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Orthodontic Treatment in Patients with Malocclusion: Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines

Last updated: June 12, 2017
Project Number: RA0910-000
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Devices and Systems
Report Type: Reference List
Result type: Report

Question

  1. What is the clinical effectiveness of orthodontic treatment in adult patients withmalocclusion?
  2. What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding the use of orthodontic treatment inadult patients with malocclusion?

Key Message

Two randomized controlled trials and three non-randomized studies were identified regarding the clinical effectiveness of orthodontic treatment in adult patients with malocclusion.