A G Glaros

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Affiliation: Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Headache and oral parafunctional behaviors
    Alan G Glaros
    Division of Basic Medical Sciences, Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, 1750 Independence Ave, Kansas City, MO, 64106, USA
    Appl Psychophysiol Biofeedback 39:59-66. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Tooth contact versus clenching: oral parafunctions and facial pain
    Alan G Glaros
    Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, Kansas City, MO, USA
    J Orofac Pain 26:176-80. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Reduction in parafunctional activity: a potential mechanism for the effectiveness of splint therapy
    A G Glaros
    Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, Kansas City, MO 64106, USA
    J Oral Rehabil 34:97-104. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Alexithymia and pain in temporomandibular disorder
    Alan G Glaros
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, MO 64106, USA
    J Psychosom Res 59:85-8. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Tooth contact in patients with temporomandibular disorders
    Alan G Glaros
    Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, 1750 Independence Ave, Kansas City, MO 64106, USA
    Cranio 23:188-93. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint The role of parafunctions, emotions and stress in predicting facial pain
    Alan G Glaros
    Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, MO 64106, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 136:451-8. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Headache and temporomandibular disorders: evidence for diagnostic and behavioural overlap
    A G Glaros
    Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, Kansas City, MO 64106, USA
    Cephalalgia 27:542-9. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Comparison of habit reversal and a behaviorally-modified dental treatment for temporomandibular disorders: a pilot investigation
    Alan G Glaros
    Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, 1750 Independence Ave, Kansas City, MO 64106, USA
    Appl Psychophysiol Biofeedback 32:149-54. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Diurnal variation in pain reports in temporomandibular disorder patients and control subjects
    Alan G Glaros
    Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, 1750 Independence Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64106, USA
    J Orofac Pain 22:115-21. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Temporomandibular disorders and facial pain: a psychophysiological perspective
    Alan G Glaros
    Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, Kansas City, MO 64106, USA
    Appl Psychophysiol Biofeedback 33:161-71. 2008

