Test Yourself September 2019: Temporomandibular Joint Disorder

Temporomandibular-Joint-painEarn Certificates of Achievement as you test your skills with NAILPRO’s Professional Participation Program. In each issue, you’ll find a multiple-
choice test that will allow you to demonstrate what you’ve learned from our Nail Clinic column. For answers to this month’s test, see our Nail Clinic article on “Temporomandibular Joint Disorder”. If you earn a score of 80% or higher, you’ll be awarded a framable Certificate of Achievement. A perfect score earns a Certificate of Achievement With Honors.

Welcome to your Temporomandibular Joint Disorder Quiz

1. According to health experts’ estimates, ________ people suffer from temporomandibular joint disorders (TMD).

2. The temporomandibular joint attaches the knee bone to the lower leg bone.

3. Which of the following is not a suspected cause of TMD?

4. Bruxism refers to teeth grinding.

5. Which of the following is a TMD symptom?

6. TMD sometimes goes away on its own without any treatment.

7. What group of people are most likely to experience TMD?

8. Scientists are studying a possible link between testosterone and TMD because men suffer from the condition much more often than women do.

9. Which of the following should you eat if you’re suffering from TMD-related pain?

10. Surgery is the most commonly prescribed treatment for TMD.

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