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This cross-sectional study will evaluate the association between sociodemographic, occupational, clinical conditions, psychological (sense of coherence), sleep quality variables and SB diagnosed by PSG, the gold standard exam with audio-visual resources obtained at Pelotas Sleep Institute.
Sleep bruxism is defined as a masticatory muscle activity during sleep that is characterised as rhythmic (phasic) or non-rhythmic (tonic) and should be considered a risk factor rather than a disorder in otherwise healthy individuals.
The diagnosis of sleep bruxism often is challenging and despite the use of questionnaires, clinical exams and portable devices, based on current knowledge, the polysomnography with audio-video recordings emerges as the gold-standard criteria for a definite sleep bruxism diagnosis.
Included on the questionnaire there is a registration form, which contains: included: age at time of data collection , gender, marital status , and education level ; Occupational: individuals were asked about work outside home, and working hours; Clinical condition: body mass index, smoking; alcohol consumption; use of sleeping pills; respiratory allergy and Psychological: sense of coherence .
Sleep Bruxism, Adult
Federal University of Pelotas
Federal University of Pelotas
Published on BioPortfolio: 2019-07-15T10:05:28-0400
This case-control study will evaluates the association between the definitive sleep bruxism diagnosis by gold-standard polysomnography examination obtained at Pelotas Sleep Institute and t...
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The time it takes to reach REM SLEEP. It is typically measured by POLYSOMNOGRAPHY or EEG as a part of various sleep pattern tests (e.g., multiple sleep latency test).
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Dyssomnias (i.e., insomnias or hypersomnias) associated with dysfunction of internal sleep mechanisms or secondary to a sleep-related medical disorder (e.g., sleep apnea, post-traumatic sleep disorders, etc.). (From Thorpy, Sleep Disorders Medicine, 1994, p187)
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