Effects of a magnetic appliance in functional Class III patients.

@article{Tuncer2005EffectsOA,
  title={Effects of a magnetic appliance in functional Class III patients.},
  author={Cumhur Tuncer and Oktay Uner},
  journal={The Angle orthodontist},
  year={2005},
  volume={75 5},
  pages={768-77}
}
The aim of this study was to determine the effects of a magnetic appliance in functional Class III patients. Standardized lateral head cephalograms and hand-wrist films of 10 subjects (mean age nine years seven months) were taken. These records were repeated after a period of one year, and the serial films were compared to determine the direction of facial growth as the control group. After this observation period, the magnetic appliance was placed in the 10 patients for approximately 9.4… CONTINUE READING