Luigi M Gallo

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Affiliation: University of Zurich
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi Modeling of temporomandibular joint function using MRI and jaw-tracking technologies--mechanics
    Luigi M Gallo
    Clinic for Masticatory Disorders and Complete Dentures, Center for Oral Medicine, Dental and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Cells Tissues Organs 180:54-68. 2005
  2. ncbi Reliability of scoring EMG orofacial events: polysomnography compared with ambulatory recordings
    L M Gallo
    Department of Masticatory Disorders and Complete Dentures, Centre for Oral Medicine and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    J Sleep Res 6:259-63. 1997
  3. ncbi Mandibular helical axis pathways during mastication
    L M Gallo
    Clinic for Masticatory Disorders and Complete Dentures, Center for Oral Medicine, Dental and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    J Dent Res 79:1566-72. 2000
  4. ncbi Stress-field translation in the healthy human temporomandibular joint
    L M Gallo
    Clinic for Masticatory Disorders, Center for Oral Medicine, Dental and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    J Dent Res 79:1740-6. 2000
  5. ncbi Mechanical work during stress-field translation in the human TMJ
    L M Gallo
    Clinic for Masticatory Disorders and Complete Dentures, Center for Oral Medicine, Dental and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Zurich, Plattenstrasse 11, CH 8028 Zurich, Switzerland
    J Dent Res 85:1006-10. 2006
  6. ncbi Relevance of mandibular helical axis analysis in functional and dysfunctional TMJs
    L M Gallo
    Clinic for Masticatory Disorders and Complete Dentures, Center for Oral Medicine, Dental and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Zurich, Plattenstrasse 11, CH 8032 Zurich, Switzerland
    J Biomech 39:1716-25. 2006
  7. doi Implant-supported mandibular splinting affects temporomandibular joint biomechanics
    Balthasar Zaugg
    Clinic of Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics and Dental Material Science, University of Zurich, Plattenstrasse 11, CH 8032 Zurich, Switzerland
    Clin Oral Implants Res 23:897-901. 2012
  8. doi Temporomandibular joint loading patterns related to joint morphology: a theoretical study
    Vera Colombo
    Clinic for Masticatory Disorders and Complete Dentures, Center for Oral Medicine, Dental and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Cells Tissues Organs 187:295-306. 2008
  9. doi Nocturnal masseter electromyographic activity of complete denture wearers
    Ina Nitschke
    Clinic of Masticatory Disorders, Removable Prosthodontics, Geriatric and Special Care Dentistry, Center of Dental Medicine, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Gerodontology 29:e595-601. 2012
  10. ncbi The mediolateral temporomandibular joint disc position: an in vivo quantitative study
    Yunn Jy Chen
    Clinic for Masticatory Disorders and Complete Dentures, Center for Dental and Oral Medicine, Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Zurich, Plattenstrasse 11, CH 8028 Zurich, Switzerland
    J Orofac Pain 16:29-38. 2002

