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Diagnosis and Management of Dental Erosion
J Contem Dent Practice, Grandara BK, Vol. 1, #1, 1989

Erosive Tooth Wear-Diagnosis, Risk Factors and Prevention
Am J Dent, Lussi A, Vol. 19, 2006

Insights into Preventive Measures for Dental Erosion
J Appl Oral Sci, Magalhaes AC, Vol. 17, #2, 2009


Anatomy of the Temporomandibular Joint
Semin Ultrasound CT MRI, Alomar X, Vol. 28, 2007

Temporomandibular Joint_ Soft Tissue Pathology-Disc Abnormalities
Semin Ultrasound CT MRI, Molinari F, Vol 28, 2007

The Relationship Between the Temporomandibular Joint Capsule, Articular Disc and Jaw Muscles
J Anat, Schmolke C, Vol. 184, 1994


Effect of Biomechanical Disturbance of the Temporomandibular Joint on the Prevalence of Internal Derangement in Mandibular Asymmetry
Euro J Orthod, Buranastidporn B, Vol. 28, 2006

Natural Course of Disc Displacement With Reduction of the Temporomandibular Joint_Changes in Clinical Signs and Symptoms
J Oral Maxillofac Surg, Sato S, Vol. 61, 2003

Prevalence of Morphological Changes in the Surfaces of the Temporomandibular Joint Disc Associated With Internal Derangement
J Oral Maxillofac Surg, Kondoh T, Vol. 56, 1998

Relationship Between Disease Course in the Temporomandibular Joints and Mandibular Growth Rotation in Patients with Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis Followed From Childhood to Adulthood
Pediatric Rheumatology, Fjeld MG, Vol. 8, 2010

Two Year Natural Course of Anterior Disc Displacement with Reduction
J Orofac Pain, Kalaykova S, Vol. 24, 2010


Does Tooth Wear Predict Ongoing Sleep Bruxism?
Int J Prosthod, Baba K, Vol. 17, 2004

Neuobiological Mechanisms Involved in Sleep Bruxism
Crit Rev Oral Biol Med, Lavigne GJ, Vol. 14, #1, 2003

Risk Factors for Sleep Bruxism in the General Population
CHEST, Ohayon M, Vol. 119, 2001

Self-Reported Bruxism - Associations with Perceived Stress
J Oral Rehabil, Winocer E, 2010

Variability in Sleep Bruxism Activity Over Time
J Sleep Res, Lavigne GJ, Vol. 10, 2001

CAUSATION (Etiology)

Malocclusion and Temporomandibular Disorder_ A Comparison of Adolescents with Moderate to Severe Dsyfunction with Those Without Signs and Symptoms of TMD and Their Further Development to 30 Years of Age
Angle Orthod, Mohlin BO, Vol. 74, #3, 2004

Malocclusion Traits and Symptoms and Signs of TMD in Children with Severe Malocclusion
Euro J Orthod, Sonnesen L, Vol. 20, 1998

No Heritability of TMJ Signs and Symptoms
J Dent Res, Michalowicz BZ, Vol. 79, 2000

Orthodontic Treatment, Genetic Factors and Risk of Temporomandibular Disorders
Semin Orthod, Slade GD, Vol 14, #2, 2008

Pathogenesis of Degenerative Joint Disease in the Human TMJ
Crit Rev Oral Biol Med, Haskin C, Vol. 6, #3, 1995


Classification and Prevalence of Temporomandibular Joint Disk Displacement in Patients and Symptom-Free Volunteers
AmJOrthod Dentofac Orthop, Tasake MM, Vol. 109, 1996

Temporomandibular Disorder & New Aural Symptoms
Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg, Cox KW, Vol. 134, #4, 2008


Clinical Implications of Sex in Acute Temporomandibular Disorders
JDA, Phillips JM, Vol. 132, 2001

Factors Epidemiology of Temporomandibular Disorders_ Implications for the Investigation of Etiologic Factors
Crit Rev Oral Biol Med, LeResche L, Vol. 8, 1997


Prevalence of Parafunctional Habits and Temporomandibular Dysfunction Symptoms in Patients Attending a Tertiary Headache Clinic
Arq Neuropsiquiatr, Fragoso YD, Vol. 68, #3, 2010


Cervical Spine Causes for Referred Otalgia
Otolaryng Head Neck Surg, Jaber JJ, Vol. 138, 2008

Clinical Predictability of Temporomandibular Joint Disc Displacement
J Dent Res, Orsini MG, Vol. 78, 1999

The Utility and Validity of Current Diagnostic Procedures for Defining Temporomandibular Disorder
Adv Dent Res, Clark GT, Vol. 7, 1993

Validity of Diagnostic and Monitoring Tests Used for TMJ
J Dent Res, Lund JP, Vol. 74, #4, 1995

IMAGING (Maxillofacial)

Cone Beam Tomographic Imaging
Dent Clinics North Am, Angelopoulos C, Vol. 52, 2008

MR Imaging of TMJ Dysfunction_A Pictorial Review
Radiographics, Tomos X, Vol. 26, 2006

Reliability and Validity of Imaging in Diagnosis of TMJ Disorders
Adv Dent Res, Westesson P-L, Vol. 72, #2, 1993


A Common-Sense Approach to Splint Therapy
J Prosthet Dent, Dylina TJ, Vol. 86, 2001

Occlusal Stabilization Appliances_Evidence of Their Efficacy
JADA, Kreiner M, Vol. 132, 2001

Oral Splints_ The Crutches of TMD and Bruxism
Crit Rev Oral Bio Med, Dao TT, Vol. 9, 1998


Regulation of Mandibular Posture-Mechansims and Clinical Implications
Crit Rev Oral Biol Med, Woda A, Vol. 12, #2, 2001

OCCLUSION (Functional Dental)

A Multiple Logistic Regression Analysis of the Risk and Relative Odds of Temporomandibular Disorders as a Function of Common Occlusal Features
J Dent Res, Pullinger AG, Vol. 72, 1993

Condylar Axis Position as Determined by the Occlusion and Measured by the CPI Instrument, and Signs and Symptoms of TMD
Angle Orthod, Crawford SD, Vol. 62, #2, 1999

Condylar Displacement Between Centric Relation and Maximum Intercuspation in Symptomatic and Asymptomatic Individuals
Angle Orthod, Weffort SYK, Vol 80, 2010

Reliability, Validity, and Utility of Various Occlusal Measurement Methods and Techniques
J Prosthet Dent, Baba K, Vol. 83, #1, 2000


Nonodontogenic Toothache and Chronic Head and Neck Pains
Book Chapt., Jaeger B


The International Classification of Sleep Disorders
Diagnostic Manual, American Academy of Sleep Medicine


A Biomechanical Basis for Primary Arthroplasty
Oral Maxillofacial Surg Clin N Am, Kirk Jr WS, Vol. 18, 2006

Arthrocentesis of the Temporomandibular Joint_ A Proposal for a Single Needle Technique
Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol, Guarda-Nardini L, Vol. 106, 2008


Changes in Temporomandibular Joint Disc Position and Form Following Herbst and Fixed Orthodontic Treatment
Angle Orthod, Arruda Aidar LA, Vol. 80, #5, 2010

The Role of Occlusion and Occlusal Adjustment on Temporomandibular Dysfunction
Braz J Oraal Sci, Seabra Barbosa GA, Vol 3, #11, 2004

TMD Treatment Outcomes_Second Report of a Large-scale Prospective Clinical Sudy
J Cranio Pract, Brown DT, Vol 20, #4, 2002


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