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Lips and Tongue of Mouth Breathing Children

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01296828
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified November 2010 by Pontificia Universidade Catolica de Sao Paulo.
Recruitment status was:  Enrolling by invitation
First Posted : February 16, 2011
Last Update Posted : February 16, 2011
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Study Description
Brief Summary:

Purpose: to characterize the posture, tone and mobility of lips and tongue of mouth breathing children.

Methods: 40 mouth breathing children, 26 (65%) male and 14 (35%) female, aging between 7 and 10 years old, were involved in this research realized in São Paulo, SP, Brazil . It was used the MBGR protocol to evaluate the posture, tone and mobility of lips and tongue of mouth breathing children.


Condition or disease
Mouth Breathing

Study Design

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 40 participants
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Posture, Tone and Mobility of Lips and Tongue of Mouth Breathing Children
Study Start Date : October 2009
Primary Completion Date : November 2010
Estimated Study Completion Date : May 2011

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Groups and Cohorts

Group/Cohort
MOUTH BREATHING CHILDREN


Outcome Measures

Eligibility Criteria

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Ages Eligible for Study:   7 Years to 10 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
40 mouth breathing children, 26 (65%) male and 14 (35%) female, aging between 7 and 10 years old, were involved in this research realized in Instituto CEFAC, São Paulo, SP, Brazil.
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Mouth breathing children diagnosed by doctor.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Children with mental, neurological or hearing diseases, or with cold or flu at the examination day.
Contacts and Locations

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Locations
Brazil
Instituto CEFAC
São Paulo, SP, Brazil
Sponsors and Collaborators
Pontificia Universidade Catolica de Sao Paulo
Coordenação de Aperfeiçoamento de Pessoal de Nível Superior.
Investigators
Study Chair: Irene Q Marchesan CEFAC Educação e Saúde
More Information

Responsible Party: Marta Assumpção de Andrada e Silva, Pontificia Universidade Catolica de Sao Paulo´s professor
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01296828     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CEP PUC/SP 302/2008
First Posted: February 16, 2011    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: February 16, 2011
Last Verified: November 2010

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Respiratory Aspiration
Mouth Breathing
Respiration Disorders
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Pathologic Processes
Signs and Symptoms, Respiratory
Signs and Symptoms