Effectiveness of low-level laser therapy in temporomandibular disorder


Kulekcioglu S., Sivrioglu K., Ozcan O., Parlak M.

SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF RHEUMATOLOGY, vol.32, no.2, pp.114-118, 2003 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 32 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2003
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/03009740310000139
  • Journal Name: SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF RHEUMATOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.114-118
  • Keywords: low-level laser therapy, infrared laser, temporomandibular disorder, magnetic resonance imaging, treatment, exercise, RHEUMATOID-ARTHRITIS, JOINT INVOLVEMENT, PLACEBO-TREATMENT, MID-LASER, MUSCULOSKELETAL, METAANALYSIS, DISPLACEMENT, MANAGEMENT, CRITERIA, DISEASE
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective: To investigate the effectiveness of low-level laser therapy in the treatment of temporomandibular disorder and to compare treatment effects in myogenic and arthrogenic cases.