Skeletal Anchorage in Orthodontics – Basics and Clinical Application


This review article describes the basics and clinical applications of skeletal anchorage in orthodontics, namely: areas of indication, anchorage devices, insertion areas, indications, potential complications, and their use in growing patients. The areas for skeletal anchorage include orthodontic-prosthetic anchorage, orthodontic anchorage, and skeletal… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00056-007-0725-y


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@article{Wehrbein2007SkeletalAI, title={Skeletal Anchorage in Orthodontics – Basics and Clinical Application}, author={Univ.- Prof. Dr. med. Dr. med. dent. Heiner Wehrbein and Peter Goellner}, journal={Journal of Orofacial Orthopedics / Fortschritte der Kieferorthop{\"a}die}, year={2007}, volume={68}, pages={443-461} }