Nonsurgical rapid maxillary expansion effects on craniofacial structures in young adult females - A bone scintigraphy study

Baydas B., Yavuz I., Uslu H., Dagsuyu I. M., Ceylan I.

ANGLE ORTHODONTIST, vol.76, no.5, pp.759-767, 2006 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 76 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.2319/081005-275
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.759-767
  • Keywords: nonsurgical, rapid maxillary expansion, bone scintigraphy, young adult, PALATAL EXPANSION, MIDPALATAL SUTURE, TEMPOROMANDIBULAR-JOINTS, MOVEMENT, SKELETAL
  • Ataturk University Affiliated: Yes


Objective: To evaluate the skeletal effects of nonsurgical rapid maxillary expansion (RME) on craniofacial structures with bone scintigraphy in young adult female subjects.