"Mandibular Advancement" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Moving a retruded mandible forward to a normal position. It is commonly performed for malocclusion and retrognathia. (From Jablonski's Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992)
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Mandibular Advancement" by people in Profiles.
Greco PM. Tell it like it is. Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop. 2016 Oct; 150(4):563.
Qaseem A, Holty JE, Owens DK, Dallas P, Starkey M, Shekelle P. Management of obstructive sleep apnea in adults: A clinical practice guideline from the American College of Physicians. Ann Intern Med. 2013 Oct 01; 159(7):471-83.