"Occlusal Splints" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
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Rigid or flexible appliances that overlay the occlusal surfaces of the teeth. They are used to treat clenching and bruxism and their sequelae, and to provide temporary relief from muscle or temporomandibular joint pain.
- Occlusal Splints
- Splints, Occlusal
- Occlusal Splint
- Splint, Occlusal
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Occlusal Splints" by people in Profiles.
Comparison of the accuracy of maxillary position between conventional model surgery and virtual surgical planning. Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2018 Feb; 47(2):160-166.