Effectiveness of Silver Diamine Fluoride in Arresting Dental Caries
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03063307|
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : February 24, 2017
Last Update Posted : October 26, 2017
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment|
|Dental Caries in Children||Procedure: Atraumatic Restorative Treatment Other: Silver Diamine Fluoride|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||118 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||Double (Participant, Outcomes Assessor)|
|Official Title:||Effectiveness of Silver Diamine Fluoride in Arresting Dental Caries in Deciduous Molars: a Controlled and Randomized Clinical Trial|
|Actual Study Start Date :||September 20, 2016|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||December 31, 2018|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||May 31, 2020|
|Active Comparator: Atraumatic Restorative Treatment||
Procedure: Atraumatic Restorative Treatment
|Experimental: Silver Diamine Fluoride||
Other: Silver Diamine Fluoride
- Caries arresting [ Time Frame: The follow-up oral examinations will be conducted every 3 months for 48 months totally ]The main outcome of the study will be the observation of the proportion of arrested caries lesions in the test group, compared to the control group.
- Duration of the intervention visit [ Time Frame: 1 year ]Time (in minutes) spent on each type of intervention (DFP x ART)
- Cost [ Time Frame: 1 year ]The cost of each treatment will be recorded and compared to each other
- Aesthetic perception and treatment satisfaction [ Time Frame: First appointment, 3,6 and 12 months after treatment. ]Information on aesthetic perception will be obtained through a questionnaire, addressed to parents / guardians.
- Anxiety [ Time Frame: From allocation up to two weeks. ]A facial imaging scale will be used to assess the degree of anxiety of children 3 years of age or older. before and after first exam and treatment appointments.
- Quality of life assessment [ Time Frame: First appointment,15 days and 3 months after treatment. ]Information about quality of life will be obtained through the questionnaire Brazilian Early Childhood Oral Health Impact Scale (B-ECOHIS), addressed to parents / guardians.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03063307
|Contact: Ana Lucia Vollu, MSD Studentfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Departamento de Odontopediatria e Ortodontia da UFRJ||Recruiting|
|Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 21941-913|
|Contact: Ana Lucia Vollu, MSD Student email@example.com|
|Principal Investigator:||Ana Lucia Vollu, MSD Student||Universidade Federal Fluminense|