Skip to main content

Table 1 Distribution of the articles reviewed and type of dislocation

From: Evaluation of the mechanism and principles of management of temporomandibular joint dislocation. Systematic review of literature and a proposed new classification of temporomandibular joint dislocation

Parameter Frequency
No. of articles reviewed 128
No. of relevant articles 79
Type of articles  
   Case reports 26
   Case series 17
   Original articles 36
Type of dislocation  
   Acute 79
   Chronic 35
   Recurrent 311
   Superior 8
   Medial 11
   Lateral 2
   Bilateral 421
   Unilateral 4