Prevention of the Oral Injury by Use of the Mouth Guard

  title={Prevention of the Oral Injury by Use of the Mouth Guard},
  author={Chung-jae Lee},
  journal={International Journal of Clinical Preventive Dentistry},
  • Chung-jae Lee
  • Published 31 March 2020
  • Medicine
  • International Journal of Clinical Preventive Dentistry
In modern life, several accidents and/or sports cause injuries to the tooth and maxillofacial bone. The use of a mouth guard or mouth piece can prevent such injuries and the resultant trauma. This study was designed to describe how to individual mouth guards should be constructed as per the clinical indication. Three types of mouth guards are introduced, including the press type, vacuum type, and readymade type; we also describe the materials, procedure, and applications for indication for… 


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