Rüdiger Emshoff

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Laser Doppler flow measurements of pulpal blood flow and severity of dental injury
    R Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Int Endod J 37:463-7. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Temporomandibular joint internal derangement and osteoarthrosis: are effusion and bone marrow edema prognostic indicators for arthrocentesis and hydraulic distention?
    Rüdiger Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University Clinic Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 65:66-73. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging findings of internal derangement, osteoarthrosis, effusion, and bone marrow edema before and after performance of arthrocentesis and hydraulic distension of the temporomandibular joint
    Rüdiger Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University Clinic of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 101:784-90. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Validation of the clinical diagnostic criteria for temporomandibular disorders for the diagnostic subgroup - disc derangement with reduction
    R Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgery and Department of Radiology, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Oral Rehabil 29:1139-45. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging findings of osteoarthrosis and effusion in patients with unilateral temporomandibular joint pain
    R Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 31:598-602. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Bone marrow edema of the mandibular condyle related to internal derangement, osteoarthrosis, and joint effusion
    Rüdiger Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 61:35-40. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Clinical factors affecting the outcome of occlusal splint therapy of temporomandibular joint disorders
    R Emshoff
    University Clinic of Innsbruck, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Oral Rehabil 33:393-401. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinical factors affecting the outcome of arthrocentesis and hydraulic distension of the temporomandibular joint
    Rüdiger Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 100:409-14. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Condylar erosion and disc displacement: detection with high-resolution ultrasonography
    Rüdiger Emshoff
    University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 61:877-81. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Relative odds of temporomandibular joint pain as a function of magnetic resonance imaging findings of internal derangement, osteoarthrosis, effusion, and bone marrow edema
    Rüdiger Emshoff
    University of Innsbruck, Höhenstrae 5, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 95:437-45. 2003

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  1. ncbi request reprint Laser Doppler flow measurements of pulpal blood flow and severity of dental injury
    R Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Int Endod J 37:463-7. 2004
    ..To evaluate laser Doppler flowmetry (LDF) measurements of pulpal blood flow (PBF) and severity of dental injury...
  2. ncbi request reprint Temporomandibular joint internal derangement and osteoarthrosis: are effusion and bone marrow edema prognostic indicators for arthrocentesis and hydraulic distention?
    Rüdiger Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University Clinic Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 65:66-73. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate whether the magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) variables of effusion and/or bone marrow edema may predict treatment outcomes of arthrocentesis and hydraulic distention of the TMJ...
  3. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging findings of internal derangement, osteoarthrosis, effusion, and bone marrow edema before and after performance of arthrocentesis and hydraulic distension of the temporomandibular joint
    Rüdiger Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University Clinic of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 101:784-90. 2006
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  4. ncbi request reprint Validation of the clinical diagnostic criteria for temporomandibular disorders for the diagnostic subgroup - disc derangement with reduction
    R Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgery and Department of Radiology, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Oral Rehabil 29:1139-45. 2002
    ..Patients assigned a clinical TMJ-related diagnosis of ID-I may need to be supplemented by evidence from MRI to determine the functional 'disc-condyle relationship'...
  5. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging findings of osteoarthrosis and effusion in patients with unilateral temporomandibular joint pain
    R Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 31:598-602. 2002
    ..Validation of MR imaging diagnoses would involve the investigation of cross-sectional and longitudinal evidence to assess decisive differences in terms of prognosis and/or treatment outcome...
  6. ncbi request reprint Bone marrow edema of the mandibular condyle related to internal derangement, osteoarthrosis, and joint effusion
    Rüdiger Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 61:35-40. 2003
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  7. ncbi request reprint Clinical factors affecting the outcome of occlusal splint therapy of temporomandibular joint disorders
    R Emshoff
    University Clinic of Innsbruck, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Oral Rehabil 33:393-401. 2006
    ..Time since pain onset was an important prognostic determinant of successful occlusal splint therapy...
