Temporomandibular Disorders And their Management
American Journal of Health Research
Volume 3, Issue 3-2, June 2015, Pages: 1-5
Received: Apr. 18, 2015; Accepted: Apr. 20, 2015; Published: Sep. 7, 2015
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Authors
Malik P, Department of Prosthodontics, Post Graduate Institute of Dental Sciences, Pt. B.D.Sharma University of Health Sciences, Rohtak, Haryana, India
Rathee M, Department of Prosthodontics, Post Graduate Institute of Dental Sciences, Pt. B.D.Sharma University of Health Sciences, Rohtak, Haryana, India
Sehrawat R, Department of Pharmacology, VMMC & Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi, India
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Abstract
TMD commonly used term for temporomandibular joint and muscle disorders are a group of conditions that cause pain and dysfunction in the tempoomandibular joint and the muscles that control jaw movement. Temporomandibular joint disorder since a clinical entity with diverse etiologies and symptoms, thus much of the difficulty is encountered in the treatment of TMD. Therefore through this paper emphasis is made on the diagnosis of temporomandibular disorders and their management which form the basis for a rational approach to therapy.
Keywords
Temporomandibular Disorders, Articular Disc, TMJ Dislocation
To cite this article
Malik P, Rathee M, Sehrawat R, Temporomandibular Disorders And their Management, American Journal of Health Research. Special Issue: Rethinking Temporomandibular Joint in Health and Disease: At Diagnosis and Interventional Level. Vol. 3, No. 3-2, 2015, pp. 1-5. doi: 10.11648/j.ajhr.s.2015030302.11
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