Two-way analysis of variance: Part 1

Two-way analysis of variance: Part 1 Nikolaos Pandis American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, 2015-12-01, Volume 148, Issue 6, Pages 1078-1079, Copyright © 2015 American Association of Orthodontists In the previous article, I discussed 1-way analysis of variance (ANOVA) when we are interested in comparing the generated forces from […]

Who is entitled to what?

Who is entitled to what? Laurance Jerrold American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, 2015-12-01, Volume 148, Issue 6, Pages 1075-1077, Copyright © 2015 American Association of Orthodontists A reader wrote to me recently, describing a situation and asking for guidance. The situation is common enough to warrant discussion. It […]

Integration of 3-dimensional surgical and orthodontic technologies with orthognathic “surgery-first” approach in the management of unilateral condylar hyperplasia

Integration of 3-dimensional surgical and orthodontic technologies with orthognathic “surgery-first” approach in the management of unilateral condylar hyperplasia Nandakumar Janakiraman , Mark Feinberg , Meenakshi Vishwanath , Yasas Shri Nalaka Jayaratne , Derek M. Steinbacher , Ravindra Nanda and Flavio Uribe American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, 2015-12-01, Volume […]

Class III malocclusion treated with distalization of the mandibular dentition with miniscrew anchorage: A 2-year follow-up

Class III malocclusion treated with distalization of the mandibular dentition with miniscrew anchorage: A 2-year follow-up Kun Chen and Yang Cao American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, 2015-12-01, Volume 148, Issue 6, Pages 1043-1053, Copyright © 2015 American Association of Orthodontists This case report describes the orthodontic camouflage treatment […]

Agreement between adolescents and parents or caregivers in rating adolescents’ quality of life during orthodontic treatment

Agreement between adolescents and parents or caregivers in rating adolescents’ quality of life during orthodontic treatment Lucas Guimarães Abreu , Camilo Aquino Melgaço , Mauro Henrique Nogueira Guimarães Abreu , Elizabeth Maria Bastos Lages and Saul Martins Paiva American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, 2015-12-01, Volume 148, Issue 6, Pages […]

Selecting subjects with high craniofacial shape homogeneity for clinical trials

Selecting subjects with high craniofacial shape homogeneity for clinical trials Evangelos Akli , Lida Marinaki and Demetrios J. Halazonetis American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, 2015-12-01, Volume 148, Issue 6, Pages 1026-1035, Copyright © 2015 Introduction Morphologic homogeneity is desirable in sample selection of clinical studies that evaluate methods […]

Diagnostic performance of skeletal maturity for the assessment of midpalatal suture maturation

Diagnostic performance of skeletal maturity for the assessment of midpalatal suture maturation Fernanda Angelieri , Lorenzo Franchi , Lucia H.S. Cevidanes and James A. McNamara Jr American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, 2015-12-01, Volume 148, Issue 6, Pages 1010-1016, Copyright © 2015 American Association of Orthodontists Introduction The aim […]

Short-term effects of strain produced on a split palatal screw-type hyrax appliance after rapid maxillary expansion: A clinical trial

Short-term effects of strain produced on a split palatal screw-type hyrax appliance after rapid maxillary expansion: A clinical trial Valentin Javier Garcia , Rafael Comesaña , Khaled Kasem , Josep Maria Usrtell-Torrent , Aida Badaoui , Maria Cristina Manzanares-Céspedes and Patricia Carvalho-Lobato American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, 2015-12-01, […]

Retrospective study of 100 autotransplanted teeth with complete root formation and subsequent orthodontic treatment

Retrospective study of 100 autotransplanted teeth with complete root formation and subsequent orthodontic treatment Satoshi Kokai , Zuisei Kanno , Sarina Koike , Shunsuke Uesugi , Yuzo Takahashi , Takashi Ono and Kunimichi Soma American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, 2015-12-01, Volume 148, Issue 6, Pages 982-989, Copyright © […]

Association among pain, masticatory performance, and proinflammatory cytokines in crevicular fluid during orthodontic treatment

Association among pain, masticatory performance, and proinflammatory cytokines in crevicular fluid during orthodontic treatment Gustavo Hauber Gameiro , Christian Schultz , Marcos Porto Trein , Karina Santos Mundstock , Patrícia Weidlich and Jéferson Ferraz Goularte American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, 2015-12-01, Volume 148, Issue 6, Pages 967-973, Copyright […]

Can shielded brackets reduce mucosa alteration and increase comfort perception in orthodontic patients in the first 3 days of treatment? A single-blind randomized controlled trial

Can shielded brackets reduce mucosa alteration and increase comfort perception in orthodontic patients in the first 3 days of treatment? A single-blind randomized controlled trial Lívia Pereira Brocos Pires , Augusto Henrique Alves de Oliveira , Hillionne Ferreira da Silva , Patrícia Teixeira de Oliveira , Patrícia Bittencourt Dutra dos Santos and […]

Biology of biomechanics: Finite element analysis of a statically determinate system to rotate the occlusal plane for correction of a skeletal Class III open-bite malocclusion

Biology of biomechanics: Finite element analysis of a statically determinate system to rotate the occlusal plane for correction of a skeletal Class III open-bite malocclusion W. Eugene Roberts , Rodrigo F. Viecilli , Chris Chang , Thomas R. Katona and Nasser H. Paydar American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, […]

Evolving concepts of heredity and genetics in orthodontics

Evolving concepts of heredity and genetics in orthodontics David S. Carlson American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, 2015-12-01, Volume 148, Issue 6, Pages 922-938, Copyright © 2015 American Association of Orthodontists The field of genetics emerged from the study of heredity early in the 20th century. Since that time, genetics […]