Comparison of Silver Diamine Fluoride and Sodium Fluoride Varnish to Prevent and Arrest Root Caries in Older Adults
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT04432415|
Recruitment Status : Suspended (Coronavirus Pandemic)
First Posted : June 16, 2020
Last Update Posted : June 16, 2020
Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico
Sistema para el Desarrollo Integral de la Familia
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Aida Borges, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Recruitment Status :||Suspended|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||July 31, 2019|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||December 2021|
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