Development of a Mandibular Motion Simulator for Total Joint Replacement


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Celebi N. , Rohner E. C. , Gateno J., Noble P. C. , Ismaily S. K. , Teichgraeber J. F. , ...More

JOURNAL OF ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY, vol.69, no.1, pp.66-79, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 69 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.joms.2010.05.085
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.66-79

Abstract

Purpose: The purpose of this study was to develop a motion simulator capable of recreating and recording the full range of mandibular motions in a cadaveric preparation for an intact temporomandibular joint (TMJ) and after total joint replacement.