Management of temporomandibular disorders and occlusion / Jeffrey P. Okeson.Material type: TextPublisher: St. Louis, Mo. ; London : Mosby, 2008Edition: 6th edDescription: vii, 631 p. : ill. ; 24 cmISBN: 9780323046145 (hbk.)Subject(s): Temporomandibular joint -- Diseases -- Treatment | Occlusion (Dentistry) | Temporomandibular Joint Disorders | Dental Occlusion | MalocclusionDDC classification: 617.522
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Pt. I. Functional anatomy -- 1. Functional anatomy and biomechanics of the masticatory system -- 2. Functional neuroanatomy and physiology of the masticatory system -- 3. Alignment and occlusion of the dentition -- 4. Mechanics of mandibular movement -- 5. Criteria for optimum functional occlusion -- 6. Determinants of occlusal morphology -- Pt. II. Etiology and identification of functional disturbances in the masticatory system -- 7. Etiology of functional disturbances in the masticatory system -- 8. Signs and symptoms of temporomandibular disorders -- 9. History of and examination for temporomandibular disorders -- 10. Diagnosis of temporomandibular disorders -- Pt. III. Treatment of functional disturbances of the masticatory system -- 11. General considerations in the treatment of temporomandibular disorders -- 12. Treatment of masticatory muscle disorders -- 13. Treatment of temporomandibular joint disorders -- 14. Treatment of chronic mandibular hypomobility and growth disorders -- 15. Occlusal appliance therapy -- 16. Treatment sequencing -- Pt. IV. Occlusal therapy -- 17. General considerations in occlusal therapy -- 18. Use of articulators in occlusal therapy -- 19. Selective grinding -- 20. Restorative considerations in occlusal therapy.
"Covering both new and proven techniques in this rapidly changing field, this best-selling book helps you provide solutions to many common occlusal and TMD problems. Clear descriptions ensure that you develop a complete understanding of normal occlusion and masticatory function, allowing you to better appreciate and manage abnormal occlusion and masticatory dysfunction. With this book's conservative, cost-effective approach, you'll achieve your treatment goals while keeping the best interests of your patients in mind."--BOOK JACKET.