Search for dissertations about: "TMD-smärta"

Found 3 swedish dissertations containing the word TMD-smärta.

  1. 1. Cross-cultural differences in patients with temporomandibular disorders-pain : a multi-center study

    University dissertation from Malmö university, Faculty of Odontology

    Author : Mohammad H. Al-Harthy; Malmö University.; [2016]
    Keywords : ODONTOLOGY; ODONTOLOGI; Medicine; TMD-smärta; Sverige; Saudiarabien; Italien; Kvinnliga patienter; Behandling;

    Abstract : The overall objective of this thesis was to investigate patients with TMD-pain and TMD-free controls in three cultures (Saudi Arabia, Sweden, and Italy) to determine the influence of culture on and crosscultural differences in pain prevalence and intensity, sensitivity to mechanical and electrical stimulation, pain-related disability for four comorbid pain conditions (back, head, chest, and stomach pain) in the last 6 months, and the type of treatment that patients with TMD pain received. The specific aims were: (i) To determine the frequency of TMD pain in Saudi Arabians (I). READ MORE

  2. 2. Reliability, validity, incidence and impact of temporomandibular pain disorders in adolescents

    University dissertation from Malmö : Malmö University. Faculty of Odontology

    Author : I-M Nilsson; Malmö University.; [2007]
    Keywords : ODONTOLOGY Other odontology; ODONTOLOGI Övrig odontologi; Medicine;

    Abstract : The first aim of this thesis was to investigate the prevalence of temporomandibular disorder (TMD) pain in adolescents in a Swedish county and whether there were differences in patient age and gender and in treatment given for TMD pain by dentists in Public Dental Service (PDS) clinics. The epidemiological variable TMD-S was introduced in the PDS in Östergötland County, Sweden, in 2000 and is recorded for all adolescents aged 12–19 at the annual routine examination. READ MORE

  3. 3. Resilient Appliance Therapy of Temporomandibular Disorders. Subdiagnoses, Sense of Coherence and Treatment Outcome

    University dissertation from Malmö University, Departments of Stomatognathic Physiology and Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology, Department of Stomatognathic Physiology, Specialist Dental Centre, Kalmar County Hospital, Kalmar County Council, Kalmar, Sweden

    Author : Håkan Nilsson; Malmö University.; [2010]
    Keywords : ODONTOLOGY; ODONTOLOGI; Medicine; stomatognathic physiology; TMD-pain; resilient appliance treatment;

    Abstract : Temporomandibular disorders (TMD) with orofacial pain with or without reduced jaw function, are frequent conditions in the general population. Different factors such as tooth clenching and grinding, sometimes due to enhanced psychosocial stress, and trauma to the jaws may be important as etiologic factors. READ MORE