Quantitative Sensory Testing of the Lower Lip After Inferior Alveolar Nerve Block, and Evaluation of the Role of the Contra-lateral Inferior Alveolar Nerve
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01530074|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified February 2012 by K Blal, Hadassah Medical Organization.
Recruitment status was: Not yet recruiting
First Posted : February 9, 2012
Last Update Posted : February 9, 2012
The purpose of this study is to determine the contribution of the innervation of the contra-lateral mandibular nerve for the innervation of the lower lip area.
The investigators hypothesis is that the sensation of the lower lip is contributed by both mandibular nerves (from both sides of the jaw).
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Healthy||Procedure: Temporary blocking of mandibular nerve||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||60 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Study Start Date :||March 2012|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||December 2013|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||December 2013|
|Experimental: Study Group||
Procedure: Temporary blocking of mandibular nerve
IM. Lidocaine 2% 7.2ML
- Quantitative sensory test [ Time Frame: 15 minutes ]Measurement of sensory conduction of A-beta, A-delta, C-fibers of mandibular nerve, using electronic neurometer.