Comparison of the effects of face mask treatment started simultaneously and after the completion of the alternate rapid maxillary expansion and constriction procedure

Canturk B. H. , Celikoglu M.

ANGLE ORTHODONTIST, vol.85, no.2, pp.284-291, 2015 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 85 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.2319/031114-176.1
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.284-291


Objective: To test the null hypothesis that there were significant differences for skeletal, dentoalveolar, and soft tissue changes induced by face mask (FM) started simultaneously and after an alternate rapid maxillary expansion and constriction (Alt-RAMEC) procedure.