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TMD PAIN AND HEADACHE EIGHT YEARS AFTER APPLIANCE THERAPY

Contact person: Caroline Linné Erixon
Responsible: EwaCarin Ekberg
Funding: Malmö högskola
Timeframe: 2007-02-19 -- 2010-06-30
Research profile: Oral hälsa
Faculty/Department: Faculty of Odontology
Subject: Odontologi

This prospective longitudinal study began in 1993 by investigate the efficacy of appliance therapy in patients with TMD pain. The aim of this study was to investigate the development of TMD pain in a longer perspective  of eight years in subgroups of TMD pain patients (arthralgia/osteoarthritis combined with myofascial pain or only myofascial pain) previously treated with appliance therapy.

Eight years after appliance therapy started a majority of the patients reported an improvement of their TMD pain and headache, with no correlation to sub-diagnoses of TMD pain.

Publikationer inom projektet

Linné Erixon C, Ekberg EC. TMD pain and headache eight years after appliance therapy.
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