The Role of Lip Thickness in Upper Lip Response to Orthodontic Movement of Incisors

Alkadhi, Ruba.
2017

Abstract: Aim: The aim of this retrospective study was to investigate the association between upper lip thickness and the amount of upper lip repositioning upon retraction of maxillary incisors. We also intended to explore the possible creation of a method for prediction of profile changes in orthodontic patients treated with premolar extractions based on their initial upper lip thickness. Hypothe... read more

Subjects
Tufts University. School of Dental Medicine.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/012465
ID: tufts:22377
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