Study of Pain Following Removal of Wisdom Teeth With Acute Pulpitis

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : June 29, 2010
Last Update Posted : June 29, 2010
Information provided by:
Wuhan University

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to determine whether pulp chamber opening and drainage on wisdom teeth with acute pulpitis before the extraction could reduce postoperative pain so beneficial to patient.

Condition or disease

Study Type : Observational
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Actual Study Completion Date : September 2009

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Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 29 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
patients requiring surgical removal of a single upper wisdom tooth with acute pulpitis were included in this prospective study

Inclusion Criteria:

  • inclusion criteria of upper wisdom teeth for the two groups were: vertical eruption; being worthless to be restored; deep caries in the occlusion surface with acute pain; without caries or acute pulpitis in the adjacent second molar

Exclusion Criteria:

  • systemic diseases, smokers, inflammation in oral cavity,with history of psychiatric illness,pregnant or lactating females

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01153152

China, Hubei
School and Hospital of Stomatology, Wuhan University
Wuhan, Hubei, China, 430079
Sponsors and Collaborators
Wuhan University Identifier: NCT01153152     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: NO.2009128
First Posted: June 29, 2010    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: June 29, 2010
Last Verified: February 2009

Keywords provided by Wuhan University:
wisdom teeth
acute pulpitis
Pain Following Removal of Wisdom Teeth with Acute Pulpitis

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Dental Pulp Diseases
Tooth Diseases
Stomatognathic Diseases