13. Quality of Outcome

  1. Greg J. Huang DMD, MSD, MPH,
  2. Stephen Richmond BDS, DOrth RCS, MScD, FDSRCS, PhD, FHEA and
  3. Katherine W.L. Vig BDS, MS, DOrth RCS, FDSRCS
  1. Stephen Richmond BDS, DOrth RCS, MScD, FDSRCS, PhD, FHEA Professor of Orthodontics1 and
  2. Alexei Zhurov PhD Research Officer2

Published Online: 18 JUL 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118688489.ch13

Evidence-Based Orthodontics

Evidence-Based Orthodontics

How to Cite

Richmond, S. and Zhurov, A. (2011) Quality of Outcome, in Evidence-Based Orthodontics (eds G. J. Huang, S. Richmond and K. W.L. Vig), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., West Sussex, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118688489.ch13

Author Information

  1. 1

    Dental School, University Dental Hospital of Wales, Cardiff, UK

  2. 2

    Dental School, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 JUL 2013
  2. Published Print: 20 APR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813806143

Online ISBN: 9781118688489



  • Cost-effectiveness;
  • Dental attractiveness;
  • Facial attractiveness;
  • Facial morphology;
  • Fit of teeth and alignment;
  • Occlusal indices;
  • Orthodontic treatment;
  • Sociopsychological factors


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Facial Morphology

  • The Alignment and Fit of Teeth

  • Cost-Effectiveness

  • Perceived Benefits of Orthodontic Treatment: Facial and Dental Attractiveness, Sociopsychological Factors

  • Conclusion