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
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  “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.
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Dr. Unjum Bashir, Dr. T Naga Rajesh Naidu, Dr. Rajashekar Sangur, Dr. Lakshmanarao. Vitality of occlusal splint therapy. Int J Appl Dent Sci 2016;2(1):28-31.