Intraoral photographs for rating dental arch relationships in unilateral cleft lip and palate.

@article{Liao2009IntraoralPF,
  title={Intraoral photographs for rating dental arch relationships in unilateral cleft lip and palate.},
  author={Yu Fang Liao and Chiung-Shing Huang and I K Lin},
  journal={The Cleft palate-craniofacial journal : official publication of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association},
  year={2009},
  volume={46 4},
  pages={415-9}
}
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE The Goslon Yardstick is one of the most commonly used methods to assess dental arch relationships of patients with unilateral cleft lip and palate. This system was originally applied to dental casts. For reasons of economy and convenience, we aimed to determine whether intraoral photographs could substitute for dental casts for rating dental arch relationships. METHODS Records of 58 patients with nonsyndromic complete unilateral cleft lip and palate from the Chang Gung… CONTINUE READING