Orthodontic treatment need in Asian adult males.

  title={Orthodontic treatment need in Asian adult males.},
  author={Jen Soh and Andrew Sandham},
  journal={The Angle orthodontist},
  volume={74 6},
Orthodontic treatment in adults has gained social and professional acceptance in recent years. An assessment of orthodontic treatment need helps to identify individuals who will benefit from treatment and safeguard their interest. The purpose of this study was to assess the objective and subjective levels of orthodontic treatment need in a sample of orthodontically untreated adult Asian males. A sample of male army recruits (n = 339, age 17-22 years, Chinese = 258, Malay = 60, Indian = 21) with… CONTINUE READING