International Journal of Applied Dental Sciences
2020, Vol. 6 Issue 2, Part G
Fixed- functional appliance therapy using flex developer in a skeletal class II patient
AUTHOR(S): Dr. Pooja Katkade, Dr. NG Toshniwal, Dr. Shubhangi Mani, Dr. Nilesh Mote and Dr. Vishal Dhanjani
ABSTRACT:A properly selected functional appliance can achieve optimal results in a Class II patient. A removable functional appliance can advance the mandible, but requires excellent patient compliance. Moreover, it can cause intermittent condylar displacement and consequent glenoid fossa remodeling. In contrast, fixed functional appliances have been shown to produce remarkable changes in the glenoid fossa-condyle complex.
Pages: 433-435 | 369 Views 13 Downloads
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Dr. Pooja Katkade, Dr. NG Toshniwal, Dr. Shubhangi Mani, Dr. Nilesh Mote, Dr. Vishal Dhanjani. Fixed- functional appliance therapy using flex developer in a skeletal class II patient. Int J Appl Dent Sci 2020;6(2):433-435.