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A Multi-center Study to Evaluate Bone Loss, Survival Rate and Stability of ICE Implant (ICE)

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT01960361
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : October 10, 2013
Last Update Posted : July 16, 2019
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Alpha - Bio Tec Ltd.

Brief Summary:
The current prospective clinical study's aim is to determine ABT's ICE implant survival rate, crestal interproximal bone resorption during 24 months post implant insertion and to assimilate the drilling sequence during the clinical use of ICE implants.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Implant Clinical Survival Dental Implant Bone Loss Device: ICE dental implant Phase 4

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 35 participants
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Multi-center Study to Evaluate Bone Loss, Survival Rate and Stability of ICE Implant System Over 24 Months, for Patients With Tooth Loss Requiring up to 4 Implants, in Staged Loading Protocol
Study Start Date : January 2015
Actual Primary Completion Date : March 2019
Actual Study Completion Date : June 2019

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: ICE dental implant
Subjects implanted with ICE implant
Device: ICE dental implant
ICE- Implant Classical Esthetic implant

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Cumulative Survival Rate [ Time Frame: 24 MONTHS ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Men and women over the age of 18 years who need implantation of 1-4 implants.
  2. Patients who are able to understand the requirements of the study, and are willing and able to comply with its instructions and schedules.
  3. Patients who had provided written informed consent to participate in the study prior to any study procedure.
  4. Patients in general good health in the opinion of the principal investigator as determined by medical history and oral examination.

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Immediate loaded implants.
  2. Treatment with anticoagulant drugs (INR under 1.8) or bisphosphonates.
  3. Treatment with anticonvulsants drugs.
  4. Untreated Periodontal disease and inability of the patient to maintain reasonable oral hygiene according to study requirements.
  5. Patients with history of alcohol, narcotics or drug abuse.
  6. Patients under steroid therapy.
  7. Patients receiving radiotherapy, chemotherapy or any other immunosuppressive treatment or who have been administered radiotherapy in the last 5 years.

    Patients through at anytime received radiotherapy to the head and neck region will be excluded anyway.

  8. Metabolic bone disorders and/or bone augmentation.
  9. Uncontrolled bleeding disorders such as: hemophilia, thrombocytopenia, granulocytopenia.
  10. Degenerative diseases.
  11. Osteoradionecrosis.
  12. Renal failure.
  13. Organ transplant recipients.
  14. HIV positive.
  15. Malignant diseases.
  16. Diseases that compromise the immune system.
  17. Unbalanced diabetes mellitus. (HbA1c above 6.5)
  18. Psychotic diseases.
  19. Hypersensitivity to one of the components of the implant in general and titanium in particular.
  20. Women who are pregnant or lactating.
  21. Lack of patient cooperation.
  22. Uncontrolled endocrine diseases.
  23. Any systemic condition that is unbalanced and therefore precludes surgical procedures.
  24. Parafunctional habits.- e.g Bruxism.
  25. Temporomandibular joint disease.
  26. Various pathologies of the oral mucosa for example: Benign mucous pemphigoid, desquamative ginigivitis, erosive lichen planus ,malignancy of oral cavity, bolus erosive diseases of the oral mucosa.


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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01960361

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Assaf Harofeh Medical Center
Rishon leZion, Israel, 70300
Sponsors and Collaborators
Alpha - Bio Tec Ltd.

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Responsible Party: Alpha - Bio Tec Ltd. Identifier: NCT01960361    
Other Study ID Numbers: ICE_001
First Posted: October 10, 2013    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: July 16, 2019
Last Verified: June 2019
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Bone Diseases, Metabolic
Bone Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Metabolic Diseases