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BioMed Research International
Volume 2016, Article ID 7046361, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/7046361
Research Article

Relationship between Frontal Gap and Postoperative Stability in the Treatment of Mandibular Prognathism

1Department of Orthodontics, Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
2Graduate Institute of Dental Sciences, College of Dental Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
3Department of Family Dentistry, Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
4Department of Oral Hygiene, College of Dental Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
5Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan

Received 10 April 2016; Revised 28 August 2016; Accepted 8 September 2016

Academic Editor: Li Wu Zheng

Copyright © 2016 Yu-Chuan Tseng et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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