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, Ger. Brüx, city (1991 pop. 70,670), NW Czech Republic, in Bohemia, near the German border. It is a railway junction and industrial city in a lignite-mining area. Chemicals, steel, and ceramics are the major products of Most.
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Characterization of 86 Bruxing Patients and Long-Term Study of Their Management With Occlusal Devices and Other Forms of Therapy.
If bruxing is present, using a bruxing splint to stop the clenching may lead the patient to stop pressing the tongue.
It also treats underlying myofunctional habits, tongue thrust, and bruxing.
Wise believes that decreased bruxing with SSRI use may be dose-dependent.
Bruxing patterns in children compared to intercuspal clenching end chewing assessed with dental models electromyography, and incisor jaw tracing: Preliminary study J.
The computer controlled data acquisition system collects and graphically displays information such as magnitude, duration, frequency and patterns of bruxing episodes while the patient sleeps.
Although this activity may be closely related to muscle pain, the association may be difficult to identify, since most patients are unaware of their bruxing or clenching activities.