Assessment of Caries Diagnosis and Caries Treatment in Dental PBRN Japan

This study is ongoing, but not recruiting participants.
Dental Practice-Based Research Network
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Dental PBRN Japan Identifier:
First received: September 4, 2012
Last updated: NA
Last verified: September 2012
History: No changes posted

The objective of this study is to examine what methods Dental PBRN Japan dentists adopt for diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of dental caries.

Dental Caries

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional

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Further study details as provided by Dental PBRN Japan:

Estimated Enrollment: 200
Study Start Date: May 2010
Estimated Study Completion Date: February 2015
Estimated Primary Completion Date: October 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   24 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Participants are dentists who work in outpatient dental practices who have affiliated with Dental PBRN Japan


Inclusion Criteria:

  • Dentist who performs some measure of restorative dentistry at their practice.
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01680848

Sponsors and Collaborators
Dental PBRN Japan
Dental Practice-Based Research Network
Principal Investigator: Naoki Kakudate, DDS, PhD, MPH Stanford University, Kyoto University
  More Information

No publications provided by Dental PBRN Japan

Additional publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Dental PBRN Japan Identifier: NCT01680848     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: E1157
Study First Received: September 4, 2012
Last Updated: September 4, 2012
Health Authority: Japan: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by Dental PBRN Japan:
Dental caries,
Caries diagnosis,
Caries treatment,
Caries risk,
Practice pattern,
Clinical epidemiology,
Dental Practice-Based Research Network

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Dental Caries
Tooth Demineralization
Tooth Diseases
Stomatognathic Diseases processed this record on April 17, 2014