• The  prevalence of patients with medical condition seeking orthodontic care has increased over the past two decades.
  •   A pilot study performed in 2002 of several orthodontic practices revealed that more than 25% of patients seeking orthodontic therapy had some medical diagnosis that potentially impacted their care.
  •   While the general dentistry literature addresses many of these diagnosis and their medical and dental management, there is a paucity of information in the orthodontic literature as to the impact of these conditions on orthodontic care.
    • Adverse hypersensitivity reactions in orthodontics.
    • Orthodontic management of patient with seizure disorders.
    • Orthodontic considerations in the diabetic patients.
    • Psychiatric issues in the orthodontic patient.
    • Pediatric cancer patient
    • Arthritis
    • Cardiac diseases
    • Bleeding disorders
    • Asthma
    • Adenotonsillar hypertrophy
    • Handicapped child
    • Conclusion
    • References


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