COVID-19-Related Health and Practices Among Dental Hygienists
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT04542915|
Recruitment Status : Not yet recruiting
First Posted : September 9, 2020
Last Update Posted : September 9, 2020
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment|
|SARS-CoV Infection Anxiety Depression Occupational Problems Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus Infection||Other: No intervention|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Estimated Enrollment :||5000 participants|
|Observational Model:||Ecologic or Community|
|Official Title:||COVID-19-Related Health and Practices Among Dental Hygienists|
|Estimated Study Start Date :||September 2020|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||October 2021|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||October 2021|
U.S. licensed dental hygienists
Dental hygienists licensed in the United States. No intervention will be administered.
Other: No intervention
- COVID-19 probable or confirmed case [ Time Frame: 18 months ]2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) case as confirmed by clinician and/or detection of SARS-CoV-2 antigen or antibody
- Anxiety [ Time Frame: 12 months ]Assessed using the Patient Health Questionnaire for Depression and Anxiety (PHQ-4). Two items scored 0 to 3 (total score of 0-6), with higher numbers indicating greater anxiety.
- Depression [ Time Frame: 12 months ]Assessed using the Patient Health Questionnaire for Depression and Anxiety (PHQ-4). Two items scored 0 to 3 (total score of 0-6), with higher numbers indicating greater depressive symptoms.
- Dental practice infection control efforts [ Time Frame: 12 months ]Self-reports of infection control efforts in the respondents' primary dental practices.
- Personal protective equipment [ Time Frame: 12 months ]Availability, frequency of use, and frequency of reuse of personal protective equipment
- Employment status [ Time Frame: 12 months ]Self-descriptions of current level of employment as a dental hygienist and reasons for non-employment.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT04542915
|Contact: Cameron Estrich, MPH, PhDemail@example.com|