Reliability of the integrated radiograph-photograph method to obtain natural head position in cephalometric diagnosis.

OBJECTIVE To introduce a simple and reliable method to reorient lateral radiographs to the natural head position (NHP) according to standardized photographs made at NHP. MATERIAL AND METHODS The study has two parts. In the first part, 45 patients were randomly selected from a patient cohort. Photographs (at NHP) and cephalograms from each patient were… CONTINUE READING