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Technique for Localization of Caries Associated Bacteria on Tooth Surfaces.

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00421577
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified January 2007 by Hadassah Medical Organization.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
First Posted : January 12, 2007
Last Update Posted : January 12, 2007
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Hadassah Medical Organization

Brief Summary:

There is a simple laboratory technique for localization of caries associated bacteria on tooth surfaces by taking an impression of the teeth with a material containing sucrose.

The purpose of this study is to check whether the technique can be incorporated into dental clinics as diagnostic tool comparing to other diagnostic methods available.


Condition or disease
Caries

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 60 participants
Primary Purpose: Screening
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Usage of Laboratory Technique for Localization of Caries Associated Bacteria on Tooth Surfaces as Clinical Measurement to Caries Diagnosis and Treatment Efficiency.




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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • adult/ patient of the student clinic in Hadassa, Jerusalem.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • children/ antibiotic taken in the last month.

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Contacts
Contact: Shay Levi, DMD 00-972-2-6776142 dr.shaylevi@gmail.com

Locations
Israel
Hadassah Medical Organization
Jerusalem, Israel
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hadassah Medical Organization
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Shay Levi, DMD Hadassah Medical Organization

Publications of Results:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00421577     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: gum-HMO-CTIL
First Posted: January 12, 2007    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 12, 2007
Last Verified: January 2007

Keywords provided by Hadassah Medical Organization:
Caries Diagnosis
Replica technique