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Relationship of Facial Pattern With Bruxism (BRUXISM)

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Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified March 2009 by Universidad de Guanajuato.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : March 24, 2009
Last Update Posted : March 24, 2009
Information provided by:
Universidad de Guanajuato

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to determine if the facial pattern is related to the degree of bruxism because the muscles of mastication are the factors of force to the wear of the teeth.

Condition or disease

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Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 300 participants
Observational Model: Case-Only
Official Title: Relationship of Facial Pattern With Bruxism
Study Start Date : June 2008
Estimated Primary Completion Date : June 2009
Estimated Study Completion Date : August 2009

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Ages Eligible for Study:   12 Years to 60 Years   (Child, Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
radiographs, photographs and dental plaster models of people who come to orthodontic treatment

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Both genders
  2. Age 18 to 60 years
  3. Case studies to understand orthodontic intraoral photographs of the upper and lower dental arches, and models of lateral skull radiography for orthodontic
  4. Cases with any facial biotype development.

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Totally toothless people
  2. Partially toothless the posterior (include both molars and premolars).
  3. Dawn Syndrome,alzheimer , partial or bilateral facial palsy, autism, which manifest with bruxism
  4. Some other syndrome which alters the pattern of facial development as Pierre Robin,crouzon

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00868244

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Carlos Martinez Torres Recruiting
Leon, Guanajuato, Mexico, 37160
Contact: carlos martinez, doctor    477 7171373   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Universidad de Guanajuato

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Responsible Party: Carlos Martínez Torres, Facultad de medicina de León Identifier: NCT00868244     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: FMDleoncarlos
First Posted: March 24, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: March 24, 2009
Last Verified: March 2009
Keywords provided by Universidad de Guanajuato:
facial patterns
masticatory muscles
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Tooth Diseases
Stomatognathic Diseases