<XML><RECORDS><RECORD><REFERENCE_TYPE>0</REFERENCE_TYPE><REFNUM>7474</REFNUM><AUTHORS><AUTHOR>Hajeer,M.Y.</AUTHOR><AUTHOR>Millett,D.T.</AUTHOR><AUTHOR>Ayoub,A.F.</AUTHOR><AUTHOR>Siebert,J.P.</AUTHOR></AUTHORS><YEAR>2004</YEAR><TITLE>Applications of 3D imaging in Orthodontics – Part II</TITLE><PLACE_PUBLISHED> Journal of Orthodontics </PLACE_PUBLISHED><PUBLISHER>N/A</PUBLISHER><LABEL>Hajeer:2004:7474</LABEL><KEYWORDS><KEYWORD>3D facial imaging</KEYWORD></KEYWORDS<ABSTRACT>The first part of this paper has illustrated some of the principles in 3D imaging and the possible applications of 3D facial imaging in Orthodontics. Part II explores the different techniques of 3D imaging of the teeth as well as the recent efforts to create the ‘virtual orthodontic patient’ by using 3D soft- and hard-tissue data. A brief overview of some of the commercially available 3D-based technologies such as OrthoCAD™ and Invisalign® is given at the end. </ABSTRACT><NOTES>to appear in the June 2004 issue</NOTES><URL>http://jorthod.maneyjournals.org/</URL></RECORD></RECORDS></XML>