Arthrocentesis versus nonsurgical methods in the treatment of temporomandibular disc displacement without reduction


Diracoglu D., Saral I. B. , Keklik B., Kurt H., Emekli U., Ozcakar L. , ...More

ORAL SURGERY ORAL MEDICINE ORAL PATHOLOGY ORAL RADIOLOGY AND ENDODONTOLOGY, vol.108, no.1, pp.3-8, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 108 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.tripleo.2009.01.005
  • Title of Journal : ORAL SURGERY ORAL MEDICINE ORAL PATHOLOGY ORAL RADIOLOGY AND ENDODONTOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.3-8

Abstract

Objective. The aim was to compare the short- and medium-term results of arthrocentesis and conventional treatment (splint, heat, and exercise) in patients with early temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disc displacement without reduction (DDw/oR).