The Journal of Korean Physical Therapy Indexed in /covered by CAS, KoreaScience & DOI/Crossref:eISSN 2287-156X   pISSN 1229-0475

The Journal of Korean Physical Therapy Indexed in /covered by CAS, KoreaScience & DOI/Crossref:eISSN 2287-156X pISSN 1229-0475

Table. 1.

Table. 1.

Distance and angle variation before and after intervention

Gum Control p
Closed mouth Distance (mm) FC -0.75±1.32 0.17±1.02 0.584
RtFM -0.32±0.69 -0.50±0.63 0.854
LtFM -0.90±0.92 1.52±1.26 0.072
Angle (˚) FCA 0.10±0.90 -0.33±1.07 0.765
Rt. TMJ 0.31±0.64 0.99±0.40 0.375
Lt. TMJ 0.11±0.64 -0.26±0.58 0.671
Maximal mouth opening Distance (mm) FC 0.34±2.00 -3.53±2.07 0.196
RtFM -0.71±0.61 0.16±0.49 0.274
LtFM -1.27±0.92 1.66±0.79 0.027*
Angle (˚) FCA -0.39±1.43 1.69±1.28 0.146
Rt. TMJ 0.97±0.83 -0.05±0.53 0.310
Lt. TMJ -6.52±1.02 -0.90±0.56 0.001*

Mean±standard deviation. FC: forehead to chin, RtFM: forehead to right middle region, LtFM: forehead to left middle region, FCA: forehead-to-chin angle, TMJ: temporomandibular joint. *p<0.05.

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