Clinical and instrumental treatment of a patient with dysfunction of the stomatognathic system: a case report

Ann Stomatol (Roma). 2010 Apr;1(2):2-5. Epub 2010 Dec 8.


This article details a case report of a subject chosen from among patients treated in the author's clinic in the Posturology and Gnathology Section of the University Milano-Bicocca.It shows how the indispensable clinical analysis of the stomatognathic system and the connections between posture can be supported by instrumental analysis, such as the computerized occlusal analysis system and the force platform, to diagnose and treat dysfunctional patients.

Keywords: computerized occlusal analysis; force platform; occlusal splint; occlusion; posture.