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ICV 2018: 74.52

International Journal of Applied Dental Sciences

2016, Vol. 2 Issue 1, Part A

Vitality of occlusal splint therapy

AUTHOR(S): Dr. Unjum Bashir, Dr. T Naga Rajesh Naidu, Dr. Rajashekar Sangur, Dr. Lakshmanarao
ABSTRACT:
Splint therapy is a very useful tool in relaxing the pain of temporomandibular disorders and bruxism. This article presents a review of literature of the mechanism of action of splints and its implication in the temporomandibular disorders.Dr. Peter Dawson says [1]Dentists are the physicians of masticatory system.and it is the responsibility of a dentist to be familiar with basic principles of Occlusal splint therapy for the treatment of temporomandibular disorders, bruxism and other forms of facial pain and headache.
Pages: 28-31  |  839 Views  4 Downloads
How to cite this article:
Dr. Unjum Bashir, Dr. T Naga Rajesh Naidu, Dr. Rajashekar Sangur, Dr. Lakshmanarao. Vitality of occlusal splint therapy. International Journal of Applied Dental Sciences. 2016; 2(1): 28-31.
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