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Lower Laser Therapy in Orthognathics Surgery

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Giovanni Gasperini, Universidade Federal de Goias Identifier:
First received: February 6, 2012
Last updated: December 1, 2014
Last verified: February 2012
This study will examine the use of lower laser therapy to reduce edema and pain in orthognathics surgery.

Dentofacial Deformity

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Lower Laser Therapy in Orthognathics Surgery - Double Blind Study.

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Further study details as provided by Universidade Federal de Goias:

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

Enrollment: 10
Study Start Date: February 2012
Study Completion Date: May 2013
Primary Completion Date: April 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

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
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01530100

Sponsors and Collaborators
Universidade Federal de Goias
Principal Investigator: Giovanni Gasperini, master UFG
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Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Giovanni Gasperini, master, Universidade Federal de Goias Identifier: NCT01530100     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: LLTOS
Study First Received: February 6, 2012
Last Updated: December 1, 2014

Keywords provided by 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 processed this record on April 28, 2017