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The Mini-Screw as Orthodontic Anchoring: Survival, Clinical Efficiency and Experience of the Patient

This study has been completed.
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University Hospital, Ghent Identifier:
First received: August 26, 2005
Last updated: December 19, 2007
Last verified: December 2007
This is a clinical trial to evaluate the mini-screw as orthodontic anchoring. This trial will study implant survival, clinical efficiency and experience of the patient.

Condition Intervention
Dental Implants
Procedure: Placement of the mini-screw

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: The Mini-Screw as Orthodontic Anchoring: A Clinical Trial to Study Survival, Clinical Efficiency and Experience of the Patient

Further study details as provided by University Hospital, Ghent:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Implant survival

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Patient opinion
  • Efficacy of treatment

Estimated Enrollment: 20
Study Start Date: June 2005
Study Completion Date: November 2006

Ages Eligible for Study:   10 Years to 70 Years   (Child, Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • 10-70 years of age
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00137137

University Hospital Ghent
Ghent, Belgium, 9000
Sponsors and Collaborators
University Hospital, Ghent
Principal Investigator: Hugo De Bruyn, PhD University Hospital, Ghent
  More Information

Additional Information: Identifier: NCT00137137     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2005/097
Study First Received: August 26, 2005
Last Updated: December 19, 2007 processed this record on April 28, 2017