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How Often Dentists Refer TMD Patients to Physical Therapists?

According to survey conducted by researchers at the physical therapy department, Florida International University, a large percentage of dentists was unaware of the benefits of physical therapy in treating tempromandibular disorder (TMD) pain. This survey was successful in increasing the awareness level of the surveyed dentists in Florida toward how important physical therapy is for …

Hossam Hamza Apr 29, 2018 Dental Education Orthodontics
Promoting the Applications of Dental MRI

Palatal masticatory mucosa has been subject to extensive research work recently as it is the source for mucosal grafting. Its thickness varies among individuals, and preoperative assessment prior graft harvesting is mandatory. Recent research focuses on using dental MRI to accurately measure mucosal thickness and to locate the greater palatal artery to avoid its injury …

Hossam Hamza Jan 18, 2018 Dental Education Dental Imaging