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinical factors affecting the outcome of arthrocentesis and hydraulic distension of the temporomandibular joint
    Rüdiger Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 100:409-14. 2005
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  9. ncbi request reprint Condylar erosion and disc displacement: detection with high-resolution ultrasonography
    Rüdiger Emshoff
    University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 61:877-81. 2003
    ..Our goal was to determine the feasibility of high-resolution sonography for the detection of condylar erosion and associated disc displacement at the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) condyle...
  10. ncbi request reprint Relative odds of temporomandibular joint pain as a function of magnetic resonance imaging findings of internal derangement, osteoarthrosis, effusion, and bone marrow edema
    Rüdiger Emshoff
    University of Innsbruck, Höhenstrae 5, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 95:437-45. 2003
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  11. ncbi request reprint Use of laser Doppler flowmetry to predict vitality of luxated or avulsed permanent teeth
    Rüdiger Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 98:750-5. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate whether laser Doppler flowmetry (LDF) measurements of pulpal blood flow (PBF) and/or dental injury type may predict treatment outcome of splinting of permanent maxillary incisors...
  12. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for temporomandibular joint pain in patients with disc displacement without reduction - a magnetic resonance imaging study
    R Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    J Oral Rehabil 30:537-43. 2003
    ..However, the data re-emphasize the aspect that these MR imaging variables may not be regarded as the unique and dominant factors in defining TMJ pain instances...
  13. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging predictors of temporomandibular joint pain
    Rüdiger Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    J Am Dent Assoc 134:705-14. 2003
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  14. ncbi request reprint Prognostic indicators of the outcome of arthrocentesis: a short-term follow-up study
    Rüdiger Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 96:12-8. 2003
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  15. ncbi request reprint Laser Doppler flowmetry of luxated permanent incisors: a receiver operator characteristic analysis
    R Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Oral Rehabil 31:866-72. 2004
    ..The data suggest the LDF test to be a valuable diagnostic adjunct for luxated teeth showing signs of adverse outcomes...
  16. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic characteristics of pulpal blood flow levels associated with adverse outcomes of luxated permanent maxillary incisors
    R Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    Dent Traumatol 20:270-5. 2004
    ..The clinical implication is that LDF may become useful in the prediction of adverse outcomes at a much earlier time period than may be accomplished by standard sensitivity tests...
  17. ncbi request reprint Determining predictor variables for treatment outcomes of arthrocentesis and hydraulic distention of the temporomandibular joint
    Rüdiger Emshoff
    University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 62:816-23. 2004
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  18. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging findings of temporomandibular joint soft tissue changes in type V and VI condylar injuries
    Rüdiger Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University Clinic Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 65:1550-4. 2007
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  19. doi request reprint Adverse outcomes of dental trauma splinting as related to displacement injury and pulpal blood flow level
    R Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Dent Traumatol 24:32-7. 2008
    ..2) (P = 0.000). Diagnoses of displaced teeth predicted dental injury patients who went on to show adverse treatment outcomes of splinting. PBF measurements were related to the severity of adverse outcome...
  20. doi request reprint Treatment outcomes of dental injury diagnoses as related to blood flow measurements from teeth
    R Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    J Oral Rehabil 35:209-17. 2008
    ..000). Diagnoses of displaced and root fractured teeth predicted dental injury patients who went on to show adverse treatment outcomes of splinting. Blood flow measurements from teeth were related to the severity of adverse outcome...
  21. doi request reprint Outcomes of dental fracture injury as related to laser Doppler flow measurements of pulpal blood-flow level
    Rüdiger Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    Dent Traumatol 24:416-21. 2008
    ..49 odds ratio) (P = 0.004). PBF measurements were related to the severity of adverse outcomes. Diagnoses of treatment outcomes predicted the presence of specific PBF levels...
  22. ncbi request reprint Reliability and temporal variation of masseter muscle thickness measurements utilizing ultrasonography
    R Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Oral Rehabil 30:1168-72. 2003
    ..Ultrasonography may be used to investigate the effect of specific treatment modalities on masseter thickness measurements...
