Principal Investigator: Susan Catt
Clinical Collaborators (Queen Victoria Hospital, East Grinstead):
Dr Lindsay Winchester (Orthodontist), Mr Jeremy Collyer (Maxillo-Facial Surgeon), Miss Sofia Ahmad (Orthodontist)
Funded by: QVH NHS Foundation Trust Charitable Fund
This pilot study looked at the QoL of patients awaiting jaw straightening surgery and those who had recovered from it. The analysis of the recovered group looked for any associations between their QoL and the quality of communication they experienced during treatment.
Paper: Journal of Orthodontics Published Online April 2018