Differences in functional variables, fillings, and tooth wear in two groups of 19-year-old individuals.


Fifty-one individuals (28 girls and 23 boys) who had received orthodontic treatment were compared with 47 subjects (19 girls and 28 boys) without such treatment as to maximal mandibular mobility, chewing muscle tenderness, morphologic occlusion, occlusal/incisal state, and degree of tooth wear. All were 19 years old. There were no statistically significant… (More)