Evaluation of the Dental Health Component, of the Index of Orthodontic Treatment Need, by Swedish orthodontists.

The aim of the present study was to evaluate if orthodontists in Sweden agree with the grading in the Dental Health Component (DHC) of the Index of Orthodontic Treatment Need, to analyze if certain malocclusions are graded differently, and to determine if there are any background factors among Swedish orthodontists that could be related to their judgements… (More)