Etiology of temporomandibular disorders index

Ira Tanti, Laura Susanti Himawan, Lindawati Kusdhany

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The etiology of temporomandibular disorders is complex and multifactorial. Usually, the diagnosis was done by clinical signs and symptoms. The purpose of this research is to produce an index based on etiology so early prevention and prompt treatment can be done. This study was a quantitative study, producing a valid and reliable index to predict the etiology of temporomandibular disorders. Included in this index are stress, bad habits, gender, and the free way space which is a part of an occlusion.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)299-305
Number of pages7
JournalJournal of International Dental and Medical Research
Issue numberSpecialissue
Publication statusPublished - 2016


  • Etiology
  • Index
  • Temporomandibular Disorders


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