Sleep Bruxism: Myths, Misconceptions and Management Strategies
Learning Objectives

Course Authors: Warden H. Noble, DDS, MS, MSEd

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, the dental professional should be able to:

  • Describe the basic mechanisms of erosive tooth wear, including attrition, abrasion and acid erosion.
  • Explain the differences between Sleep bruxism and “awake” bruxism.
  • Describe occlusal splint therapy, with indications for use, including with implants.
  • Discuss restorative strategies for treatment of sever occlusal wear.