Hounsfield Units: A new indicator showing maxillary resistance in rapid maxillary expansion cases?


ACAR Y. B. , Motro M., Erverdi A. N.

ANGLE ORTHODONTIST, cilt.85, sa.1, ss.109-116, 2015 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 85 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Doi Numarası: 10.2319/111013-823.1
  • Dergi Adı: ANGLE ORTHODONTIST
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.109-116

Özet

Objective: To determine if density measurements of several maxillary regions in Hounsfield Units (HU) and outcomes of rapid maxillary expansion (RME) are correlated. Is correlation powerful enough to give us direct information about maxillary resistance to RME?