Here is an interesting abstract on research found regarding the misdiagnosis of TMJ/TMD: J Orofac Pain. 2009 Fall;23(4):360-5. Giant cell arteritis misdiagnosed as temporomandibular disorder: a case report and review of the literature. Reiter S, Winocur E, Goldsmith C, Emodi-Perlman A, Gorsky M. Deparment of Oral Rehabilitation, The Maurice and Gabriela Goldschleger School of Dental […]
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British Dental Journal 197, 35 – 41 (2004) Published online: 10 July 2004 doi:10.1038/sj.bdj.4811420 Subject Category: TMD disorders Treatment of temporomandibular disorders by stabilising splints in general dental practice: results after initial treatment R W Wassell1, N Adams2 & P J Kelly3 •During the first six weeks of treatment, the occlusal surface of the splint […]
Sleep Breath. 2010 Dec;14(4):317-21. Epub 2010 Jul 18. Diagnosis and treatment of snoring in adults–S1 guideline of the German Society of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery. Stuck BA, Abrams J, de la Chaux R, Dreher A, Heiser C, Hohenhorst W, Kühnel T, Maurer JT, Pirsig W, Steffen A, Verse T. Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and […]
Clinical Journal of Pain: POST AUTHOR CORRECTIONS, 20 December 2010 doi: 10.1097/AJP.0b013e31820215f5 Temporomandibular Disorders and Associated Clinical Comorbidities Abstract Objective: Temporomandibular joint and muscle disorders (TMJD) are ill-defined, painful debilitating disorders. This study was undertaken to identify the spectrum of clinical manifestations based on self-report from affected patients. Methods: A total of 1511 TMJD-affected individuals […]