Management Of Temporomandibular Disorders & Occlusion
|Author||Okeson, Jeffrey P.|
Covering both emerging and proven techniques in this dynamic area of oral health,Management of Temporomandibular Disorders and Occlusion, 8thEdition is the only textbook that guides you from basic anatomy and function to providing solutions to many common occlusal and TMD problems. Clear descriptions and a new full-color design promote a complete understanding of normal, abnormal, and dysfunctional occlusal relationships and masticatory function and dysfunction. A recognized industry-standard, this book's conservative, cost-effective approach, helps you learn how to achieve treatment goals while keeping the best interests of your patients in mind.
Table of Contents
Part 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 Optimal Functional Occlusion 6. Determinants of Occlusal MorphologyPart II: Etiology Considerations of Temporomandibular Disorders 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 DisordersPart 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 and Diagnostic AlgorithmsPart 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