Evaluation and management of maladaptive behaviors and psychological issues in temporomandibular disorder patients.

K. M. Hathaway

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Abstract

This article presents an overview of some of the behavioral and psychosocial issues involved in the care of TMJ and orofacial pain patients. The importance of a thorough pretreatment assessment is emphasized. Treatment options for oral habits, stress management, and other psychosocial challenges are briefly discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)341-354
Number of pages14
JournalDental clinics of North America
Volume41
Issue number2
StatePublished - Apr 1997

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