  23. doi request reprint Low-level laser therapy for treatment of temporomandibular joint pain: a double-blind and placebo-controlled trial
    Rüdiger Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 105:452-6. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the effectiveness of low-level laser therapy (LLLT) in the management of temporomandibular joint (TMJ) pain in a random and double-blind research design...
  24. ncbi request reprint Error patterns and observer variations in the high-resolution ultrasonography imaging evaluation of the disk position of the temporomandibular joint
    Rüdiger Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 93:369-75. 2002
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  25. ncbi request reprint Comparing methods for diagnosing temporomandibular joint disk displacement without reduction
    Rüdiger Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Am Dent Assoc 133:442-51. 2002
    ..The authors conducted a prospective, double-blind study to determine whether applying the specific CDC/TMD diagnosis of TMJ internal derangement, or ID, type III would demonstrate good agreement with diagnoses obtained by MRI...
  26. doi request reprint Characteristics of pulpal blood flow levels associated with non-segmented and segmented Le Fort I osteotomy
    Rüdiger Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University Clinic of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 105:379-84. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was (1) to test whether Le Fort I (LF-I) osteotomy may show tooth type-related effects on LDF measurements, and (2) to investigate whether LF-I and tooth type may predict adverse PBF outcomes...
  27. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of pulpal blood flow after tooth splinting of luxated permanent maxillary incisors
    Heinrich Strobl
    Department of Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Dent Traumatol 20:36-41. 2004
    ..Further studies are warranted to assess the validity of post-traumatic 'ischemic episodes' by comparing it to histological tooth pulp changes...
  28. doi request reprint Cephalometric variables discriminate among magnetic resonance imaging-based structural characteristic groups of the temporomandibular joint
    Rüdiger Emshoff
    Orofacial Pain Unit, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Center of Dentistry and Oral Surgery, Innsbruck, Austria
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 112:118-25. 2011
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  29. doi request reprint Structural characteristics of bilateral temporomandibular joint disc displacement without reduction and osteoarthrosis are important determinants of horizontal mandibular and vertical ramus deficiency: a magnetic resonance imaging study
    Stefan Bertram
    Private Practice, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Wals Siezenheim, Austria
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 69:1898-904. 2011
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  30. doi request reprint The use of likelihood ratio methodology to find predictors of treatment outcome in patients with dental injury diagnoses
    R Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgery, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Oral Rehabil 37:107-15. 2010
    ..Predictive modelling may provide clinicians with the opportunity to identify 'at-risk' patients early and initiate specific treatment approaches...
  31. ncbi request reprint Are internal derangement and osteoarthrosis linked to changes in clinical outcome measures of arthrocentesis of the temporomandibular joint?
    Rüdiger Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgery, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 61:1162-7; discussion 1167-70. 2003
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  32. ncbi request reprint The biological concept of "internal derangement and osteoarthrosis": a diagnostic approach in patients with temporomandibular joint pain?
    Rüdiger Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 93:39-44. 2002
    ..We sought to investigate whether the finding of temporomandibular joint (TMJ)-related pain may be linked to magnetic resonance (MR) imaging findings of TMJ internal derangement and TMJ osteoarthrosis...
  33. ncbi request reprint Clinical signs of orbital wall fractures as a function of anatomic location
    Siegfried Jank
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 96:149-53. 2003
    ..The objective of this study was to see whether clinical signs of medial orbital wall fractures distinguished these fractures from fractures of the lateral orbital wall and the orbital floor...
  34. ncbi request reprint Assessing revascularization of avulsed permanent maxillary incisors by laser Doppler flowmetry
    Heinrich Strobl
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    J Am Dent Assoc 134:1597-603. 2003
    ..Dental avulsion is associated with loss of pulpal sensitivity. The authors conducted this study to assess whether LDF could be used to detect revascularization of replanted teeth...
  35. doi request reprint Are temporomandibular joint disk displacements without reduction and osteoarthrosis important determinants of mandibular backward positioning and clockwise rotation?
