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DPBRN Patient Satisfaction With Dental Restorations

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01201421
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 14, 2010
Last Update Posted : June 16, 2011
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Study Description
Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study was to administer two questionnaires. The first, a Dental Satisfaction Questionnaire to assess patient satisfaction with a restoration visit using patients recruited from practices participating in the Dental PBRN "Reasons for replacement or repair of dental restorations" study. The second questionnaire (completed by the practitioner) was a brief single page questionnaire to evaluate the patient visit.

Condition or disease
Patient Satisfaction

Detailed Description:
This study was to assess a comprehensive range of determinants of patient satisfaction following the restoration replacement or repair to study the relative contribution of each determinant towards overall patient satisfaction.

Study Design

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 5932 participants
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Patient Satisfaction With Dental Restorations
Study Start Date : November 2008
Primary Completion Date : March 2010
Study Completion Date : March 2010
Groups and Cohorts

Outcome Measures

Eligibility Criteria

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Ages Eligible for Study:   13 Years and older   (Child, Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Practitioner investigators must have been enrolled in the DPBRN, completed the "Assessment of caries diagnosis & caries treatment" study; and do at least some restorative dentistry in their practices. The human subjects directly involved in this study were patients who had sought dental treatment in the DPBRN practitioners' practices.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • participants directly involved in this study were patients who sought dental treatment in the practitioner investigators' practices
  • patient with replaced or repaired restorations placed in the treatment of permanent teeth who were also enrolled in the DPBRN "Reasons for replacement or repair of dental restorations"

Exclusion Criteria:

  • children younger than 13 years of age were excluded from this study because of issues related to comprehension and validity of responses
Contacts and Locations

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01201421

United States, Alabama
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, Alabama, United States, 35294-0007
United States, Florida
University of Florida College of Dentistry
Gainesville, Florida, United States
United States, Minnesota
Health Partners Dental Group
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States, 55440-1309
Health Partners Research Foundation
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
United States, Oregon
Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research
Portland, Oregon, United States, 97227
Permanente Denrtal Associates
Portland, Oregon, United States, 97232
University of Copenhagen Royal Dental College
Copenhagen, Denmark
Sponsors and Collaborators
Dental Practice-Based Research Network
HealthPartners Institute
Kaiser Permanente
Permanente Dental Associates Group, Oregon
National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR)
Study Chair: Gregg H Gilbert, DDS, MBA Dental Practice-Based Research Network
Principal Investigator: Joseph L Riley III, PhD Dental Practice-Based Research Network
More Information

Responsible Party: Gregg H. Gilbert, DDS, MBA, Study Chair, University of Alabama at Birmingham
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01201421     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 118678
U01DE016747 ( U.S. NIH Grant/Contract )
First Posted: September 14, 2010    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: June 16, 2011
Last Verified: June 2011

Keywords provided by Dental Practice-Based Research Network:
patient satisfaction
dental caries
dental materials