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Electromyographic Activity of Masseter Muscle During Deglutition in Total Laryngectomized Subjects

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01095289
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 30, 2010
Last Update Posted : March 30, 2010
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Universidade Federal de Pernambuco

Brief Summary:
The objective of this study is to evaluate the electromyographic activity of masseter muscle during deglutition in laryngectomized subjects.

Condition or disease
Head and Neck Cancer

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 16 participants
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Electromyographic Activity of Masseter Muscle During Deglutition in Total Laryngectomized Subjects
Study Start Date : January 2010
Actual Primary Completion Date : March 2010
Actual Study Completion Date : March 2010

Group/Cohort
Total Laryngectomized




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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

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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

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 Posted: March 30, 2010    Key Record Dates
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