Modified mandibular splint therapy for disc displacement with reduction of the temporomandibular joint

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Ju-Hui Wu; Yu-Hsun Kao; Chao-Ming Chen; Ching-Wei Shu; Chun-Ming Chen; I-Yueh Huang;
(2013)
  • Publisher: Elsevier
  • Journal: Journal of Dental Sciences,volume 8,issue 1,pages91-93 (issn: 1991-7902)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.jds.2012.09.010
  • Subject: RK1-715 | Dentistry(all) | Dentistry | temporomandibular disorder | mandibular splint | disc displacement with reduction
    mesheuropmc: equipment and supplies | body regions | stomatognathic diseases | musculoskeletal diseases | stomatognathic system

Occlusal splints are a standard method to treat disc displacement with reduction of the temporomandibular joint (TMJ). They can be classified into three major groups on the basis of function: stabilization splints, distraction splints (pivot), and anterior repositioning... View more
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