A Problem-Based Approach
2. Auflage Juni 2021
304 Seiten, Softcover
Wiley & Sons Ltd
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A valuable resource on how to diagnose and treat temporomandibular disorders (TMD)
The newly and thoroughly revised 2nd Edition of Temporomandibular Disorders: A Problem-Based Approach delivers a systematic and logical approach to diagnosing and treating temporomandibular disorders.
Using a case-based approach to assist readers with understanding and retention, the book discusses the practical realities of managing patients and promoting effective treatment of temporomandibular disorders. Containing full colour clinical images and diagrams throughout, the chapters include practical guides on how to make splints and samples of patient information sheets which can be used as templates. Readers will get access to topics such as:
* The clinical aspects of anatomy, function, pathology, and classification
* Differential diagnosis of temporomandibular joint problems
* Clicking joint problems and the use of preliminary investigation in disc displacement
* Temporomandibular joint locking diagnosis and treatment, including final treatment plans
* Facial pain examinations, differential diagnosis, and questions to ask patients regarding pain in general
* Headaches, worn teeth, dislocated jaws, and more issues that arise in the treatment of temporomandibular joint problems
Perfect for undergraduate dental students and general dental practitioners, the new edition of Temporomandibular Disorders is also useful to postgraduate dental students, academics, and researchers.
About temporomandibular disorders: what is a 'TMD'?
2 Clinical Aspects of Anatomy, Function, Pathology and Classification
The joint anatomy, histology, structure, capsule, synovial membrane and fluid, ligaments
The intra-articular disc (meniscus)
The bones of the temporomandibular joint
Mandibular (jaw/masticatory) muscles
Classification and Pathology
Diagnoses of TMDs
3 Articulatory System Examination
Examination of the temporomandibular joints
Mandibular (masticatory) muscle tenderness
Signs of bruxism
4 I've Got 'TMJ'!
5 I've Got a Clicking Joint
Other special tests
The patient journey
6 I've Got a Locking Joint
7 I've Got a Grating Joint
Treatment of pathological sequel
8 You've Changed My Bite
9 I've Got Pain in My Face
Questions to ask patients regarding pain in general
10 I've Got a Dislocated Jaw
11 My Teeth Are Worn
Important considerations in tooth surface loss
12 I've Got a Headache
Articulatory system exam
13 I've Got Whiplash
Are TMD and whiplash related?
14 What's of Use to Me in Practice?
Counselling and reassurance
Orthodontic treatment and TMD
15 You and the Lawyer
Case scenario 1: note and record keeping
Case scenario 2: a medical report request
Case scenario 3: a disgruntled patient
16 The Referral Letter
17 How to Make a Splint
How do you make a stabilisation splint?
Fitting a stabilisation splint
How do you make an anterior repositioning splint?
18 Current knowledge of aetiology and management of Bruxism
Bruxism and TMD
The efficacy of botulinum toxins on bruxism
Management of Bruxism
19 Splint therapy for the management of TMD patients: An evidence-based discussion
The Effectiveness of Splint therapy for the Management of TMDs
Stabilisation Splint (SS)
Occlusal splints effective for treating sleep bruxism
Anterior repositioning splint (ARPS)
Qcclusal contacts change following splint therapy
Mandibular advancement/snoring appliances
20 Patient Information
Anterior repositioning splint
General advice for patients with a TMD
Exercise programme for patients with TMD
Appendix I Flowcharts
Appendix II Glossary of Terms
Appendix III Short Answer Questions
M. Ziad Al-Ani is Senior Lecturer at Glasgow Dental Hospital and School, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK.
Robin J.M. Gray was a Specialist in Oral Surgery and Director of Manchester Dental Specialists. He was formerly Senior Lecturer and Coordinator of TMD Clinical Teaching and Research Services at the Department of Dental Medicine and Surgery, University Dental Hospital of Manchester, Manchester, UK.