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Three-dimensional computed tomography analysis of airway volume changes after rapid maxillary expansion.
INTRODUCTION In this retrospective study with 3-dimensional computed tomography, we evaluated airway volume, soft-palate area, and soft-tissue thickness changes before and after rapid maxillaryExpand
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Three dimensional evaluation of upper airway volume in children with different dental and skeletal malocclusions
Objective: The objectives of this retrospective study using cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) were to determine if there are differences in the volume of various upper airway segments and the mostExpand
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Reliability of linear and angular dental measurements with the OrthoMechanics Sequential Analyzer.
INTRODUCTION The aim of this study was to evaluate the reliability of newly developed software in the assessment of orthodontic tooth movement 3 dimensionally. METHODS The sample consisted ofExpand
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Root resorptions associated with canine retraction treatment
Introduction The hypothesis of this study was that multiple factors are dominant in causing external apical root resorption (EARR). The objective of this investigation was to better understand theExpand
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3D superimposition of dental casts based on coloured landmark detection using combined computer vision and 3D computer graphics techniques
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We evaluate the validity and reliability of three-dimensional (3D) landmark-based palatal superimposition of digital dental models using the customized software Ortho Mechanics Sequential Analyzer (OMSA) revised by the addition of a computer vision algorithm. Expand
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A comparison of conventional and digital radiographic methods and cephalometric analysis software: I. hard tissue
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This study compared the reliability and dispersion of 10 angular and 5 linear cephalometric parameters (primarily hard tissue) of conventional images, scanned conventional images and storage phosphor images (DenOptix) measured by using manual tracings and 3 software programs (Dolphin Imaging v. 6.7, Vistadent v. 7.33, and DenOptix). Expand
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Retrospective CBCT analysis of airway volume changes after bone-borne vs tooth-borne rapid maxillary expansion.
OBJECTIVES To compare changes in upper airway volume after maxillary expansion with bone- and tooth-borne appliances in adolescents and to evaluate the dentoskeletal effects of each expansionExpand
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Investigating the role of pain‐modulating pathway genes in musculoskeletal pain
The aim of this study was to determine if genetic variation in the pain‐modulating gene DREAM and its pathway genes influence susceptibility to reporting musculoskeletal pain in the population.
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Effect of a computer-generated telephone reminder system on appointment attendance
This was a prospective, longitudinal, randomized study designed to determine the effects of a computer-generated telephone reminder system, HouseCalls™, on the appointment attendance of patientsExpand
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