Relationship between craniomandibular dysfunction and oral parafunctions in Caucasian children with and without unpleasant life events.

An epidemiological study was conducted to investigate the relationship between craniomandibular dysfunction and oral parafunctions in 386 children aged 6-10 years with and without unpleasant life events. The results showed statistically significant correlations between grinding, clenching, lip/cheek biting and muscle tenderness or pain, and clicking in… CONTINUE READING