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Prevalence and risk factors of sleep bruxism and wake-time tooth clenching in a 7- to 17-yr-old population.
Sleep-related bruxism (SB) and wake-time tooth clenching (TC) have been associated with temporomandibular disorders (TMDs), headache, and sleep and behavioral complaints. This study aimed to assessExpand
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Periodontal effects of surgically assisted rapid palatal expansion evaluated clinically and with cone-beam computerized tomography: 6-month preliminary results.
INTRODUCTION Transverse maxillary deficiency is frequently observed in patients who seek orthodontic treatment. In skeletally mature patients, transverse maxillary deficiency can be treated withExpand
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Associations between sleep-disordered breathing symptoms and facial and dental morphometry, assessed with screening examinations.
INTRODUCTION Chronic snoring is considered abnormal in a pediatric population. This disorder is often attributed to enlarged tonsils and adenoids, but multiple anatomic obstructions should also beExpand
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The effect of surgically assisted rapid maxillary expansion on sleep architecture: an exploratory risk study in healthy young adults.
Maxillary transverse deficiencies (MTD) cause malocclusions. Rapid maxillary expansion treatment is commonly used treatment for correcting such deficiencies and has been found to be effective inExpand
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