S Palla

Summary

Affiliation: University of Zurich
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Muscular-arthroscopic pain: often unappreciated]
    S Palla
    Klinik für Kaufunktionsstörungen und Totalprothetik, Zentrum fur Zahn, Mund und Kieferheilkunde Zürich
    Schmerz 17:425-31. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint [Principles on therapy of myoarthropathic pain]
    S Palla
    Klinik für Kaufunktionsstörungen und Totalprothetik, Zurich, Switzerland
    Schmerz 16:373-80. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint 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
  4. ncbi request reprint Cortical activation resulting from painless vibrotactile dental stimulation measured by functional magnetic resonance imaging (FMRI)
    D A Ettlin
    Institute of Biomedical Engineering, ETH and University of Zurich, Switzerland
    J Dent Res 83:757-61. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint 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 request reprint Dynamic stereometry of the temporomandibular joint
    S Palla
    Masticatory Disorders and Complete Dentures, Center for Oral Medicine, Dental and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Orthod Craniofac Res 6:37-47. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Reproducibility of temporomandibular joint clicking
    L M Gallo
    Clinic for Masticatory Disorders and Complete Dentures, Center for Dental and Oral Medicine and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Orofac Pain 14:293-302. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint 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
  9. ncbi request reprint 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
  10. ncbi request reprint 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

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Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint [Muscular-arthroscopic pain: often unappreciated]
    S Palla
    Klinik für Kaufunktionsstörungen und Totalprothetik, Zentrum fur Zahn, Mund und Kieferheilkunde Zürich
    Schmerz 17:425-31. 2003
    ..In addition, tricyclic antidepressants may be used in order to treat the somatic pain component caused by the neuroplastic changes that take place in the central nervous system in chronic pain conditions...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Principles on therapy of myoarthropathic pain]
    S Palla
    Klinik für Kaufunktionsstörungen und Totalprothetik, Zurich, Switzerland
    Schmerz 16:373-80. 2002
    ..In addition, tricyclic antidepressants may be used in order to treat the somatic pain component caused by the neuroplastic changes that take place in the central nervous system in chronic pain conditions...
  3. ncbi request reprint 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...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cortical activation resulting from painless vibrotactile dental stimulation measured by functional magnetic resonance imaging (FMRI)
    D A Ettlin
    Institute of Biomedical Engineering, ETH and University of Zurich, Switzerland
    J Dent Res 83:757-61. 2004
    ..No significant brain activation was observed in the somatosensory cortex with this stimulation protocol. These results agree with previous findings obtained from invasive direct electrical cortical stimulation of the human insula...
  5. ncbi request reprint 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 request reprint Dynamic stereometry of the temporomandibular joint
    S Palla
    Masticatory Disorders and Complete Dentures, Center for Oral Medicine, Dental and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Orthod Craniofac Res 6:37-47. 2003
    ..The technique may also contribute to ameliorate our knowledge of TMJ biomechanics and therefore of the etiology of degenerative joint diseases and possibly also of internal derangement...
  7. ncbi request reprint Reproducibility of temporomandibular joint clicking
    L M Gallo
    Clinic for Masticatory Disorders and Complete Dentures, Center for Dental and Oral Medicine and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Orofac Pain 14:293-302. 2000
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  8. ncbi request reprint 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...
  9. ncbi request reprint 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...
  10. ncbi request reprint 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...
  11. doi request reprint Interindividual differences in the perception of dental stimulation and related brain activity
    D A Ettlin
    Center for Dental and Oral Medicine and Cranio maxillofacial Surgery, Clinic for Removable Prosthodontics, Masticatory Disorders and Special Care Dentistry, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur J Oral Sci 117:27-33. 2009
    ..In conclusion, differences of perceived intensity between individuals are reflected in the differential activity of a set of brain areas distinct from those regions, reflecting rating differences of unpleasantness...
  12. ncbi request reprint Orofacial migraine
    C Gaul
    Clinic for Masticatory Disorders and Complete Dentures, Centre for Dental and Oral Medicine and Cranio Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Cephalalgia 27:950-2. 2007
  13. ncbi request reprint Stereometric assessment of TMJ space variation by occlusal splints
    D A Ettlin
    Clinic for Masticatory Disorders, Removable Prosthodontics and Special Care Dentistry, Center for Oral Medicine, Dental and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    J Dent Res 87:877-81. 2008
    ..Hence, the insertion of a 3-mm-thick occlusal splint led to a change in the topographical condyle-fossa relationship, and therefore to a new distribution of contact areas between joint surfaces...
  14. ncbi request reprint Relationship between kinematic center and TMJ anatomy and function
    L M Gallo
    Center for Oral Medicine, Dental and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Zurich, Plattenstrasse 11, CH 8032 Zurich, Switzerland
    J Dent Res 87:726-30. 2008
    ..5 +/- 2.9 mm), nor did they coincide with points best approximating fossa shapes (distance, 12.5 +/- 6.4 mm). The kinematic center's anatomical and functional significance therefore appears to be questionable...
  15. ncbi request reprint Analysis of human mandibular mechanics based on screw theory and in vivo data
    J A Gal
    School of Engineering and Industrial Design, University of Western Sydney, Locked Bag 1797, Penrith South DC, NSW 1797, Australia
    J Biomech 37:1405-12. 2004
    ..The method presented is intended to facilitate understanding of mandibular function and dysfunction...
  16. ncbi request reprint Dynamic intra-articular space variation in clicking TMJs
    D B Gössi
    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 83:480-4. 2004
    ..9 +/- 0.2 mm, s(max) = 1.8 +/- 0.8 mm, a/h = 1.6 +/- 0.3). Clicking TMJs showed much less coincident stress-field paths and much "flatter" stress-fields than controls during jaw opening/closing...
  17. ncbi request reprint Effect of occlusal interference on habitual activity of human masseter
    A Michelotti
    Department of Dental and Maxillo Facial Sciences, Section of Orthodontics and Clinical Gnathology, School of Dentistry, University of Naples Federico II, Via Pansini 5, I 80131 Naples, Italy
    J Dent Res 84:644-8. 2005
    ..None of the subjects developed signs and/or symptoms of TMD throughout the whole study, and most of them adapted fairly well to the occlusal disturbance...
  18. ncbi request reprint The functional status of the masticatory system of 11-16-year-old adolescents: classification and validity
    M Sieber
    Clinic for Masticatory Disorders and Complete Dentures, Center for Dental and Oral Medicine, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 25:256-63. 1997
    ..The limitations of the Nielsen index led to the construction of a "Zurich-MAP index". The potential applications of both indices are discussed...