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Evaluation of muscle activity, bite force and salivary cortisol in children with bruxism before and after low level laser applied to acupoints: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial

  • Mônica da Consolação Canuto Salgueiro1,
  • Carolina Carvalho Bortoletto2,
  • Anna Carolina RattoTempestini Horliana1,
  • Ana Carolina Costa Mota1,
  • Lara Jansiski Motta1, 3,
  • Pamella de Barros Motta4,
  • Raquel Agnelli MesquitaFerrari1, 2,
  • Kristianne Porta Santos Fernandes1, 2 and
  • Sandra Kalil Bussadori1, 2Email author
BMC Complementary and Alternative MedicineBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201717:391

Received: 25 May 2017

Accepted: 2 August 2017

Published: 8 August 2017

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Original Submission
25 May 2017 Submitted Original manuscript
7 Jun 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Omer FARUK Akça
10 Jun 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Efraim Winocur
19 Jul 2017 Author responded Author comments - Mônica Salgueiro
Resubmission - Version 2
19 Jul 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
2 Aug 2017 Editorially accepted
8 Aug 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12906-017-1905-y

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Authors’ Affiliations

Postgraduate program in Biophotonics Applied to Health Sciences, Nove de Julho University
Postgraduate program in Rehabilitation Sciences, Nove de Julho University
Management in Health Systems, Nove de Julho University
Dentist Surgeon, APCD