Cephalometric Changes in the Treatment of Class III Using the Fränkel Appliance*

  title={Cephalometric Changes in the Treatment of Class III Using the Fr{\"a}nkel Appliance*},
  author={Dr. sc. Friedrich Falck and Kristina Zimmermann-Menzel},
  journal={Journal of Orofacial Orthopedics / Fortschritte der Kieferorthop{\"a}die},
In this retrospective clinical study, we aimed to evaluate skeletal changes following treatment of Class III malocclusion by means of the Function Regulator (FR-3) appliance. The group of patients we treated with the FR-3 exclusively consisted of 56 subjects (20 boys and 36 girls). Fifteen subjects (7 boys and 8 girls) of approximately the same age and presenting almost identical characteristics of a Class III malocclusion of skeletal etiology served as a control group (between the ages of 7… CONTINUE READING
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