Bruxism in Movement Disorders: A Comprehensive Review

  title={Bruxism in Movement Disorders: A Comprehensive Review},
  author={B. Ella and I. Ghorayeb and P. Burbaud and D. Guehl},
  journal={Journal of Prosthodontics},
  • B. Ella, I. Ghorayeb, +1 author D. Guehl
  • Published 2017
  • Medicine, Materials Science
  • Journal of Prosthodontics
  • Bruxism is an abnormal repetitive movement disorder characterized by jaw clenching and tooth gnashing or grinding. It is classified into two overlapping types: awake bruxism (AB) and sleep bruxism (SB). Theories on factors causing bruxism are a matter of controversy, but a line of evidence suggests that it may to some extent be linked to basal ganglia dysfunction although so far, this topic has received little attention. The purpose of this article was to review cases of bruxism reported in… CONTINUE READING
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