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Prevalence of Signs and Symptoms of TMD in Patients Wearing Double Complete Dentures, RPD and in Dentistry Students.

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01679821
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 6, 2012
Last Update Posted : September 6, 2012
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Maristela Maria Galina Pezzini, Universidade Estadual do Oeste do Paraná

September 1, 2012
September 6, 2012
September 6, 2012
December 2010
March 2011   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Assessment of the prevalence of signs and symptoms of temporomandibular disorders in patients with removable partial dentures, complete double dentures and toothed. [ Time Frame: 5 months ]
Same as current
No Changes Posted
questionnaire for selection of orofacial pain and temporomandibular disorders recommended by the American Academy of Orofacial Pain [ Time Frame: 5 monts ]
Same as current
Clinical examination [ Time Frame: 5 months ]
A clinical examination, which was divided into parts, namely: identification and analysis; part of the Axis I of RDC/TMD - Research Criteria for Temporomandibular Disorders; muscle palpation; and for patients with dentures, the history and clinical evaluation of them
Same as current
 
Prevalence of Signs and Symptoms of TMD in Patients Wearing Double Complete Dentures, RPD and in Dentistry Students.
Prevalence of Signs and Symptoms of Temporomandibular Disorders (TMD) in Patients Wearing Double Complete Dentures, Removable Partial Dentures and Dentistry Students at State University of West of Paraná - UNIOESTE
It was proposed in this study to evaluate the prevalence of TMD signs and symptoms in State University of West of Parana's dental students with natural dentition, in patients with removable partial dentures and double complete dentures.
The Temporomandibular Disorder (TMD) has a high prevalence among the population. Objectives: To evaluate the prevalence of signs and symptoms of TMD. Methodology: 210 randomly selected individuals were evaluated, being divided into three groups with seventy individuals each: Group 1 - dental students with natural dentition. Group 2 - patients with removable partial dentures. And Group 3 - patients with double complete dentures. The questionnaire of the American Academy of Orofacial Pain for triage was employed, then, clinical evaluation was carried out.
Observational
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Not Provided
Retention:   None Retained
Description:

The sample consisted of 210 individuals, aged 19-90 years (average 44.5 years) of both genders, divided into 3 groups:

Group 1 - seventy dental students of State University of West of Paraná - UNIOESTE; Group 2 - seventy patients treated at the UNIOESTE Dental Clinic that wore removable partial denture (partially edentulous); Group 3 - seventy patients with double complete dentures treated in Center for Dental Specialties of Cascavel - PR.

Students in orthodontic treatment or with less than one year after the end of orthodontic treatment were excluded from the research. Patients wearing a complete denture in one maxillary and a removable partial denture in another maxillary, and patients wearing just one complete denture were not included in the research.

Probability Sample
Seventy dental students of State University of West of Paraná - UNIOESTE, seventy patients treated at the UNIOESTE Dental Clinic that wore removable partial denture (partially edentulous) and seventy patients with double complete dentures treated in Center for Dental Specialties of Cascavel, Paraná, Brazil.
Temporomandibular Joint Disorders
Other: A questionnaire and a clinical examination
Seventy dental students of State University of West of Paraná - UNIOESTE, seventy patients treated at the UNIOESTE Dental Clinic that wore removable partial denture (partially edentulous) and seventy patients with double complete dentures treated in Center for Dental Specialties of Cascavel, Paraná, Brazil. Students in orthodontic treatment or with less than one year after the end of orthodontic treatment were excluded from the research. Patients wearing a complete denture in one maxillary and a removable partial denture in another maxillary, and patients wearing just one complete denture were not included in the research.
  • Dental students
    Seventy dental students of State University of West of Paraná - UNIOESTE. Students in orthodontic treatment or with less than one year after the end of orthodontic treatment were excluded from the research. A questionnaire and a clinical examination were employed.
    Intervention: Other: A questionnaire and a clinical examination
  • Removable partial denture
    Seventy patients treated at the UNIOESTE Dental Clinic that wore removable partial denture (partially edentulous). Patients wearing a complete denture in one maxillary and a removable partial denture in another maxillary were not included in the research. A questionnaire and a clinical examination were employed.
    Intervention: Other: A questionnaire and a clinical examination
  • Double complete denture
    Seventy patients with double complete dentures treated in Center for Dental Specialties of Cascavel, Paraná, Brazil. Patients wearing just one complete denture were not included in the research. A questionnaire and a clinical examination were employed.
    Intervention: Other: A questionnaire and a clinical examination
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Completed
210
Same as current
August 2011
March 2011   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

- Patients wearing double complete denture, patients wearing just removable partial denture and dentate students.

Exclusion Criteria:

Students in orthodontic treatment or with less than one year after the end of orthodontic treatment were excluded from the research.

Sexes Eligible for Study: All
19 Years to 90 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Yes
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Brazil
 
 
NCT01679821
538/2010-CEP
Yes
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Maristela Maria Galina Pezzini, Universidade Estadual do Oeste do Paraná
Universidade Estadual do Oeste do Paraná
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Principal Investigator: Maristela Pezzini, Professor Universidade Estadual do Oeste do Paraná
Principal Investigator: Thaisa Bordin, Student Universidade Estadual do Oeste do Paraná
Universidade Estadual do Oeste do Paraná
September 2012