Central and peripheral control for perioral facial muscles during mastication

S. Hanawa, A. Tsuboi, Makoto Watanabe, K. Sasaki

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Abstract

The electromyographic (EMG) activities of orbicularis oris and buccinator muscles were recorded in normal subjects during gum chewing. The offset and duration of EMGs of orbicularis oris and buccinator muscles were affected by bolus size, but the onset was not affected.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)59-60
Number of pages2
JournalInternational Congress Series
Volume1284
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2005 Sep 1

Keywords

  • Electromyography
  • Facial muscle
  • Mastication

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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