Corticotomy-assisted maxillary protraction with skeletal anchorage and Class III elastics.

@article{Yilmaz2015CorticotomyassistedMP,
  title={Corticotomy-assisted maxillary protraction with skeletal anchorage and Class III elastics.},
  author={Hanife Nuray Yilmaz and Hasan Garip and Tulin Satilmis and Nazan Kucukkeles},
  journal={The Angle orthodontist},
  year={2015},
  volume={85 1},
  pages={
          48-57
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To analyze the treatment effects of corticotomy-assisted maxillary protraction with skeletal anchorage and Class III elastics in patients with Class III malocclusions. MATERIALS AND METHODS The study group consisted of 19 patients with a mean age of 13.12 ± 1.28 years. Initially, patients were monitored for 5 months before treatment to evaluate growth changes. Changes during control, protraction and fixed orthodontic treatment periods were compared with the cephalometric radiographs… CONTINUE READING