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IP Indian Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Research

Methods of cephalometric superimposition - A review

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Author Details : Sara Asif, Mohammad Tariq

Volume : 2, Issue : 4, Year : 2016

Article Page : 145-148

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In 1931, Broadbent(7,8) and Hofrath(12) introduced the technique of radiographic cephalometry. Since then, clinicians and researchers have adopted and routinely used this valuable tool on orthodontic patients in order to analyse underlying dentofacial relationships. Cephalometrics Superimposition is used to gain a better understanding of the facial changes that accompany growth and/or orthodontic treatment.

Cephalometrics, Superimposition

How to cite : Asif S, Tariq M, Methods of cephalometric superimposition - A review. IP Indian J Orthod Dentofacial Res 2016;2(4):145-148

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