Cephalometric evaluation of patients treated by maxillary anterior segmental distraction: a preliminary report.

@article{Bengi2007CephalometricEO,
  title={Cephalometric evaluation of patients treated by maxillary anterior segmental distraction: a preliminary report.},
  author={Osman Bengi and Seniz Karaçay and Erol Akin and Kemal Murat Okçu and H{\"u}seyin Olmez and Sila Mermut},
  journal={Journal of cranio-maxillo-facial surgery : official publication of the European Association for Cranio-Maxillo-Facial Surgery},
  year={2007},
  volume={35 6-7},
  pages={302-10}
}
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to evaluate the cephalometric results of distraction osteogenesis in patients with premaxillary deficiency. MATERIAL AND METHODS In this study, an individual tooth-borne distraction device was used for advancement of the maxillary anterior segment. Unilateral or bilateral distraction was performed for 7 patients, according to the specific requirements of the individuals. Cephalometric radiographs were taken before treatment (T0), after distraction (T1), and… CONTINUE READING

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