Treatment of myofascial pain dysfunction syndrome with occlusal therapy to reduce lengthy disclusion time--a recall evaluation.

@article{Kerstein1995TreatmentOM,
  title={Treatment of myofascial pain dysfunction syndrome with occlusal therapy to reduce lengthy disclusion time--a recall evaluation.},
  author={Robert B. Kerstein},
  journal={Cranio : the journal of craniomandibular practice},
  year={1995},
  volume={13 2},
  pages={105-15}
}
A recall study of 102 myofascial pain dysfunction syndrome-temporomandibular disorder (MPDS-TMD) patients, treated with disclusion time reduction therapy from 1983 to 1991, was undertaken to determine the long-term results of this treatment on symptom reductions. The patients were asked to fill out a symptom questionnaire which used ordinal number scales to determine their disease status (frequency and intensity of muscular, joint and dysfunctional symptoms; frequency of medication and… CONTINUE READING