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Lips and Tongue of Mouth Breathing Children

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 November 2010 by Pontificia Universidade Catolica de Sao Paulo.
Recruitment status was:  Enrolling by invitation
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01296828
First Posted: February 16, 2011
Last Update Posted: October 12, 2017
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Collaborator:
Coordenação de Aperfeiçoamento de Pessoal de Nível Superior.
Information provided by:
Pontificia Universidade Catolica de Sao Paulo
  Purpose

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
Mouth Breathing

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Posture, Tone and Mobility of Lips and Tongue of Mouth Breathing Children

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Further study details as provided by Pontificia Universidade Catolica de Sao Paulo:

Enrollment: 40
Study Start Date: October 2009
Estimated Study Completion Date: May 2011
Primary Completion Date: November 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts
MOUTH BREATHING CHILDREN

  Eligibility

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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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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01296828


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 Submitted: February 1, 2011
First Posted: February 16, 2011
Last Update Posted: October 12, 2017
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