Psychosomatic problems related to orthodontic treatment are a special group of oral psychosomatic disorders. The most frequent complaints are related to aesthetics and occlusion. Most of the patients are children, adolescence or young adults, with special emotional problems. Authors reviewed the most important knowledge related to this specific field, but some general aspects of oral psychosomatics are also discussed.
|Translated title of the contribution||Psychology and psychosomatics of the orthodontic treatment|
|Number of pages||6|
|Publication status||Published - Jun 2005|
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