    Rüdiger Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Center of Dentistry and Oral Surgery, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 111:435-41. 2011
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  36. doi request reprint Likelihood ratio methodology to identify predictors of treatment outcome in temporomandibular joint arthralgia patients
    Rüdiger Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 106:525-33. 2008
    ..The purpose of this prospective, cohort study of patients with temporomandibular joint (TMJ) pain was to develop rules to predict treatment outcome related to occlusal stabilization splints...
  37. doi request reprint Clinically important difference thresholds of the visual analog scale: a conceptual model for identifying meaningful intraindividual changes for pain intensity
    Rüdiger Emshoff
    Orofacial Pain Unit, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Center of Dentistry and Oral Surgery, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstraβe 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Pain 152:2277-82. 2011
    ..13, P=.340). On the basis of the results, we advocate the choice of a single CID value according to the context of the patient's baseline level of pain...
  38. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound versus computed tomography in the imaging of orbital floor fractures
    Siegfried Jank
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Insbruck, Inssdbruck, Austria
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 62:150-4. 2004
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  39. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of ultrasonography in determining medial and lateral orbital wall fractures with a curved-array scanner
    Siegfried Jank
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 62:451-5. 2004
    ..The purpose of the study was to evaluate the diagnostic value of ultrasonography to determine medial and lateral orbital wall fractures...
  40. ncbi request reprint Relationship between temporomandibular joint pain and magnetic resonance imaging findings of internal derangement
    R Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 30:118-22. 2001
    ..The data confirm the biological concept of DCR as a diagnostic approach in patients with signs and symptoms of TMJ-related pain...
  41. ncbi request reprint Diagnosing TMJ internal derangement and osteoarthritis with magnetic resonance imaging
    S Bertram
    Department of Oral and Maxillo-Facial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    J Am Dent Assoc 132:753-61. 2001
    ..CLINICAL IMPLICATIONS: Using MRI to supplement clinical findings of TMJ pain appears warranted and necessary to establish the presence or absence of TMJ ID...
  42. ncbi request reprint Effect of stabilization-type splints on the asymmetry of masseter muscle sites during maximal clenching
    S Bertram
    Department of Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    J Oral Rehabil 29:447-51. 2002
    ..Further studies are warranted to evaluate muscle-site specific effects in patient and non-patient groups and to relate these effects to pre-treatment variables like bite force, preferred chewing side, facial morphology and occlusion...
  43. ncbi request reprint Estimation of clinically important change for visual analog scales measuring chronic temporomandibular disorder pain
    Rüdiger Emshoff
    Orofacial Pain Unit, University Clinic of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Orofac Pain 24:262-9. 2010
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  44. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic quality of dynamic high-resolution ultrasonography of the TMJ--a pilot study
    S Jank
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Maximilianstr 10, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 34:132-7. 2005
    ..Further studies have to be done to reduce false-negative results...
  45. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging findings of internal derangement and effusion in patients with unilateral temporomandibular joint pain
    A Rudisch
    Department of Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Radiology, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 92:566-71. 2001
    ..Therefore, MR imaging appears to be a warranted and necessary supplement to the clinical findings...
  46. ncbi request reprint Laser Doppler flow investigation of fractured permanent maxillary incisors
    H Strobl
    Department of Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Oral Rehabil 31:23-8. 2004
    ..The LDF may become useful in the detection of transient ischaemic episodes and the identification of teeth at risk for adverse sequelae such as avascular necrosis and tissue loss...
  47. ncbi request reprint Disk displacement of the temporomandibular joint: sonography versus MR imaging
    Rüdiger Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Maximilianstr 10, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 178:1557-62. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the value of dynamic sonography in the evaluation of internal derangements of a temporomandibular joint (TMJ) during maximal mandibular range of motion...
  48. ncbi request reprint Clinical versus magnetic resonance imaging findings with internal derangement of the temporomandibular joint: an evaluation of anterior disc displacement without reduction
    Rüdiger Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 60:36-41; discussion 42-3. 2002
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  49. ncbi request reprint Are high-resolution ultrasonographic signs of disc displacement valid?
