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Prevalence of Constructed Space Maintainers in a Group of Egyptian Children

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03027765
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified January 2017 by Yara Abdelwahab AbdelHameed, Cairo University.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
First Posted : January 23, 2017
Last Update Posted : January 24, 2017
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Yara Abdelwahab AbdelHameed, Cairo University

Brief Summary:

The purpose of the study is

  • To determine the Prevalence of constructed space maintainers at Pediatric Dentistry and Dental Public Health Department, Faculty of Oral and Dental Medicine, Cairo University.
  • To assess the knowledge, attitude and awareness of constructed space maintainers for pediatric patients' guardians at Pediatric Dentistry and Dental Public Health Department, Faculty of Oral and Dental Medicine, Cairo University.

and

- To assess the knowledge, attitude and practice of pediatric dentists towards use of space maintainers in children, at Pediatric Dentistry and Dental Public Health Department, Faculty of Oral and Dental Medicine, Cairo University.


Condition or disease
Tooth Loss

Detailed Description:

The purpose of the study is

  • To determine the Prevalence of constructed space maintainers at Pediatric Dentistry and Dental Public Health Department, Faculty of Oral and Dental Medicine, Cairo University.
  • To assess the knowledge, attitude and awareness of constructed space maintainers for pediatric patients' guardians at Pediatric Dentistry and Dental Public Health Department, Faculty of Oral and Dental Medicine, Cairo University.

and

- To assess the knowledge, attitude and practice of pediatric dentists towards use of space maintainers in children, at Pediatric Dentistry and Dental Public Health Department, Faculty of Oral and Dental Medicine, Cairo University.

PO1:

Population:

Egyptian children with constructed space maintainers and their guardians attending Pediatric Dentistry and Dental Public Health Department, Faculty of Oral and Dental Medicine, Cairo University.

Outcome1:

Prevalence of constructed space maintainers Knowledge, attitude and awareness of constructed space maintainers for pediatric patients' guardians.

PO2

Population2:

Pediatric dentists at Pediatric Dentistry and Dental Public Health Department, Faculty of Oral and Dental Medicine, Cairo University.

Outcome2:

knowledge, attitude and practice of pediatric dentists towards the use of the space maintainers.


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Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 1500 participants
Observational Model: Other
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Prevalence of Constructed Space Maintainers in a Group of Egyptian Children Attending Pediatric Dentistry Department, Faculty of Oral and Dental Medicine Cairo University. A Cross-Sectional Study
Estimated Study Start Date : February 1, 2017
Estimated Primary Completion Date : August 1, 2017
Estimated Study Completion Date : August 1, 2017

Group/Cohort
Egyptian children

Population1:

Egyptian children with constructed space maintainers at Cairo University.

Pediatric dentists

Population2:

Pediatric dentists at Cairo University.




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Prevalence of constructed space maintainers [ Time Frame: 6 months ]
    Device for measurement through Visual examination and unit is Binary (Yes, No) and MCQ



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Ages Eligible for Study:   2 Years to 14 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Egyptian children with constructed space maintainers and their guardians attending Pediatric Dentistry and Dental Public Health Department, Faculty of Oral and Dental Medicine, Cairo University Both gender are included and Pediatric dentists at Pediatric Dentistry and Dental Public Health Department, Faculty of Oral and Dental Medicine, Cairo University.
Criteria

i have two population

1st population is Pediatric patients

Inclusion criteria for pediatric patients:

  1. All patients with constructed space maintainers
  2. Positive patient's acceptance for participation in the study.
  3. Both genders are included.
  4. Children Medically free from any systemic disease.

Exclusion criteria for pediatric patients:

  1. Patients with orthodontic appliances.
  2. Patient having one of the different following habit thumb sucking, lip biting, tongue thrusting etc.

2nd population is pediatric dentists:

Inclusion criteria for Pediatric dentists:

-All Pediatric dentists having master degree and above.

Exclusion criteria for Pediatric dentists:

-Pediatric dentists refused to participate in the study.


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Contacts
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Contact: Yara AbdulWahab AbdulHameed Moawad, bachelor +201116108317 yaramoawad@rocketmail.com
Contact: Fatma Korany, Lecturer 01006753265 fatmadent@hotmail.com

Sponsors and Collaborators
Cairo University
Investigators
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Study Director: Sherine Ezz Eldin Taha, Professor Cairo University

Publications:
Alshehri A, Nasim VS. Infant oral health care knowledge and awareness among parents in Abha city of Aseer region, Saudi Arabia. Saudi J Dent Res 2015; 6(2):98-101. Ari T. Follow-up problems with fixed appliances in pediatric dentistry. NY State Dent J 2015; 81(2):16-20.
Green J. Mind the gap: Overview of space maintaining appliances. Dent Nurs 2015; 11(1):24-7.
Kapala JT. Interceptive orthodontics and management of space problems. In: Braham RL, Morris ME. Textbook of Pediatric Dentistry, Eds. Baltimore, London, William & Wilkins Co. 1980: pp 320-356.
Leite-Cavalcanti A,de Alencar, Benzerra PK,Garcia A., Prevalence of early loss of primary molars in school children in Brazil. Pak Oral Dent J 2008; 28:113-6.
Petrunov V. Epidemiological research of malocclusions and the need of orthodontic treatment among the Bulgarians in the mixed to permanent dentition period, Disertation, Sofia 2012, p.62

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Responsible Party: Yara Abdelwahab AbdelHameed, Principle investigaror, Cairo University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03027765     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Space Maintainers
First Posted: January 23, 2017    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 24, 2017
Last Verified: January 2017
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: No

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Tooth Loss
Periodontal Diseases
Mouth Diseases
Stomatognathic Diseases
Tooth Diseases