Yoko Hasegawa1,2, Naoya Kakimoto1, Seiki Tomita3, Masanori Fujiwara1, Reichi Ishikura4, Hiromitsu Kishimoto1, Kosuke Honda1. Evaluation of the role of splint therapy in the treatment of temporomandibular joint pain on the basis of MRI evidence of altered disc position. Journal of Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery. January 25 2017.
How Analyze was Used
“Third, displacement of the condyle and disc achieved by placing the splint was quantified according to the method of Kurita et al. (1998) using an image analysis software program (Analyze®…)”
Pain, Temporomandibular joint, Magnetic resonance imaging, Occlusal splints, Longitudinal survey
1Department of Dentistry and Oral Surgery, Hyogo College of Medicine, 1-1 Mukogawa-cho, Nishinomiya Hyogo 663-8501, Japan
2Division of Oromaxillofacial Regeneration, Osaka University Graduate School of Dentistry, Osaka 565-0871, Japan
3Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology, Osaka University Graduate School of Dentistry, Osaka 565-0871, Japan
4Departmant of Radiology, Hyogo College of Medicine, 1-1 Mukogawa-cho, Nishinomiya Hyogo 663-8501, Japan