Effect of Cyclic Loading (Vibration) on Orthodontic Tooth Movement
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00830947|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : January 28, 2009
Results First Posted : December 23, 2013
Last Update Posted : December 23, 2013
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Malocclusion||Device: OrthoAccel Device Device: Sham Device||Phase 3|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||45 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||Single (Outcomes Assessor)|
|Official Title:||The OrthoAccel (OATI) Celerect Device Pivotal Study - Effect of Cyclic Loading (Vibration) on Orthodontic Tooth Movement|
|Study Start Date :||February 2009|
|Primary Completion Date :||November 2011|
|Study Completion Date :||November 2011|
Experimental: OrthoAccel Device
Device provides a light vibration at 0.25 Newtons and 30 Hz frequency for 20 minutes daily.
Device: OrthoAccel Device
The OA device provides a light vibration at 0.25 Newtons and 30 Hz frequency for 20 minutes daily.
Sham Comparator: Sham Device (inactive device)
Sham device will look identical to active devices but will not deliver vibration to the patient.
Device: Sham Device
Inactive sham device that is held in the mouth for 20 minutes.
- The Rate of Orthodontic Movement of a Maxillary Canine Tooth Being Distalized to Close an Extraction Space. [ Time Frame: Time to Space Closure, an average of 22 weeks ]
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00830947
|United States, Texas|
|San Antonio, Texas, United States, 78229|
|Principal Investigator:||Peter Gakunga, DDS||University of Texas Health Science Center - San Antonio|