DETERMINANTS OF TEMPOROMANDIBULAR DYSFUNCTION AND BRUXISM IN ACADEMICIANS


KILINÇ H. E., ÜNVER B., SARI M., TUNÇ A. R., BEK N.

Turkish Journal of Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation, vol.33, pp.31-38, 2022 (ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 33
  • Publication Date: 2022
  • Doi Number: 10.21653/tjpr.936817
  • Journal Name: Turkish Journal of Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI)
  • Page Numbers: pp.31-38
  • Keywords: Bruxism, emotional stress, neck pain, temporomandibular joint, PHYSICAL-ACTIVITY, NECK DISABILITY, SLEEP BRUXISM, STRESS, PAIN, DISORDERS, RELIABILITY, VALIDITY, JOINT, WORK
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Purpose: Temporomandibular dysfunction and bruxism are common problems. Academicians have physical and emotional risk factors that may be associated with temporomandibular dysfunction due to excessive workload and psychological stress. The aim of this study was to reveal the emotional and physical determinants of temporomandibular dysfunction and bruxism in academicians