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Electromyographic Activity of Masseter Muscle During Deglutition in Total Laryngectomized Subjects

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01095289
First Posted: March 30, 2010
Last Update Posted: March 30, 2010
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Information provided by:
Universidade Federal de Pernambuco
  Purpose
The objective of this study is to evaluate the electromyographic activity of masseter muscle during deglutition in laryngectomized subjects.

Condition
Head and Neck Cancer

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Electromyographic Activity of Masseter Muscle During Deglutition in Total Laryngectomized Subjects

Further study details as provided by Universidade Federal de Pernambuco:

Enrollment: 16
Study Start Date: January 2010
Study Completion Date: March 2010
Primary Completion Date: March 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts
Total Laryngectomized

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 80 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
16 subjects underwent total laryngectomy
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • laryngectomy

Exclusion Criteria:

  • neurological diseases
  • no oral feeding
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01095289


Locations
Brazil
Cancer Hospital of Pernambuco
Recife, PE, Brazil
Sponsors and Collaborators
Universidade Federal de Pernambuco
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Leandro Pernambuco, Graduated Universidade Federal de Pernambuco
  More Information

Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Hilton Justino da Silva, Federal University of Pernambuco
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01095289     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: emgca-01
First Submitted: March 29, 2010
First Posted: March 30, 2010
Last Update Posted: March 30, 2010
Last Verified: January 2010

Keywords provided by Universidade Federal de Pernambuco:
electromyography
laryngeal neoplasms
masticatory muscles

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Head and Neck Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Neoplasms