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Headgear

Overview page. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

(καλύπτρα). Until the 11th C. a headcovering was not a usual part of either official or ecclesiastical costume, with the exception of the monastic hood, or koukoullion, and the traditional...

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headgear

in Visual English Dictionary

January 2004; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 56 words.

men's headgear women's headgear unisex headgear

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headgear

Overview page. Subjects: Dentistry.

An extra-oral component of an orthodontic appliance which encircles the head and provides anchorage for an intra-oral appliance. It usually consists of a facebow, headcap, or neckstrap, and...

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Headgear

Overview page. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

(καλύπτρα). Until the 11th C. a headcovering was not a usual part of either official or ecclesiastical costume, with the exception of the monastic hood, or koukoullion, and the traditional...

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headgear

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 111 words.

Gambia, Zambia • Arabia, labia, Swabia • Libya, Namibia, tibia • euphorbia • agoraphobia, claustrophobia,

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headgear

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 111 words.

Gambia, Zambia • Arabia, labia, Swabia • Libya, Namibia, tibia • euphorbia • agoraphobia, claustrophobia,

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Headgear

Nancy Patterson Ševčenko.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium

January 1991; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 370 words.

(καλύπτρα). Until the 11th C. a headcovering was not a usual part of either official or ecclesiastical costume, with the

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Plants as metaphorical headgear in English

Carole P. Biggam.

in Mapping English Metaphor Through Time

August 2016; p ublished online September 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Semantics; Lexicography. 8914 words.

This chapter is concerned with the earliest recorded English plant-names which include headgear metaphors. The plant-names discussed include the words crown, hat, and cap, and they are...

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Fuzzy modelling for selecting headgear types

M. Okan Akçam and Kenji Takada.

in The European Journal of Orthodontics

February 2002; p ublished online February 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Restorative Dentistry and Orthodontics. 0 words.

The purpose of this study was to develop a computer‐assisted inference model for selecting appropriate types of headgear appliance for orthodontic patients and to investigate its clinical...

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Stepwise advancement versus maximum jumping with headgear activator

Mang Chek Wey, Margareta Bendeus, Li Peng, Urban Hägg, A. Bakr M. Rabie and Wayne Robinson.

in The European Journal of Orthodontics

June 2007; p ublished online June 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Restorative Dentistry and Orthodontics. 5045 words.

The aim of this study was to compare the effects of stepwise mandibular advancement versus maximum jumping and extended treatment versus early retention. The material was obtained...

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headgear <i>n.</i>

Edited by Robert Ireland.

in A Dictionary of Dentistry

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Dentistry. 95 words.

An extra-oral component of an *orthodontic appliance which encircles the head and provides *anchorage for an intra-oral appliance.

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The role of the headgear timer in extraoral co-operation

Cenk Doruk, Ugur Agar and Hasan Babacan.

in European Journal of Orthodontics

June 2004; p ublished online June 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Restorative Dentistry and Orthodontics. 0 words.

The aim of this research was to study headgear co-operation using an objective measuring instrument, the Compliance Science System (CSS). Forty-six patients were included in the...

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The role of psycho-social factors in headgear compliance

Uğur Ağar, Cenk Doruk, A. Altuğ Biçakçi and Nagehan Büküşoğlu.

in The European Journal of Orthodontics

June 2005; p ublished online June 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Restorative Dentistry and Orthodontics. 0 words.

The aim of this study was to identify the role of psycho-social factors in headgear compliance. Fifty-one patients, with an Angle Class II division 1 malocclusion comprised the study...

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Effect of cervical headgear wear on dynamic measurement of head position

Serdar Usumez, Metin Orhan and Tancan Uysal.

in The European Journal of Orthodontics

October 2005; p ublished online August 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Restorative Dentistry and Orthodontics. 3972 words.

The aim of this study was to identify the effect of cervical headgear (CHG) wear on dynamic measurement of head posture during walking.

Six male and 10 female patients (mean age,...

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The effect of headgear on upper third molars: a retrospective longitudinal study

Annelie Miclotte, Bieke Grommen, Steven Lauwereins, Maria Cadenas de Llano-Pérula, Ali Alqerban, Anna Verdonck, Steffen Fieuws, Reinhilde Jacobs and Guy Willems.

in European Journal of Orthodontics

August 2017; p ublished online February 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Restorative Dentistry and Orthodontics. 5204 words.

Summary

Objectives

To investigate the effects of orthodontic non-extraction treatment with or without headgear on...

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Effects of activator and activator headgear treatment: comparison with untreated Class II subjects

Hakan Türkkahraman and M. Özgür Sayın.

in The European Journal of Orthodontics

February 2006; p ublished online August 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Restorative Dentistry and Orthodontics. 4531 words.

The aims of this study were to determine whether the activator and activator headgear encourage mandibular growth, and whether there is any superiority of one appliance over the other or if...

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Long-term stability of dentoalveolar and skeletal changes after activator–headgear treatment

Magnhild Lerstøl, Øystein Torget and Vaska Vandevska-Radunovic.

in The European Journal of Orthodontics

February 2010; p ublished online May 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Restorative Dentistry and Orthodontics. 4254 words.

The aim of this study was to analyze the long-term stability of combined activator–headgear treatment on skeletal and dental structures in Class II patients. The material comprised 26...

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Conscious hypnosis as a method for patient motivation in cervical headgear wear—a pilot study

Göksu Trakyali, Korkmaz Sayınsu, Ali Eşref Müezzinoğlu and Tülin Arun.

in The European Journal of Orthodontics

April 2008; p ublished online February 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Restorative Dentistry and Orthodontics. 3379 words.

The aim of the present study was to assess the efficiency of conscious hypnosis on patient cooperation. The subjects were 30 patients (14 females and 16 males) with a skeletal Class II...

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The effects of cervical headgear with an expanded inner bow in the permanent dentition

Selin Kale Varlık and Hakan N. İşcan.

in The European Journal of Orthodontics

August 2008; p ublished online August 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Restorative Dentistry and Orthodontics. 3653 words.

In this study, the effects of cervical headgear (CHG) use on the transverse dimension of the maxillary dental arch were evaluated in patients in the permanent dentition. Thirteen girls and...

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Long‐term follow‐up of early treatment with reverse headgear

Urban Hägg, Agnes Tse, Margareta Bendeus and A. Bakr M. Rabie.

in The European Journal of Orthodontics

February 2003; p ublished online February 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Restorative Dentistry and Orthodontics. 0 words.

The purpose of this study was to investigate the long‐term outcome of treatment with reverse headgear in young individuals with a reverse overjet and a skeletal Class III malocclusion due...

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Long-term changes in pharyngeal airway dimensions following activator-headgear and fixed appliance treatment

Michael P. Hänggi, Ullrich M. Teuscher, Malgorzata Roos and Timo A. Peltomäki.

in The European Journal of Orthodontics

December 2008; p ublished online October 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Restorative Dentistry and Orthodontics. 5091 words.

The aim of this study was to evaluate changes in the pharyngeal airway in growing children and adolescents and to compare these with a group of children who received activator-headgear...

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