AUSTRALIAN ORTHODONTIC JOURNAL, vol.27, no.1, pp.10-16, 2011 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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Background: Headgears are effective in distalising maxillary molars, but success depends on patient compliance and tolerance. Intra-oral distalising appliances are simple to construct and use and may be a better alternative for patients who are non-compliant or cannot tolerate headgear.