In celebration of the latest Impact Factor announcement, we have made the top 10 most cited articles published in 2015 freely available until the 31st of December, 2016.
The impact of malocclusion on the quality of life among children and adolescents: a systematic review of quantitative studies
Lillemor Dimberg, Kristina Arnrup, and Lars Bondemark
Treatment effects of removable functional appliances in patients with Class II malocclusion: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Vasiliki Koretsi, Vasileios F. Zymperdikas, Spyridon N. Papageorgiou, and Moschos A. Papadopoulos
Displacement and stress distribution of the maxillofacial complex during maxillary protraction with buccal versus palatal plates: finite element analysis
Kwang Yoo Kim, Mohamed Bayome, Jae Hyun Park, et al.
The evidence from systematic reviews and meta-analyses published in orthodontic literature. Where do we stand?
Despina Koletsi, Padhraig S. Fleming, Theodore Eliades, and Nikolaos Pandis
Randomized controlled trial: the gold standard or an unobtainable fallacy?
Lars Bondemark and Sabine Ruf
Assessing the length of the mandibular ramus and the condylar process: a comparison of OPG, CBCT, CT, MRI, and lateral cephalometric measurements
Goran Markic, Lukas Müller, Raphael Patcas, et al.
Predictive value of masseter muscle thickness and bite force on Class II functional appliance treatment: a prospective controlled study
Gregory S. Antonarakis and Stavros Kiliaridis
Periodontal health during clear aligners treatment: a systematic review
Gabriele Rossini, Simone Parrini, Tommaso Castroflorio, et al.
Five-year postretention outcomes of three retention methods-a randomized controlled trial
Gudrun Edman Tynelius, Sofia Petrén, Lars Bondemark, and Eva Lilja-Karlander
Methodological challenges when performing a systematic review
Nina Kay Anderson and Yasas S. N. Jayaratne
Occlusal bite force change after orthodontic treatment with Andresen functional appliance
Susan N. Al-Khateeb, Elham S. Abu Alhaija, and Sami Majzoub
Accuracy of linear measurements using three imaging modalities: two lateral cephalograms and one 3D model from CBCT data
Pisha Pittayapat, Michael M. Bornstein, Thaís Sumie Nozu Imada,et al.
Effect of tooth displacement and vibration on frictional force and stick-slip phenomenon in conventional brackets: a preliminary in vitro mechanical analysis
Yu-Jin Seo, Bum-Soon Lim, Young Guk Park, et al.
Comparison between landmark and surface-based three-dimensional analyses of facial asymmetry in adults
M. Alqattan, J. Djordjevic, A. I. Zhurov, and S. Richmond
Evidence of secular trends in a collection of historical craniofacial growth studies
Joseph S. Antoun, Claire Cameron, William Sew Hoy, et al.
Impact of self-esteem and personality traits on the association between orthodontic treatment need and oral health-related quality of life in adults seeking orthodontic treatment
Maïté Clijmans, Jurgen Lemiere, Steffen Fieuws, and Guy Willems
Impact of orthodontic appliances on the quality of craniofacial anatomical magnetic resonance imaging and real-time speech imaging
Marzena Wylezinska, Marie Pinkstone, Norman Hay, et al.
Effects of fixed orthodontic treatment using conventional versus metal-injection molding brackets on salivary nickel and chromium levels: a double-blind randomized clinical trial
Fariborz Amini, Saghar Harandi, Mobina Mollaei, and Vahid Rakhshan