Sökning: "orofacial pain"
Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 21 avhandlingar innehållade orden orofacial pain.
- Detta är en avhandling från Malmö University, Faculty of Odontology
Sammanfattning : The overall goal of this thesis was to broaden our knowledge of chronic intraoral pain. The research questions were: •What methods can be used to differentiate inflammatory, odontogenic tooth pain from pain that presents as toothache but is non-odontogenic in origin? •What is the prognosis of chronic tooth pain of non-odontogenic origin, and which factors affect the prognosis? Atypical odontalgia (AO) is a relatively rare but severe and chronic pain condition affecting the dentoalveolar region. LÄS MER
2. Pain and disability in the jaw and neck regions after whiplash trauma a short- and long-term perspectiveDetta är en avhandling från Umeå : Umeå Universitet
Sammanfattning : Whiplash trauma, a hyperextension-flexion trauma to the neck that is often related to a car accident, affects tens of thousands in Sweden every year. A significant proportion will develop long-term symptoms including neck pain and dysfunction – this is embraced as Whiplash associated disorders (WAD). LÄS MER
3. Chronic orofacial pain. Understanding patients from two perspectives : the clinical view and the patient's experienceDetta är en avhandling från Malmö University, Faculty of Odontology
Sammanfattning : The aim of this thesis was to study chronic orofacial pain patients from two perspectives - the clinical view and the experience of the patient - in order to improve the understanding of the patients and their condition. All patients had been referred to the Faculty of Odontology, Malmö University, Malmö, Sweden owing to chronic orofacial pain. LÄS MER
- Detta är en avhandling från Umeå
Sammanfattning : Temporomandibular disorders (TMD) embrace pain and dysfunction in the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) and jaw muscles. TMD is a prevalent condition in the population and constitutes a significant health problem. LÄS MER
- Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis
Sammanfattning : Pain and itch are two distinct sensations, but the fundamental question of how our nervous system distinguishes the processing and encoding of their related information is still far to be clearly delineated. At the spinal cord level, evidences have pointed out specific groups of neurons expressing the gastrin releasing peptide (Grp) and its receptor (Grpr) as responsible for carrying specifically itch-related information. LÄS MER