Comparison of transverse changes during maxillary expansion with 4-point bone-borne and tooth-borne maxillary expanders.

@article{Mosleh2015ComparisonOT,
  title={Comparison of transverse changes during maxillary expansion with 4-point bone-borne and tooth-borne maxillary expanders.},
  author={Mennatallah Ihab Mosleh and Mohamed Amgad Kaddah and Fatma Abdou Abd ElSayed and Hend Salah ElSayed},
  journal={American journal of orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics : official publication of the American Association of Orthodontists, its constituent societies, and the American Board of Orthodontics},
  year={2015},
  volume={148 4},
  pages={599-607}
}
INTRODUCTION The purposes of this study were to evaluate and compare the dentoskeletal changes concurrent with 4-point bone-borne and tooth-borne rapid maxillary expanders in growing children. METHODS The study was conducted with 20 growing girls (ages, 12 ± 0.6 years) with posterior crossbite. They were divided into 2 equal groups; patients in one group… CONTINUE READING