Efficacy of stabilisation splint treatment on temporomandibular disorders.

  title={Efficacy of stabilisation splint treatment on temporomandibular disorders.},
  author={Kari O Niemel{\"a} and M. Korpela and Aune M Raustia and Pekka Yl{\"o}stalo and K Sipil{\"a}},
  journal={Journal of oral rehabilitation},
  volume={39 11},
The evidence supporting the use of stabilisation splints in the treatment of temporomandibular disorders (TMD) is scarce and a need for well-controlled studies exists. The aim of this randomised, controlled trial study was to assess the efficacy of stabilisation splint treatment on TMD. The sample consisted of 80 consecutive referred patients who were randomly assigned to the splint group (n = 39) and the control group (n = 41). Subjects in the splint group were treated with a stabilisation… CONTINUE READING


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