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TRATTAMENTO OSTEOPATICO NEI DISORDINI TEMPOROMANDIBOLARI

Autore
ANNUNZIATA VALTER
Titolo Inglese
OSTEOPATHIC MANUAL THERAPY VERSUS CONVENTIONAL CONSERVATIVE THERAPY IN THE TREATMENT OF TEMPOROMANDIBULAR DISORDERS:A RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED TRIAL
Titolo Italiano
TRATTAMENTO OSTEOPATICO NEI DISORDINI TEMPOROMANDIBOLARI
Abstract in Inglese
OBJECTIVE:TEMPOMANDIBULAR DISORDERS(tmd)IS A TERM REFLECTING CHRONIC,PAINFUL CRANIOFACIA CONDITIONS USUALLY OF UNCLERA ETIOLOGY WITH IMPAIRED JAW FUNCTION. THE EFFECTOF OSTEOPATHIC MANUAL THERAPY (OMT)IN PATIENTS WITH TMD IS LARGELY UNKNOWN, AND ITS USE IN SUCH PATIENTS IS CONTROVERSIAL.NEVERTHELESS EMPIRICEVIDENCE SUGGESTS THAT OMT MIGHT BE EFFECTIVE IN ALLEVIATING SYMPTOMS.ARANDOMIZED CONTROLLED CLINICAL TRIAL OF EFFICACY WAS PERFORMED TO TEST THIS HYPOTHESIS. METHODS:WE PERRFOMED A RANDOMIZED,CONTROLLED TRIAL THAT INVOLVED ADULT PATIENTS WHO HAD TMD.PATIENTS WERE RANDOMLY DIVIDED INTO TWO GROUPS:AN OMT GROUP(25 PATIENTS,12 MALES AND 13 FAMELES,AGE 40.6+ -11.03)AND A CONVENTIONAL CONSERVATIVE THERAPY(CCT)GROUP(25 PATIENTS,10 MALES AND 15 FEMALES,AGE 38.4+ -15.33). AT THE FIRST VISIT (TO), AT THE END OF TRETMRNT(after six months, T1)AND TWO MONTHS AFTER THE END OF TREATMENT(T2), ALL PATIENTS WERE SUBJECTED TO CLINICAL EVALUTATION.ASSESSMENTS WERE PERFORMED BY SUBJEECTIVE PAIN INTENSITY (VISUAL ANALOGUE PAIN SCALE, VAS), CLINICAL EVALUATION(TEMPOROMANDIBULAR INDEX)AND MEASUREMENTS OF THE RANGE OF MAXIMAL MOUTH OPENING AND LATERAL MOVEMENT OF HEAD ARAUND ITS AXIS. RESULT:PATIENTS IN BOTH GROUPS IMPROVED DURING THE SIX MONTHS. THE OMT GROUP REQUIRED SIGNIFICANTLY LESS MEDICATION(NON-STEROIDAL MEDICATION AND MUSCLE RELAXANTS)(P<0.001).
Abstract in Italiano
L'EFFICACIA DEL TRATTAMENTO OSTEOPATICO IN SOGGETTI CON DISFUNZIONI TMPOROMANDIBOLARI è STATO RISOLUTIVO.
Nazione
ITALIA
Data Pubblicazione
12/08/2009
E-Mail
annunziatavalter@libero.it
Istituto
UNIVERSITA' DI PALERMO
Lingua
italiano
Stato
concluso
Tipo di publicazione
abstract