    Rüdiger Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 60:623-8; discussion 628-9. 2002
    ..The study goal was to define the positive predictive value (PPV) for the diagnosis of disc displacement of the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) with the use of high-resolution ultrasonography (HR-US)...
  50. ncbi request reprint Temporomandibular joint internal derangement type III: relationship to magnetic resonance imaging findings of internal derangement and osteoarthrosis. An intraindividual approach
    R Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 30:390-6. 2001
    ..Further, the data confirm the biological concept of 'DDNR and OA' as an underlying mechanism in the etiology of TMJ-related pain and dysfunction...
  51. ncbi request reprint Temporomandibular joint pain: relationship to internal derangement type, osteoarthrosis, and synovial fluid mediator level of tumor necrosis factor-alpha
    R Emshoff
    University of Innsbruck, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Austria
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 90:442-9. 2000
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  52. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging findings of internal derangement in temporomandibular joints without a clinical diagnosis of temporomandibular disorder
    R Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    J Oral Rehabil 29:516-22. 2002
    ..The data confirm the aspect of clinical diagnostic criteria as an unreliable instrument in predicting MR imaging diagnoses of TMJ ID...
  53. ncbi request reprint Orbital floor reconstruction with flexible Ethisorb patches: a retrospective long-term follow-up study
    Siegfried Jank
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 95:16-22. 2003
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  54. ncbi request reprint High-resolution ultrasonography of the TMJ: helpful diagnostic approach for patients with TMJ disorders ?
    S Jank
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Craniomaxillofac Surg 29:366-71. 2001
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate patients with a clinical diagnosis of internal derangement to determine the diagnostic value of static high resolution ultrasonography (HR-US) when compared with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)...
  55. ncbi request reprint Condylar injury: magnetic resonance imaging findings of temporomandibular joint soft-tissue changes
    S Gerhard
    Department of Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University Clinic of Innsbruck, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 36:214-8. 2007
    ..62) and haemarthrosis (K=0.60). The results suggest that degree of condylar injury is related to MRI findings of capsular tear and haemarthrosis, and that MRI to supplement diagnosis of grade III condylar injury is warranted...
  56. ncbi request reprint Temporomandibular joint internal derangement: detection with 12.5 MHz ultrasonography
    I Brandlmaier
    Department of Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Oral Rehabil 30:796-801. 2003
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  57. ncbi request reprint Effect of luxation type on pulpal blood flow measurements: a long-term follow-up of luxated permanent maxillary incisors
    H Strobl
    Department of Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Oral Rehabil 32:260-5. 2005
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  58. ncbi request reprint Effect of segmental Le Fort I osteotomy on maxillary tooth type-related pulpal blood-flow characteristics
    R Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 89:749-52. 2000
    ..Laser Doppler flowmetry (LDF) is a noninvasive method to assess pulpal blood-flow (PBF). Osteotomies may have segment-related losses of pulpal sensibility...
  59. ncbi request reprint Effect of temporomandibular joint arthrocentesis on synovial fluid mediator level of tumor necrosis factor-alpha: implications for treatment outcome
    R Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 29:176-82. 2000
    ..Further, the findings may support the concept of bilateral arthrocentesis to be effective in the treatment of patients with a unilateral specific TMD diagnosis of non-chronic C/S...
  60. ncbi request reprint The short-term effect of stabilization-type splints on the local asymmetry of masseter muscle sites
    S Bertram
    Department of Oral and Maxillo-Facial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, A-6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    J Oral Rehabil 28:1139-43. 2001
    ..Further studies are warranted to evaluate muscle-site specific effects in patient and non-patient groups and to relate these effects to pre-treatment variables like bite force, preferred chewing side, facial morphology and occlusion...
