Prediction of early palatal growth and development in children with cleft lip and palate.

@article{Kramer1996PredictionOE,
  title={Prediction of early palatal growth and development in children with cleft lip and palate.},
  author={Gem J. C. Kramer and Jan B. Hoeksma and Birte Prahl-Andersen},
  journal={The Cleft palate-craniofacial journal : official publication of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association},
  year={1996},
  volume={33 2},
  pages={
          112-7
        }
}
With the use of multilevel modeling of longitudinal data, the relationship between the developmental status of the palate at 4 years of age and early palatal growth and development from birth to 1.5 years of age was studied. A model to predict palatal depths and widths at 4 years of age was developed and tested. The sample consisted of 130 children with cleft lip and/or palate. They were divided into three groups according to surgical treatment; (1) no palatal surgery, (2) soft palatal surgery… CONTINUE READING

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