Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XVI
  2. Riema Abdunnur
    Pages 1-22
  3. Riema Abdunnur
    Pages 23-23
  4. Riema Abdunnur
    Pages 25-25
  5. Riema Abdunnur
    Pages 27-35
  6. Riema Abdunnur
    Pages 37-39
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 41-48

About this book


​Riema Abdunnur gives insight into publications focusing on performing violinists, particularly on those suffering from CMD, subsequently providing a better understanding to the unique work conditions of violinists, and enhancing diagnosis and therapeutic results by practitioner dentists. Moreover, the analysis of the included papers aims to reveal what exactly was studied in violinists regarding to CMD, and how far manual medicine was included there. The conclusion of the author is, playing violin could be classified as a potential factor associated with CMD in violinists. More researches that take the interdisciplinary collaboration between dental and manual medicine into special account are recommended.

  • Biomechanical Aspects of Violin Playing
  • Muscular Activity while Playing the Violin
  • Radiological Findings
  • Diagnosis, Therapy, and Prevention
Target Groups
  • Scientists and students in the field of dentistry, chiropractic medicine, physiotherapy, and musical education
  • Practitioneers in these fields
About the Author 
Riema Abdunnur did her research studies at Medical University of Innsbruck, Austria.


Craniomandibular dysfunction CMD Violin playing Muscular activity Occlusal splint shoulder pad Chin rest Violinists Etiology Signs and symptoms Radiology Treatment

Authors and affiliations

  • Riema Abdunnur
    • 1
  1. 1. Medical University of Innsbruck InnsbruckAustria

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden GmbH, part of Springer Nature 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, Wiesbaden
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-658-24147-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-658-24148-3
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