Orthodontic Functional Appliances: Theory & Practice

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Item#: 9781118670576
Edition 01
Author Fleming & Lee
Cover Hardback
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Comprehensive specialist manual covering the science and practice of functional appliance therapyIntegrates clinical and academic elements with emphasis on evidence-based research and its clinical applicationSuitable for trainee and practicing orthodontistsIncludes more than 600 photographs to enhance clarity of topics coveredFeatures contributions from top clinicians and researchers in the field

Table of Contents
List of contributors  viPreface  vii1. Biological Basis For Functional Appliance Therapy  12. Development of functional appliances  10 3. The role of genetics and environmental factors on the condyle in mandibular growth  21<
/>Prof. Peter A. Mossey and Dr Colin Larmour4. Functional Appliance Therapy: Indications and Case selection  285. Clinical use of the Twin Block Appliance  556. Rigid Fixed Functional Appliances  80<
/>Dr Peter Miles7. Flexible Fixed Functional Appliances  105<
/>Dr Peter Miles8. Transferring from functional to fixed appliances  1149. The use of functional appliances in the correction of Class III malocclusion  134<
/>Andrew DiBiase10. Functional Appliances: A focused review of the clinical evidence  14211. Cases  150Index  000