Impact of sleep bruxism on masseter and temporalis muscles and bite force.

@article{Palinkas2016ImpactOS,
  title={Impact of sleep bruxism on masseter and temporalis muscles and bite force.},
  author={Marcelo Palinkas and C{\'e}sar Bataglion and G De Luca Canto and Nicolau Machado Camolezi and Guilherme Teixeira Theodoro and Selma Si{\'e}ssere and Marisa Semprini and Simone Cecilio Hallak Regalo},
  journal={Cranio : the journal of craniomandibular practice},
  year={2016},
  volume={34 5},
  pages={309-15}
}
OBJECTIVES This study aimed to analyze the impact of sleep bruxism (SB) on electromyography (EMG) activity and the thickness of the masseter and temporal and maximal molar bite force. METHOD Ninety individuals, aged between 18 and 45 years, were selected and divided into two groups: Group I (case group, 45 individuals with SB) and Group II (control group… CONTINUE READING