the complex orthodontic treatment of […]

Sequential piezocision: A novel approach to accelerated orthodontic treatment

Sequential piezocision: A novel approach to accelerated orthodontic treatment Elif I. Keser and Serge Dibart American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, 2013-12-01, Volume 144, Issue 6, Pages 879-889, Copyright © 2013 American Association of Orthodontists Piezocision-assisted orthodontic treatment is an innovative, minimally invasive surgical technique designed to help achieve […]

Bullying among Jordanian schoolchildren, its effects on school performance, and the contribution of general physical and dentofacial features

Bullying among Jordanian schoolchildren, its effects on school performance, and the contribution of general physical and dentofacial features Zaid B. Al-Bitar , Iyad K. Al-Omari , Hawazen N. Sonbol , Hazem T. Al-Ahmad and Susan J. Cunningham American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, 2013-12-01, Volume 144, Issue 6, Pages […]

Craniofacial and upper airway morphology in pediatric sleep-disordered breathing and changes in quality of life with rapid maxillary expansion

Craniofacial and upper airway morphology in pediatric sleep-disordered breathing and changes in quality of life with rapid maxillary expansion Vandana Katyal , Yvonne Pamula , Cathal N. Daynes , James Martin , Craig W. Dreyer , Declan Kennedy and Wayne J. Sampson American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, 2013-12-01, […]

Cone-beam computed tomography evaluation of alveolar ridge width and height changes after orthodontic space opening in patients with congenitally missing maxillary lateral incisors

Cone-beam computed tomography evaluation of alveolar ridge width and height changes after orthodontic space opening in patients with congenitally missing maxillary lateral incisors Flavio Uribe , Soumya Padala , Veerasathpurush Allareddy and Ravindra Nanda American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, 2013-12-01, Volume 144, Issue 6, Pages 848-859, Copyright © […]

Evaluating the agreement of skeletal age assessment based on hand-wrist and cervical vertebrae radiography

Evaluating the agreement of skeletal age assessment based on hand-wrist and cervical vertebrae radiography Philipp Beit , Timo Peltomäki , Marc Schätzle , Luca Signorelli and Raphael Patcas American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, 2013-12-01, Volume 144, Issue 6, Pages 838-847, Copyright © 2013 American Association of Orthodontists Introduction […]

Comparison of 3-dimensional dental models from different sources: Diagnostic accuracy and surface registration analysis

Comparison of 3-dimensional dental models from different sources: Diagnostic accuracy and surface registration analysis Sercan Akyalcin , David J. Dyer , Jeryl D. English and Cagla Sar American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, 2013-12-01, Volume 144, Issue 6, Pages 831-837, Copyright © 2013 American Association of Orthodontists Introduction The […]

Assessment of phantom dosimetry and image quality of i-CAT FLX cone-beam computed tomography

Assessment of phantom dosimetry and image quality of i-CAT FLX cone-beam computed tomography John B. Ludlow and Cameron Walker American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, 2013-12-01, Volume 144, Issue 6, Pages 802-817, Copyright © 2013 American Association of Orthodontists Introduction The increasing use of cone-beam computed tomography in orthodontics […]

Photographic and videographic assessment of the smile: Objective and subjective evaluations of posed and spontaneous smiles

Photographic and videographic assessment of the smile: Objective and subjective evaluations of posed and spontaneous smiles Joan F. Walder , Katherine Freeman , Mitchell J. Lipp , Olivier F. Nicolay and George J. Cisneros American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, 2013-12-01, Volume 144, Issue 6, Pages 793-801, Copyright © 2013 American […]

Residents’ journal review

Residents’ journal review Peter Ngan , Tim Tremont and Dan Grauer American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, 2013-12-01, Volume 144, Issue 6, Pages 790-792, Copyright © 2013 American Association of Orthodontists Dentoalveolar characteristics of adolescents born prematurely Rythén M, Thilander B, Robertson A. Dento-alveolar characteristics in adolescents born extremely […]

Let the truth be known

Let the truth be known Peter M. Greco American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, 2013-12-01, Volume 144, Issue 6, Pages 788-789, Copyright © 2013 American Association of Orthodontists You enjoy teaching 1 day a week in the orthodontic residency program at your local university. At a clinic session that […]

Authors’ response

Authors’ response Jaime De Jesús-Viñas , John P. Hatch and Maria T. O’Reilly American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, 2013-12-01, Volume 144, Issue 6, Pages 786-787, Copyright © 2013 American Association of Orthodontists We want to thank you for your interest in our recent article dealing with the effectiveness […]

Sealants and demineralization

Sealants and demineralization Matheus Melo Pithon American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, 2013-12-01, Volume 144, Issue 6, Pages 786-786, Copyright © 2013 American Association of Orthodontists Recently, I read an article entitled “Effectiveness of a sealant compared with no sealant in preventing enamel demineralization in patients with fixed orthodontic […]