Randomized clinical trial of treatment for TMJ disc displacement.

  title={Randomized clinical trial of treatment for TMJ disc displacement.},
  author={Tadasu Haketa and Koji Kino and Masashi Sugisaki and Michiko Takaoka and Toshiki Ohta},
  journal={Journal of dental research},
  volume={89 11},
Of the various conservative treatment modalities available for temporomandibular disorders, we believe that therapeutic exercise has a good prognosis, especially for anterior disc displacement without reduction. Since its effectiveness has not been extensively evaluated, we conducted a comparative study to verify the hypothesis that treatment efficacy would not differ for exercise and occlusal splints. Fifty-two individuals with anterior disc displacement without reduction were randomly… CONTINUE READING
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