Headache and jaw locking comorbidity with daytime sleepiness

Headache and jaw locking comorbidity with daytime sleepiness

Orthodontic Practice US American Journal of Dentistry

Vol. 29, No.3 | June, 2016

Purpose: To investigate the relationship between craniofacial pain symptoms (painful conditions present in the cranium and face, including jaw joint-related pathology and primary headache conditions) and daytime sleepiness, determined by the Epworth sleepiness scales (ESS), to correlate the comorbidity as well as potential predictive factors.