Complications related to surgically assisted rapid palatal expansion.


OBJECTIVE The goals of this retrospective clinical study were to identify surgically assisted rapid palatal expansion (SARPE) complications and assess their incidence, with the aim of informing surgeons and orthodontists of the risks of this widely used procedure before they recommend it to patients. STUDY DESIGN Between June 2008 and July 2010, 60… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.oooo.2015.01.008