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The Detection and Management of Temporomandibular Disorders in Primary Dental Care

Course Number: 395

References / Additional Resources

  1. American Academy of Orofacial Pain, de Leeuw R, Klasser GD. Orofacial pain: guidelines for assessment, diagnosis, and management, 6th Edition. Chicago, IL. Quintessence Publishing Co. 2018. 146-186.

  2. Von Korff M, Dworkin SF, Le Resche L, et al. An epidemiologic comparison of pain complaints. 1988 Feb;32(2):173-83.

  3. Wright EF. Manual of Temporomandibular Disorders, 3rd Edition. Ames, IA. Wiley Blackwell Publishing Co. 2014.

  4. Cioffi I, Farella M, Festa P, et al. Short-Term Sensorimotor Effects of Experimental Occlusal Interferences on the Wake-Time Masseter Muscle Activity of Females with Masticatory Muscle Pain. J Oral Facial Pain Headache. 2015 Fall;29(4):331-9. doi: 10.11607/ofph.1478.

  5. Dworkin SF, Huggins KH, LeResche L, et al. Epidemiology of signs and symptoms in temporomandibular disorders: clinical signs in cases and controls. J Am Dent Assoc. 1990 Mar;120(3):273-81.

  6. Gonzalez YM, Schiffman E, Gordon SM, et al. Development of a brief and effective temporomandibular disorder pain screening questionnaire: reliability and validity. J Am Dent Assoc. 2011 Oct;142(10):1183-91.

  7. Schiffman E, Ohrbach R. Executive summary of the Diagnostic Criteria for Temporomandibular Disorders for clinical and research applications. J Am Dent Assoc. 2016 Jun;147(6):438-45. doi: 10.1016/j.adaj.2016.01.007. Epub 2016 Feb 26.

  8. Schiffman EL, Ohrbach R, Truelove EL, et al. The Research Diagnostic Criteria for Temporomandibular Disorders. V: methods used to establish and validate revised Axis I diagnostic algorithms. J Orofac Pain. 2010 Winter;24(1):63-78.

  9. Greene CS. Managing the care of patients with temporomandibular disorders: a new guideline for care. J Am Dent Assoc. 2010 Sep;141(9):1086-8.

  10. Conti PC, de Alencar EN, da Mota Corrêa AS, et al. Behavioural changes and occlusal splints are effective in the management of masticatory myofascial pain: a short-term evaluation. J Oral Rehabil. 2012 Oct;39(10):754-60. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2842.2012.02327.x. Epub 2012 Jun 5.

  11. Truelove E, Huggins KH, Mancl L, et al. The efficacy of traditional, low-cost and nonsplint therapies for temporomandibular disorder: a randomized controlled trial. J Am Dent Assoc. 2006 Aug;137(8):1099-107; quiz 1169.