Successful Orofacial Rehabilitation of Facial Burns with the OraStretch Press and Therabite Device (Article Review)

Posted by Sarah Schuman, MS, CCC-SLP on 4/8/2019 to Jaw Function, Trismus, and Jaw Therapies
The study “Full thickness facial burns: Outcomes following orofacial rehabilitation” (2015) examines the impact of orofacial rehabilitation on full thickness orofacial burn, specifically looking at mouth opening range vertically and horizontally. Results indicated that rehabilitation, including use of the OraStretch press or TheraBite device, had a positive effect on patients' opening range.