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The Prevalence of Oral Habits in a Group of Primary School Children in Cairo Governorate

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02944422
Recruitment Status : Not yet recruiting
First Posted : October 25, 2016
Last Update Posted : October 25, 2016
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Yomna Hassan Saad, Cairo University

Brief Summary:
This study is designed to determine the prevalence of oral habits among primary Egyptian school children in Cairo Governorate, Egypt.

Condition or disease
Oral Habit

Detailed Description:

This aim of this study is to determine the prevalence of oral habits among primary Egyptian school children in Cairo Governorate, Egypt.

PICO:

P: Egyptian primary school children of 7 - 10 years old

O: Prevalence of oral habits

Primary Outcome: Prevalence of Oral Habit; Device of Measurement: Questionnaire; Unit of Measurement: Binary.


Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 624 participants
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: The Prevalence of Oral Habits in a Group of Primary School Children in Cairo Governorate: A Cross-Sectional Study
Study Start Date : October 2016
Estimated Primary Completion Date : February 2017

Group/Cohort
Males
Primary school Egyptian boys from 7-10 years.
Females
Primary school Egyptian girls from 7-10 years.



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Prevalence of Oral Habit [ Time Frame: 5 months ]
    Measurement that will be used: Questionnaire



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Ages Eligible for Study:   7 Years to 10 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Primary school Egyptian children.
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Cooperative children of 7-10 years old
  • Children with no intellectual problems

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Children with orthodontic appliances
  • Medically compromised children
  • Children of families who refuse to participate in the study

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02944422


Contacts
Contact: Yomna Hassan Saad, Bachleor +201000278120 yomna.hassan@dentistry.cu.edu.eg
Contact: Randa Youssef, Lecturer

Sponsors and Collaborators
Cairo University
Investigators
Study Director: Mahmoud Hamdy, Professor Cairo University

Additional Information:
Publications:
Responsible Party: Yomna Hassan Saad, Dr, Cairo University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02944422     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CEBC-CU-2016-10-142
First Posted: October 25, 2016    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: October 25, 2016
Last Verified: October 2016
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: No