Temporalis and masseter muscle activity in patients with anterior open bite and craniomandibular disorders.

@article{Bakke1991TemporalisAM,
  title={Temporalis and masseter muscle activity in patients with anterior open bite and craniomandibular disorders.},
  author={Merete Bakke and L Michler},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of dental research},
  year={1991},
  volume={99 3},
  pages={219-28}
}
Activity in temporalis and masseter muscles, and traits of facial morphology and occlusal stability were studied in 22 patients (19 women, 3 men; 15-45 yr of age) with anterior open bite and symptoms and signs of craniomandibular disorders. Facial morphology was assessed by profile radiographs, occlusal stability by tooth contacts, and craniomandibular function by clinical and radiological examination. Electromyographic activity was recorded by surface electrodes after primary treatment with a… CONTINUE READING

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