A retrospective analysis of the failure rate of three different orthodontic skeletal anchorage systems.

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OBJECTIVES The aim of this retrospective study was to assess systematically the case distribution among three types of mini-implants and to evaluate the clinical factors that influence the failure rates of mini-implants used as an orthodontic anchorage. MATERIAL AND METHODS Data for 359 mini-implants (miniplates, miniscrews, and microscrews) in 129… (More)

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@article{Chen2007ARA, title={A retrospective analysis of the failure rate of three different orthodontic skeletal anchorage systems.}, author={Yi-Jane Chen and Hao-Hueng Chang and Chi-Yin Huang and Hsin-Chia Hung and Eddie Hsiang-Hua Lai and C J Yao}, journal={Clinical oral implants research}, year={2007}, volume={18 6}, pages={768-75} }