Asymmetric lip-closing forces in children with repaired unilateral cleft lip and/or palate.

@article{Nakatsuka2011AsymmetricLF,
  title={Asymmetric lip-closing forces in children with repaired unilateral cleft lip and/or palate.},
  author={Kyle Nakatsuka and Toru Adachi and Takafumi Kato and Madoka Murakami and Kazuhiro Yamada and Yuji Masuda},
  journal={Journal of oral rehabilitation},
  year={2011},
  volume={38 12},
  pages={921-8}
}
The objectives of this study were to estimate the effects of cleft lip and/or palate (CLP) repair on the multidirectional lip-closing forces (LCF) produced during maximum voluntary pursing-like lip-closing movement in children. Thirty Japanese children were divided into the control group and repaired unilateral CLP (RUCL) group, which was subdivided into… CONTINUE READING