Fifteen-year reproducibility of natural head posture: A longitudinal study.

  title={Fifteen-year reproducibility of natural head posture: A longitudinal study.},
  author={L Peng and Michael S Cooke},
  journal={American journal of orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics : official publication of the American Association of Orthodontists, its constituent societies, and the American Board of Orthodontics},
  volume={116 1},
Natural head posture continues to be widely used as the logical reference position for the evaluation of craniofacial morphology. The basic underlying premise is that the long-term clinical reproducibility (variability) of natural head posture is significantly less than the variability of conventional reference planes with respect to the vertical. This study reports the 15-year longitudinal reproducibility of natural head posture. Twenty Chinese adults in Hong Kong, who had initial natural head… CONTINUE READING

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