Handbook of Orthodontics

Handbook of Orthodontics

By Martyn T. Cobourne, BDS(Hons), FDSRCS(Eng), FDSRCS(Edin), MSc, MOrth RCS(Eng), FDSOrth RCS, PhD, Reader and Honorary Consultant, Department of Orthodontics and Craniofacial Development, King?s College London Dental Institute, London, UK and Andrew T. DiBiase, BDS(Hons), FDSRCS(Eng), MSc, MOrth RCS(Eng), FDSOrth RCS, Consultant, Department of Orthodontics, East Kent Hospitals NHS Trust, Kent, UK


1 Occlusion and malocclusion
2 Prenatal development of the craniofacial region
3 Postnatal growth of the craniofacial region
4 Development of the dentition
5 Orthodontic tooth movement
6 The orthodontic patient: examination and diagnosis
7 The orthodontic patient: treatment planning
8 Contemporary removable appliances
9 Contemporary fixed appliances
10 Management of the developing dentition
11 Management of the permanent dentition
12 Adult orthodontics
13 Cleft lip and palate, and syndromes affecting the craniofacial region