Effect of Dental Waterjet on Oral Hygiene for Patients With Braces
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03119441|
Recruitment Status : Not yet recruiting
First Posted : April 18, 2017
Last Update Posted : July 2, 2017
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Oral Hygiene||Device: Dental Water Jet Device: Dental Floss||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||30 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||Double (Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)|
|Official Title:||The Efficacy of Dental Water Jet in Plaque Removal During Orthodontic Treatment With Fixed Appliances: A Randomized Controlled Trial|
|Estimated Study Start Date :||September 2017|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||February 2018|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||May 2018|
Experimental: Dental water jet
Dental water jet (Jetpik JP210)
Device: Dental Water Jet
Dental Water Jet will be used by subjects to clean their teeth in the interproximal areas.
Active Comparator: Dental floss
Device: Dental Floss
Dental Floss will be used by subjects to clean their teeth in the interproximal areas.
- Change in plaque index [ Time Frame: At baseline and after 4 weeks. ]Plaque index: 0, no plaque, 1, plaque seen on the tip of the explorer or with disclosing agent, 2. plaque seen with the naked eye, 3, abundance of plaque.
- Change in gingival index [ Time Frame: At baseline and after 4 weeks. ]Gingival index: 0, normal gingiva, 1, mild inflammation - slight change in color, slight edema and no bleeding on probing, 2, moderate inflammation - redness, edema and glazing and bleeding on probing, 3, severe inflammation - marked redness and edema, ulceration and tendency to spontaneous bleeding.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03119441
|Contact: Omar H AlKadhi, BDS, MSfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Contact: Osamah M ALMugeiren, BDS, MSemail@example.com|
|Riyadh Colleges of Dentistry and Pharmacy||Not yet recruiting|
|Riyadh, ArRiyadh, Saudi Arabia, 11681|
|Contact: Omar H AlKadhi, BDS, MS +966505154754 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Contact: Sharat C Pani, BDS, MS +966544981300 email@example.com|
|Principal Investigator:||Omar AlKadhi, BDS, MS||Riyadh Colleges of Dentistry and Pharmacy|