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Table 2 Treatments useful for Acute 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

Treatment No. of patients
Manual reduction without anaesthesia 63
Manual reduction with Local Anaesthesia (L.A)+ sedation 2
Reduction with gag reflex 3
Manual reduction with General Anaesthesia (GA) 13
Assisted (open) reduction with General Anaesthesia 1