Cognitive Therapy in the Treatment of patients with Burning Mouth Syndrome
Tao Renchuan, Li Bingqi, zeng Guangming. College of Stomatology, West China University of Medical Sciences. Chengdu 610041.
Object Due to the physchcologic factor contributed to the burning mouth syndrome,cognitive therapy was given to patients with BMS, and the efficiency was evaluated. material and method 32 patients with BMS related physchcologic factor were included,and were devided into two groups by stratified randomization., each 16 patients. All took similar medicines. The therapied group received cognitive therapy. The test time is 2 months. A scale was completed in the beginning and end of the period respectively. The result was anlysisized satistically.Results After a period of 2 months,13/16 had no symptom and 3 felt better in cognitive theraped group. In control group 10 recovered totally and 3 better, Satistical anlythsis indicate that cognitive group has higher efficiency rate than control group. Conclusion The result suggerted that cognitive therapy is a useful way to the treatment of BMS.