TITLE

THE IMPORTANCE OF EARLY TREATMENT OF MALOCCLUSION

AUTHOR(S)
HOWE, HORACE L.
PUB. DATE
December 1919
SOURCE
Journal of Dental Research;Dec1919, Vol. 1 Issue 4, p453
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article focuses on early treatment of malocclusion. Bottle-feeding or breast-feeding causes underdevelopment of the jaws which leads to malocclusion of the teeth. Altering defects in dental development should be completed at age twelve before permanent teeth are present. Topics include appliances and techniques used to treat malocclusion.
ACCESSION #
36494027

 

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