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Table 3 Comparison of the occlusal characteristics of the frontal region, according to the study by Segatto et al. (2008).

From: Scoliosis and dental occlusion: a review of the literature

Parameters Scoliosis group Control group  
  severe type moderate type  
Overjet    
mean ± SD (mm) 2.74 ± 1.851 2.55 ± 1.509 2.21 ± 1.201
Overbite    
mean ± SD (mm) 2.58 ± 2.168 2.78 ± 1.715 3.10 ± 1.585
Midline deviation    
mean ± SD (mm) 2.08 ± 1.121 1.76 ± 0.972 1.47 ± 0.898