Articles on Issues in Oral-Systemic Health

Articles I recommend:

Terhune Alty, Cathleen. “That’s How the Light Gets In.” RDH Aug. 2013: 30-36. Print. An interview with author Carol Vander Stoep, RDH, BSDH, OMT explores how dentistry can improve care by changing traditional approaches. That’s How the Light Gets In

Guimarães, K.C., Drager, L.F., Genta, P.R., Marcondes, B.F., and Lorenzi-Filho, G. (2009). Effects of oropharyngeal exercises on patients with moderate obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (PDF). Am J Respir Crit Care Med 179: 962–966.

Haug, C.J. (2008). Human papillomavirus vaccination – Reasons for caution. NEJM 359: 861-62.

Moeller, J. (2010) Orofacial myofunctional therapy: The critical missing element to complete patient care. Dentaltown August.

Moeller, J. (2009). Moeller:What is Myofunctional Therapy?  (PDF). J Am Orthod Soc 9 (2): 22-28.

Moeller, J. (2009). Orofacial myofunctional therapy. RDH 29 (11): np.

Smithpeter, J., and Covell, D., Jr. (2010). Relapse of anterior open bites treated with orthodontic appliances with and without orofacial myofunctional therapy (PDF). Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 137 (5): 605-14.

Compilation by Adam Goodwin, DDS: Sleep Disorders and Therapy.