  61. ncbi request reprint Effect of Le Fort I osteotomy on maxillary tooth-type-related pulpal blood-flow characteristics
    R Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 89:88-90. 2000
    ..Maxillary osteotomies have been associated with segment-related decreases in local PBF. The aim of this study was to assess the effect of a Le Fort I osteotomy on tooth-type-related PBF values...
  62. ncbi request reprint Effect of scanning level and muscle condition on ultrasonographic cross-sectional measurements of the anterior masseter muscle
    S Bertram
    Department of Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Oral Rehabil 30:430-5. 2003
    ..058). The scanning level with highest reproducibility was halfway between the origin and insertion (ICC = 0.92; ME = 6.2%). The data suggest that ultrasonography is a reliable method for measuring LSCDs of the anterior masseter muscle...
  63. doi request reprint Mineralization density and apparent density in mandibular condyle bone
    Gabriele Mühlberger
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Medical University Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 107:573-9. 2009
    ..This study evaluated a method for determining the density and distribution of bone of mandibular condyles using proprietary computerized tomography (CT) software...
  64. ncbi request reprint Facial injuries in skiing. A retrospective study of 549 cases
    R Gassner
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    Sports Med 27:127-34. 1999
    ..We did not observe an increase in the number of skiing accidents causing facial injury in the last 5 years. Facial injuries represented 4% of all skiing injuries, a lower proportion than in other sports...
  65. ncbi request reprint Temporomandibular joint osteoarthrosis diagnosed with high resolution ultrasonography versus magnetic resonance imaging: how reliable is high resolution ultrasonography?
    I Brandlmaier
    Department of Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Oral Rehabil 30:812-7. 2003
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  66. ncbi request reprint Stability after rigid fixation of simultaneous maxillary impaction and mandibular advancement osteotomies
    R Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Maximilianstrasse 10, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 32:137-42. 2003
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  67. ncbi request reprint Cross-sectional characteristics of the masseter muscle: an ultrasonographic study
    S Bertram
    Department of Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 32:64-8. 2003
    ..4%) of the contracted muscle were the most reproducible. The conclusion is that ultrasonography is a reproducible method for measuring cross-sections at the middle and lower level of the contracted masseter muscle...
  68. ncbi request reprint Validation of the clinical diagnostic criteria for temporomandibular disorders for the diagnostic subgroup of degenerative joint disease
    I Brandlmaier
    Department of Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    J Oral Rehabil 30:401-6. 2003
    ..Patients assigned a clinical TMJ-related diagnosis of DJD may need to be supplemented by evidence from MRI to determine the presence or absence of OA...
  69. ncbi request reprint Ultrasonographic assessment of local cross-sectional dimensions of masseter muscle sites: a reproducible technique?
    R Emshoff
    Department of Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgery and Radiology, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Oral Rehabil 29:1059-62. 2002
    ..605). The muscle site with highest reproducibility was the medio-inferior site (ICC = 0.92; ME = 6.4%). The data suggest that ultrasonography is a reproducible method for measuring LSCDs of the masseter muscle...
  70. ncbi request reprint The diagnostic value of ultrasonography in the detection of orbital floor fractures with a curved array transducer
    S Jank
    University of Innsbruck, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Innsbruck
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 33:13-8. 2004
    ..The results in the current study imply that ultrasonography can be used as an alternative method in the investigation of orbital floor fractures...
  71. ncbi request reprint Incidence of oral and maxillofacial skiing injuries due to different injury mechanisms
    R Gassner
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 57:1068-73. 1999
    ..This study emphasizes the significance of maxillofacial injuries in skiing accidents, correlating injury mechanisms and patterns, by evaluating a large population of maxillofacial injuries over a 6-year period...
  72. ncbi request reprint Mountainbiking--a dangerous sport: comparison with bicycling on oral and maxillofacial trauma
    R Gassner
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 28:188-91. 1999
    ..8% compared to 10.8% in mountainbikers. Reduction of facial injuries due to cycling-related accidents needs appropriate design of helmets with faceguards and compulsory helmet use for all cyclists, and particularly mountainbikers...