Evaluation of temporomandibular joint, masticatory muscle, and brain cortex activity in patients treated by removable functional appliances: a prospective fMRI study.


Ozdiler O., Orhan K., Cesur E., Koklu A., Algn O.

Dento maxillo facial radiology, cilt.48, sa.7, ss.20190216, 2019 (SCI Expanded İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 48 Konu: 7
  • Basım Tarihi: 2019
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1259/dmfr.20190216
  • Dergi Adı: Dento maxillo facial radiology
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.20190216

Özet

Objectives: The aim of this study is to evaluate the effects of functional orthodontic appliances on the masticatory muscles, temporomandibular joint (TMJ), and brain to determine whether using functional appliances full-time or only at night yields different results.