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Sleep bruxism: review and update for the restorative dentist.

@article{delaHoz2013SleepBR,
  title={Sleep bruxism: review and update for the restorative dentist.},
  author={Jos{\'e} Luis de-la-Hoz},
  journal={The Alpha omegan},
  year={2013},
  volume={106 1-2},
  pages={
          23-8
        }
}
  • José Luis de-la-Hoz
  • Published in The Alpha omegan 2013
  • Medicine
  • Sleep bruxism (SB) is a parafunctional oromotor activity that can sometimes pose a threat to the integrity of the structures of the masticatory system if the magnitude and direction of the forces exerted exceed the system's adaptive capacity. Over the years science has tried to provide a consistent explanation of the etiopathogenesis and physiopathology of SB, although the pathophysiological mechanisms are, even now, not fully understood yet. There is at present no specific, effective treatment… CONTINUE READING

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