Morphologic evaluation of dentoalveolar structures of mandibular anterior teeth during augmented corticotomy-assisted decompensation.

@article{Ahn2016MorphologicEO,
  title={Morphologic evaluation of dentoalveolar structures of mandibular anterior teeth during augmented corticotomy-assisted decompensation.},
  author={Hyo-Won Ahn and Dong-Hwi Seo and Seonghun Kim and Y Park and K M Chung and Gerald Nelson},
  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={2016},
  volume={150 4},
  pages={659-669}
}
INTRODUCTION Our aim in this study was to evaluate the effect of augmented corticotomy on the decompensation pattern of mandibular anterior teeth, alveolar bone, and surrounding periodontal tissues during presurgical orthodontic treatment. METHODS Thirty skeletal Class III adult patients were divided into 2 groups according to the application of augmented… CONTINUE READING