03 Publications

There are numerous publications in national and international literature about the fabrication and the clinical management of the Functional Regulator according to Fraenkel. The mode of action and the treatment effect are controversially discussed. Please see the following list with a small selection of specialist literature.

Further publications

The effect of Fränkel's function regulator type III on the apical base

R.-R. Miethke, S. Lindenau, K. Dietrich
European Journal of Orthodontics 2003; 311-318
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Cephalometric changes in the treatment of Class III using the Fraenkel Appliance

(Kephalometrische Veränderungen bei der Behandlung von Klasse III mit dem Fränkel-Gerät)
Friedrich Falck, Kristina Zimmermann-Menzel
Journal of Orofacial Orthopedics / Fortschritte der Kieferorthopädie 2008; 69: 99-109
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Long-term results of treatment of a distal occlusion by means of a function regulator

(Langzeitergebnisse bei der Behandlung des Distalbisses mit dem Funktionsregler)
Friedrich Falck
Journal of Orofacial Orthopedics / Fortschritte der Kieferorthopädie 1991; 52: 263-267
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