Herbst appliance treatment of Class II, division 2 malocclusions.

@article{Obijou1997HerbstAT,
  title={Herbst appliance treatment of Class II, division 2 malocclusions.},
  author={C Obijou and Hans Pancherz},
  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},
  year={1997},
  volume={112 3},
  pages={287-91}
}
The purpose of this investigation was to analyze quantitatively the sagittal skeletal and dental changes that contribute to occlusal correction in Herbst treatment of 14 Class II, Division 2 malocclusions. Forty Class II, Division 1 Herbst subjects were used for comparison. Lateral head films from before and after Herbst treatment were analyzed, according to the method of Pancherz. The results revealed that all patients were treated to Class I or overcorrected Class I molar and edge-to-edge… CONTINUE READING
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