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Publications16

  1. ncbi Modeling of temporomandibular joint function using MRI and jaw-tracking technologies--mechanics
    Luigi M Gallo
    Clinic for Masticatory Disorders and Complete Dentures, Center for Oral Medicine, Dental and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Cells Tissues Organs 180:54-68. 2005
    ..Further data indicate that the lateral area of the disc is mostly exposed to a higher mechanical energy density. This will be more intensively investigated using finite element method...
  2. ncbi Reliability of scoring EMG orofacial events: polysomnography compared with ambulatory recordings
    L M Gallo
    Department of Masticatory Disorders and Complete Dentures, Centre for Oral Medicine and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    J Sleep Res 6:259-63. 1997
    ..The results indicate that portable electromyography recorders are a valuable complement to polysomnographic recordings of orofacial motor activities as they provide a very good recognition rate with adequate time base data collection...
  3. ncbi Mandibular helical axis pathways during mastication
    L M Gallo
    Clinic for Masticatory Disorders and Complete Dentures, Center for Oral Medicine, Dental and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    J Dent Res 79:1566-72. 2000
    ..Thus, the helical axis changed its position and orientation continuously during mastication...
  4. ncbi Stress-field translation in the healthy human temporomandibular joint
    L M Gallo
    Clinic for Masticatory Disorders, Center for Oral Medicine, Dental and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    J Dent Res 79:1740-6. 2000
    ..The potential clinical importance of this measure is that long-term exposure of the TMJ disc to high work may result in fatigue failure of the TMJ disc...
  5. ncbi Mechanical work during stress-field translation in the human TMJ
    L M Gallo
    Clinic for Masticatory Disorders and Complete Dentures, Center for Oral Medicine, Dental and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Zurich, Plattenstrasse 11, CH 8028 Zurich, Switzerland
    J Dent Res 85:1006-10. 2006
    ..03). During mandibular laterotrusion, average mechanical work was 1.5 times greater in the contralateral joint. Peak magnitudes of work (> 3000 mJ) were 4 times that previously reported...
  6. ncbi Relevance of mandibular helical axis analysis in functional and dysfunctional TMJs
    L M Gallo
    Clinic for Masticatory Disorders and Complete Dentures, Center for Oral Medicine, Dental and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Zurich, Plattenstrasse 11, CH 8032 Zurich, Switzerland
    J Biomech 39:1716-25. 2006
    ..The helical axis analysis of mandibular movements was sensitive to kinematic irregularities of the mandible due to an internal joint derangement as well as to differences in food bolus size and consistency...
  7. doi Implant-supported mandibular splinting affects temporomandibular joint biomechanics
    Balthasar Zaugg
    Clinic of Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics and Dental Material Science, University of Zurich, Plattenstrasse 11, CH 8032 Zurich, Switzerland
    Clin Oral Implants Res 23:897-901. 2012
    ..Mandibular functional movements lead to complex deformations of bony structures. The aim of this study was to test whether mandibular splinting influences condylar kinematics and temporomandibular joint (TMJ) loading patterns...
  8. doi Temporomandibular joint loading patterns related to joint morphology: a theoretical study
    Vera Colombo
    Clinic for Masticatory Disorders and Complete Dentures, Center for Oral Medicine, Dental and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Cells Tissues Organs 187:295-306. 2008
    ..Within the limits of this study, TMJ morphology seems to determine stress field path patterns...
  9. doi Nocturnal masseter electromyographic activity of complete denture wearers
    Ina Nitschke
    Clinic of Masticatory Disorders, Removable Prosthodontics, Geriatric and Special Care Dentistry, Center of Dental Medicine, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Gerodontology 29:e595-601. 2012
    ..Collection of normative data on activity patterns of the masseter during sleep in elderly denture wearers by portable electromyography (EMG) recorders...
  10. ncbi The mediolateral temporomandibular joint disc position: an in vivo quantitative study
    Yunn Jy Chen
    Clinic for Masticatory Disorders and Complete Dentures, Center for Dental and Oral Medicine, Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Zurich, Plattenstrasse 11, CH 8028 Zurich, Switzerland
    J Orofac Pain 16:29-38. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was the quantitative evaluation of disc rotation on a larger sample size, assessing the mediolateral disc geometry and position by the use of a reference system determined by the condylar long axis...
  11. ncbi Nonfunctional tooth contact in healthy controls and patients with myogenous facial pain
    Cheng yi Chen
    Clinic for Masticatory Disorders, Removable Prosthodontics and Special Care Dentistry, Centre for Oral Medicine, Dental and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    J Orofac Pain 21:185-93. 2007
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  12. doi Mechanical behavior of bovine nasal cartilage under static and dynamic loading
    Vera Colombo
    Clinic of Masticatory Disorders, Removable Prosthodontics, Geriatric and Special Care Dentistry, Center of Dental Medicine, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    J Biomech 46:2137-44. 2013
    ..In conclusion, mechanical properties of BNS cartilage under both static and dynamic compression were assessed, showing that this tissue behave as a biphasic material and has a viscoelastic response to dynamic forces...
  13. doi Design, construction and validation of a computer controlled system for functional loading of soft tissue
    Vera Colombo
    Laboratory of Physiology and Biomechanics of the Masticatory System, Center for Oral Medicine, Dental and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    Med Eng Phys 33:677-83. 2011
    ..Sinusoidal motion frequency can vary between 0.05 and 0.5Hz. In practical tests, viability staining of dynamically loaded cartilage slices showed extents of cell death to depend on the indenter velocity...
  14. ncbi Ibuprofen arginine for pain control during scaling and root planing: a randomized, triple-blind trial
    Dominik A Ettlin
    Center for Dental and Oral Medicine, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Clin Periodontol 33:345-50. 2006
    ..The aim of this controlled clinical trial was to investigate the analgesic efficacy and tolerability of ibuprofen arginine in patients with mild-to-moderate periodontitis during and after non-surgical periodontal treatment...
  15. ncbi Analysis of the TMJ intraarticular space variation: a non-invasive insight during mastication
    Kenji Fushima
    Department of Orthodontics, Kanagawa Dental College, Japan
    Med Eng Phys 25:181-90. 2003
    ..01). Furthermore, the minimum TMJ space at the end of closing increased from the beginning to the end of food comminution (p<0.01)...
  16. ncbi Biphasic finite element simulation of the TMJ disc from in vivo kinematic and geometric measurements
    Peter S Donzelli
    Department of Biomedical Engineering and Scientific Computation Research Center, JEC 7049, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 110 8th Street, Troy, NY 12180, USA
    J Biomech 37:1787-91. 2004
    ..For small jaw opening movements, asymmetries in the load of the disc are found, with especially higher shear stresses in the lateral portion...