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Teeth and Jaw Misalignment in Patients Suffering From Congenital Fourth Cranial Nerve Palsy (IVPareseZahn)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02149355
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified May 2014 by University of Zurich.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : May 29, 2014
Last Update Posted : May 29, 2014
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of Zurich

Brief Summary:
Patients suffering from congenital fourth cranial nerve palsy may have misalignment of jaws as well as teeth due to head tilt in childhood.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Fourth Cranial Nerve Palsy Other: teeth molding

Detailed Description:
Measurement of teeth and jaw parameters in patients suffering from congenital fourth cranial nerve palsy compared to patients without fourth cranial nerve palsy.

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Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 50 participants
Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Teeth and Jaw Misalignment in Patients Suffering From Congenital Fourth Cranial Nerve Palsy
Study Start Date : March 2014
Estimated Primary Completion Date : March 2017
Estimated Study Completion Date : December 2017

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MedlinePlus related topics: Paralysis

Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
controls
teeth molding in subjects without congenital fourth nerve palsy
Other: teeth molding
teeth molding in patients suffering from congenital fourth nerve palsy

congenital fourth nerve palsy
teeth molding in patients suffering from congenital fourth nerve palsy
Other: teeth molding
teeth molding in patients suffering from congenital fourth nerve palsy




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. angle between teeth positions from upper and lower jaw [ Time Frame: 3 to 6 months after recruitment ]
    The angle between teeth positions from upper and lower jaw will be measured using teeth molding.



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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
patients suffering from congenital fourth nerve palsy
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • unilateral congenital fourth nerve palsy
  • natural teeth occlusion
  • age > 18 years

Exclusion Criteria:

  • bilateral fourth nerve palsy
  • no natural teeth occlusion

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02149355


Contacts
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Contact: Gregor Jaggi, MD 0041 44 255 49 00 gregor.jaggi@usz.ch

Locations
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Switzerland
UniversityHospital Zurich Recruiting
Zurich, ZH, Switzerland, 8091
Contact: Gregor Jaggi, MD    0041 44 255 49 00    gregor.jaggi@usz.ch   
Principal Investigator: Gregor Jaggi, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Zurich
Investigators
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Study Chair: Klara Landau, Prof MD University Hospital Zurich, ophthalmology department

Additional Information:
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Responsible Party: University of Zurich
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02149355    
Other Study ID Numbers: KEK-ZH 2013-0342
KEK-ZH 2013-0342 ( Other Identifier: cantonal ethical committee Zurich )
First Posted: May 29, 2014    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: May 29, 2014
Last Verified: May 2014
Keywords provided by University of Zurich:
teeth position
jaw alignment
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Paralysis
Cranial Nerve Diseases
Trochlear Nerve Diseases
Neurologic Manifestations
Nervous System Diseases
Signs and Symptoms