Craniofacial morphology in Chinese and Swedish children with Angle Class I and Class II occlusal relations.

@article{Zeng1998CraniofacialMI,
  title={Craniofacial morphology in Chinese and Swedish children with Angle Class I and Class II occlusal relations.},
  author={Xiang-hui Zeng and C M Forsberg and Sten Linder-Aronson},
  journal={Australian orthodontic journal},
  year={1998},
  volume={15 3},
  pages={168-76}
}
The purpose of this study was to compare the craniofacial morphology of a group of Chinese children from northern China with a group of Swedish children. Each ethnic group comprised 20 boys and 20 girls with Class I occlusion, and 20 boys and 20 girls with Class II occlusion. The ages of the children ranged from eight to ten years. Lateral cephalometric radiographs were used for the recording of a number of skeletal, dental, nasopharyngeal airway, and hyoid bone variables. The results of the… CONTINUE READING