The Influence of Abnormalities in the Profile and Overjet on Psychological Well-Being


KAYGISIZ E., Haciomeroglu A. B. , Yuksel S., Mumin M., TORTOP T.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF ORTHODONTICS, vol.34, no.1, pp.54-60, 2021 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 34 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/turkjorthod.2021.20038
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF ORTHODONTICS
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.54-60
  • Keywords: Esthetics, index of orthodontic treatment need, orthodontics, psychology, QUALITY-OF-LIFE, ORTHODONTIC PATIENTS, DENTAL APPEARANCE, AESTHETIC IMPACT, SELF-CONCEPT, MALOCCLUSION, SEVERITY, DEPRESSION, PERCEPTION, INVENTORY

Abstract

Objective: This study aimed to comparatively evaluate the psychological well-being and health-related quality of life of subjects having either a convex or concave profile and abnormal overjet, with subjects having a straight profile and normal overjet.