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Volume 2015, Article ID 986597, 7 pages
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Effective and Efficient Herbst Appliance Therapy for Skeletal Class II Malocclusion Patient with a Low Degree of Collaboration with the Orthodontic Treatment

1Graduate Program in Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, Pontifical Catholic University of Minas Gerais, 30535-610 Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
2School of Dentistry, Pontifical Catholic University of Minas Gerais, 30535-610 Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil

Received 19 October 2014; Accepted 6 January 2015

Academic Editor: Carla Evans

Copyright © 2015 Bernardo Quiroga Souki 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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