Journal of Advanced Clinical and Research Insights | 2019
Current concepts of trauma from occlusion - A review
It has been a topic of debate among dental care professionals, if trauma from occlusion is linked with periodontal disease or not. There are several schools of thought related to if trauma from occlusion is an etiological factor or cofactor for the occurrence of periodontal diseases. The present review article discusses historical background, etiological factors, classification, relevant terminologies, tissue response, signs and symptoms, advanced diagnostic methods, and treatment.