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Publications23

  1. doi request reprint Headache and oral parafunctional behaviors
    Alan G Glaros
    Division of Basic Medical Sciences, Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, 1750 Independence Ave, Kansas City, MO, 64106, USA
    Appl Psychophysiol Biofeedback 39:59-66. 2014
    ..Individuals with headaches engage in significantly higher rates and intensities of oral parafunctional behaviors. Treatment of these behaviors using habit reversal techniques appears to have the same effect on pain as waiting. ..
  2. ncbi request reprint Tooth contact versus clenching: oral parafunctions and facial pain
    Alan G Glaros
    Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, Kansas City, MO, USA
    J Orofac Pain 26:176-80. 2012
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  3. ncbi request reprint Reduction in parafunctional activity: a potential mechanism for the effectiveness of splint therapy
    A G Glaros
    Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, Kansas City, MO 64106, USA
    J Oral Rehabil 34:97-104. 2007
    ..Patients who reduced tooth contact intensity the most reported greater relief from pain. Splints may produce therapeutic effects by reducing parafunctional activities associated with TMD pain...
  4. ncbi request reprint Alexithymia and pain in temporomandibular disorder
    Alan G Glaros
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, MO 64106, USA
    J Psychosom Res 59:85-8. 2005
    ..To clarify the relationship of global alexithymia and its facets with pain, assessed prospectively using experience sampling methods (ESMs), in temporomandibular disorder (TMD)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Tooth contact in patients with temporomandibular disorders
    Alan G Glaros
    Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, 1750 Independence Ave, Kansas City, MO 64106, USA
    Cranio 23:188-93. 2005
    ..Increased masticatory muscle activity responsible for tooth contact and tension may be an important mechanism in the etiology and maintenance of the myofascial pain and arthralgia of TMD...
  6. ncbi request reprint The role of parafunctions, emotions and stress in predicting facial pain
    Alan G Glaros
    Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, MO 64106, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 136:451-8. 2005
    ..The authors conducted a study to examine the degree to which parafunctions and emotional states predicted jaw pain in subjects with temporomandibular disorder (TMD) and control subjects...
  7. ncbi request reprint Headache and temporomandibular disorders: evidence for diagnostic and behavioural overlap
    A G Glaros
    Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, Kansas City, MO 64106, USA
    Cephalalgia 27:542-9. 2007
    ..These results are similar to those reported for TMD patients and they suggest that headache patients and TMD patients overlap considerably in diagnosis and oral parafunctional behaviours...
  8. ncbi request reprint Comparison of habit reversal and a behaviorally-modified dental treatment for temporomandibular disorders: a pilot investigation
    Alan G Glaros
    Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, 1750 Independence Ave, Kansas City, MO 64106, USA
    Appl Psychophysiol Biofeedback 32:149-54. 2007
    ..Pain decreased significantly for both groups and did not differ between groups. Habit reversal may be as effective as a behaviorally-modified splint therapy for TMD-related pain...
  9. ncbi request reprint Diurnal variation in pain reports in temporomandibular disorder patients and control subjects
    Alan G Glaros
    Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, 1750 Independence Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64106, USA
    J Orofac Pain 22:115-21. 2008
    ..To test the hypothesis that temporomandibular disorder (TMD) patients have characteristic diurnal patterns of pain that are associated with diurnal or nocturnal parafunctions...
  10. doi request reprint Temporomandibular disorders and facial pain: a psychophysiological perspective
    Alan G Glaros
    Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, Kansas City, MO 64106, USA
    Appl Psychophysiol Biofeedback 33:161-71. 2008
    ..Preliminary work shows that reduction in tooth contact via habit reversal techniques may be a promising mechanism for reducing pain in these patients...
  11. ncbi request reprint Psychophysiological definitions of clenching
    Alan G Glaros
    Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, 1750 Independence Ave, Kansas City, MO 64106, USA
    Cranio 24:252-7. 2006
    ..The precise behavioral meaning of clenching varies across individuals. The failure to account for these individual differences may explain in part reported discrepancies on the role of parafunctions in TMD...
  12. ncbi request reprint Effect of parafunctional clenching on temporomandibular disorder pain and proprioceptive awareness
    A G Glaros
    Department of Dental Public Health and Behavioral Science, School of Dentistry, University of Missouri Kansas City, Kansas City, Missouri, USA
    Cranio 18:198-204. 2000
    ..Self-reported pain post-training was significantly higher for the Increase group. Parafunctional clenching did not affect performance in the proprioceptive test...
  13. ncbi request reprint Parafunctional clenching, pain, and effort in temporomandibular disorders
    Alan G Glaros
    Department of Dental Public Health and Behavioral Science, University of Missouri Kansas City, Kansas City, Missouri, USA
    J Behav Med 27:91-100. 2004
    ..Parafunctional clenching increases pain and can lead to a diagnosis of TMD in otherwise pain-free individuals. Pain reports are positively correlated with the activity of the masseter muscle...
  14. ncbi request reprint Perceived efficacy, indications, and information sources for medically indigent patients and their healthcare providers regarding dietary supplements
    Patrick G Clay
    Associate Professor and Director of Dybedal Clinical Research Center, Kansas City, MO, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 40:427-32. 2006
    ..Safety concerns regarding the use of dietary supplements are further exacerbated by a suboptimal level of patient disclosure and provider inquiry...
  15. ncbi request reprint Anatomic changes related to laryngeal descent from birth to 1 year of age: do they play a role in SIDS?
    Robert E Stephens
    Department of Anatomy, Kansas City Mo University of Medicine and Biosciences, 1750 Independence Ave, Kansas City, MO 64106, USA
    Ear Nose Throat J 89:313-7. 2010
    ..028366 mm/day at 300 days of age. We found no sharp increase in the rate of descent at 2 to 4 months of age, and thus no support for our hypothesis that there might be a correlation between anatomic changes and the peak incidence of SIDS...
  16. ncbi request reprint Properties of silorane-based dental resins and composites containing a stress-reducing monomer
    J David Eick
    Department of Oral Biology, University of Missouri Kansas City, Kansas City, MO, USA
    Dent Mater 23:1011-7. 2007
    ..To evaluate properties of silorane-based resins and composites containing a stress reducing monomer...
  17. ncbi request reprint Inter-examiner reliability of physical assessment methods for assessing temporomandibular disorders
    Leonard L Lausten
    Department of Dental Public Health and Behavioral Science, University of Missouri Kansas City School of Dentistry, USA
    Gen Dent 52:509-13. 2004
    ..Using the examination and diagnosis procedures specified in the RDC/TMD, conscientious nonexpert examiners can assign diagnostic labels to the major subcategories of TMD with a satisfactory level of reliability...
  18. ncbi request reprint Teaching evidence-based approaches to orofacial pain
    Alan G Glaros
    J Orofac Pain 16:89. 2002
  19. ncbi request reprint Comparison of panoramic radiography and panoramic digital subtraction radiography in the detection of simulated osteophytic lesions of the mandibular condyle
    Farah Masood
    University of Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, Okla 73190, USA
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 93:626-31. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to compare panoramic temporomandibular joint radiography, unenhanced and color-enhanced digital-subtraction radiography with respect to detectability of simulated osteophytic lesions of the mandibular condyle...
  20. doi request reprint Physician licensure during disasters: a National Survey of State Medical Boards
    Lori A Boyajian-O'Neill
    JAMA 299:169-71. 2008
  21. ncbi request reprint Effect of measurement site on the dimensional accuracy of die-forming materials and techniques
    Cynthia S Petrie
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, University of Missouri Kansas City School of Dentistry, USA
    Gen Dent 52:228-32. 2004
    ..This investigation utilized a standardized model with two identical dies to measure die accuracy at four sites, using five different die-forming materials/techniques...
  22. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of biofeedback-based treatments for temporomandibular disorders
    Andrew Crider
    Department of Psychology, Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts, USA
    Appl Psychophysiol Biofeedback 30:333-45. 2005
    ..We discuss guidelines for designing and reporting research in this area and suggest possible directions for future studies...
  23. ncbi request reprint A comparison between two types of radiographic film for accuracy of measurements of approximal osseous defects
    Masood Farah
    Department of Oral Diagnosis and Radiology, University of Oklahoma, School of Dentistry, USA
    J Contemp Dent Pract 7:22-9. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare two types of conventional radiographic film: Ekta-speed plus and Insight (Eastman Kodak Co, Rochester NY, USA) for accuracy of measurements of approximal bone loss...

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