Effect of Radiation on the Performance of the Stomatognathic System – a Pilot Study

  • Andre MM. Dante, Carla MD. Santos, +5 authors Bruno Ferreira
  • Published 2016


The purpose of this study was to evaluate the Electromyography (EMG), thickness of the masseter and temporal muscles, maximal bite force in individuals with head and neck cancer treated with radiotherapy. The patterns of the muscle activity were evaluated by means of the EMG recordings of the masseter and temporal muscles; bilaterally during the following… (More)


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