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Author Hanson, Marvin L., 1932-

Title Orofacial myology : international perspectives / by Marvin L. Hanson and Robert M. Mason ; with contributed chapters by eight authors from four continents
Edition Second edition
Published Springfield, IL : Charles C Thomas, [2003]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 476 pages) : illustrations
Contents Machine generated contents note: Ch. 1 Nature of Oral Myofunctional Disorders -- Ch. 2 Scope of the Problem: Prevalence of Tongue Thrust and Associated Disorders -- Ch. 3 History -- Ch. 4 Etiologies -- Ch. 5 Team Approach -- Ch. 6 Anatomy for the Orofacial Myologist -- Ch. 7 Physiological Perspectives -- Ch. 8 Speech: Some Guidelines for the Dental Specialist -- Ch. 9 Dentition -- Ch. 10 Orthodontic Concepts and Procedures -- Ch. 11 Evaluating Structures and Functions -- Ch. 12 Treatment: Basic Considerations -- Ch. 13 Hanson's Therapy for Tongue Thrust -- Ch. 14 Sucking and Other Habits -- Ch. 15 Orofacial Myology in Argentina / Ana Lia Garretto -- Ch. 16 Orofacial Myology in Brazil / Branca Vaidergorn -- Ch. 17 State of the Art in Europe / Hermann Hahn -- Ch. 18 Oral Stereognosis / Vevi Hahn -- Ch. 19 Action Chain of the Swallow Reflex: Activities and Assignments / Erhardt Thiele -- Ch. 20 Oral Myofunctional Therapy: Essential for Surgical Orthodontic Treatment / Hideharu Yamaguchi -- Ch. 21 Ballovent: A Supplementary Tool / Susanne Codoni -- Ch. 22 Basic Sensorimotor Procedures / Cynthia F. Landis -- Ch. 23 Supplementary Exercises and Procedures from Ten Clinicians -- Ch. 24 Professional Matters
Summary The purpose of this new edition is to bring to readers in dental, speech, and oral myofunctional professions the most up-to-date awareness of what has happened, and is happening, in the field of orofacial myology throughout the world. In this volume, the information is intended for basic and intermediate levels. This expanded text also includes contributions from four continents and therapy suggestions from ten additional clinicians. Included are updated and expanded chapters on the scope of myofuntional disorders, history of myofunctional problems and treatment regimes, anatomy, physiology, s
Notes Print version record
Subject Face -- Muscles -- Abnormalities -- Treatment.
Mouth -- Muscles -- Abnormalities -- Treatment.
Oral habits.
Tongue thrust.
Form Electronic book
Author Hanson, Marvin L., 1932- Fundamentals of orofacial myology
Mason, Robert M., 1937-
ISBN 0398084289 (electronic bk.)
9780398084288 (electronic bk.)