Periodontitis and Cardiovascular Events or "PAVE"
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00066053|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : August 5, 2003
Last Update Posted : August 5, 2011
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment|
|Cardiovascular Disease Coronary Heart Disease Myocardial Infarction Cerebrovascular Accident||Procedure: Periodontal Treatment: SRP Procedure: Referral|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||303 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Periodontal Intervention for Cardiac Events: A Pilot Trial|
|Study Start Date :||January 2003|
|Primary Completion Date :||June 2005|
|Study Completion Date :||June 2005|
Experimental: Periodontal Treatment: SRP
Comprehensive scaling & root planing and subgingival tissue removal; fluorides applied as appropriate; oral hygiene instructions.
Procedure: Periodontal Treatment: SRP
Scaling and root planing. Subgingival tissue removal. Fluorides as needed. Oral hygiene instructions. Oral hygiene instructions.
Other Name: Treatment of periodontal infections.
Active Comparator: Community Comparator
Referral to community dentist with copy of x-rays and letter with diagnosis and recomendations for treatment.
- Patient outcomes are hospitalized for myocardial infarction (MI), cardiac revascularization, fatal coronary heart disease, unstable angina, and/or hospitalized ischemic stroke. [ Time Frame: One year ]
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00066053
|United States, New York|
|University at Buffalo|
|Buffalo, New York, United States, 14214|
|Principal Investigator:||Sara G Grossi, DDS, MS||University at Buffalo|
|Principal Investigator:||Thomas E van Dyke, DDS,MS||Goldman School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA|
|Principal Investigator:||John C Gunsolley, DDS,MS||University of Maryland, Dept. of Periodontics, Baltimore, MD|
|Principal Investigator:||James D Beck, Ph.D||University of NC, School of Dentistry, Chapel Hill, NC|
|Principal Investigator:||Lloyd E Chambless, PhD,||University of NC, Dept. of Biostatistics, Chapel Hill, NC|
|Principal Investigator:||Steven Offenbacher, DDS,PhD,MMSc||University of NC, Comprehensive Cntr. for Inflammatory Diseases, Chapel Hill, NC|
|Principal Investigator:||Theresa Madden, DDS, PhD||Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR|
|Principal Investigator:||Gerardo Maupome, PhD||Kaiser-Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, OR|