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Lower Laser Therapy in Orthognathics Surgery

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01530100
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : February 9, 2012
Last Update Posted : December 2, 2014
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Study Description
Brief Summary:
This study will examine the use of lower laser therapy to reduce edema and pain in orthognathics surgery.

Condition or disease
Dentofacial Deformity

Study Design

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 10 participants
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Lower Laser Therapy in Orthognathics Surgery - Double Blind Study.
Study Start Date : February 2012
Primary Completion Date : April 2013
Study Completion Date : May 2013

Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine

MedlinePlus related topics: Edema
U.S. FDA Resources

Groups and Cohorts

Outcome Measures

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. edema, pain and neurosensory disturbancy [ Time Frame: 2 months ]
    edema, pain and neurosensory disturbancy, response to lasr therapy

Eligibility Criteria

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
community sample

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Dentofacial deformity
  • Healthy
  • Mandibular surgery
  • no medication use
Contacts and Locations

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01530100

Sponsors and Collaborators
Universidade Federal de Goias
Principal Investigator: Giovanni Gasperini, master UFG
More Information

Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Giovanni Gasperini, master, Universidade Federal de Goias
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01530100     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: LLTOS
First Posted: February 9, 2012    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 2, 2014
Last Verified: February 2012

Keywords provided by Giovanni Gasperini, Universidade Federal de Goias:
Lower laser therapy
orthognathics surgery

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Dentofacial Deformities
Maxillofacial Abnormalities
Craniofacial Abnormalities
Musculoskeletal Abnormalities
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Stomatognathic System Abnormalities
Stomatognathic Diseases
Congenital Abnormalities