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Relationship of Facial Pattern With Bruxism (BRUXISM)

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified March 2009 by Universidad de Guanajuato.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
Information provided by:
Universidad de Guanajuato Identifier:
First received: March 23, 2009
Last updated: NA
Last verified: March 2009
History: No changes posted
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.


Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Official Title: Relationship of Facial Pattern With Bruxism

Further study details as provided by Universidad de Guanajuato:

Estimated Enrollment: 300
Study Start Date: June 2008
Estimated Study Completion Date: August 2009
Estimated Primary Completion Date: June 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

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: NCT00868244

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

Responsible Party: Carlos Martínez Torres, Facultad de medicina de León Identifier: NCT00868244     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: FMDleoncarlos
Study First Received: March 23, 2009
Last Updated: March 23, 2009

Keywords provided by Universidad de Guanajuato:
facial patterns
masticatory muscles

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Tooth Diseases
Stomatognathic Diseases processed this record on September 21, 2017