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Prevalence of Dental Caries Among a Group of Egyptian Children Using CAST Index

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03573180
Recruitment Status : Not yet recruiting
First Posted : June 29, 2018
Last Update Posted : June 29, 2018
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Aya Adel Abd El-Hafez Osman Hamza, Cairo University

Brief Summary:

The aim of this study is to assess the prevalence of dental caries using CAST index among a group of Egyptian children in primary dentition stage.

Egyptian children aging from three to six years old attending the Outpatients' Clinic of both of Pediatric Dentistry Department, Faculty of Dentistry, Misr University for Science and Technology and the Pediatric Dentistry and Dental Public Health Department, Faculty of Dentistry, Cairo University will be examined using Caries Assessment Spectrum and Treatment


Condition or disease
Dental Caries in Children

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Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 500 participants
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Prevalence of Dental Caries Among a Group of Egyptian Children Using Caries Assessment Spectrum and Treatment Index:A Cross Sectional Study
Estimated Study Start Date : July 1, 2018
Estimated Primary Completion Date : December 31, 2018
Estimated Study Completion Date : June 1, 2019

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MedlinePlus related topics: Tooth Decay




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Prevalence of dental caries using CAST index (Frencken et al., 2013) [ Time Frame: 6 months ]
    Measuring device:CAST index (Frencken et al., 2013) Measuring unit: Score (0-9)



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Ages Eligible for Study:   3 Years to 6 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Children will be selected from Outpatients' clinic of both of Pediatric Dentistry Department, Faculty of Dentistry, Misr University for Science and Technology and the Pediatric Dentistry and Dental Public Health Department, Faculty of Dentistry, Cairo University according to the eligibility criteria
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Parental or guardian acceptance for participation in the study.
  • Children who are medically free from any systemic diseases.
  • Children with primary dentition aging from 3-6 years old.
  • Both genders.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Uncooperative child.

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03573180


Contacts
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Contact: Aya Ad Hamza, Bds 01062315566 aya.adel@dentistry.cu.edu.eg
Contact: Adel Hamza 01006754301

Sponsors and Collaborators
Cairo University
Investigators
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Study Director: Amr Ezzat, Professor Cairo University

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Responsible Party: Aya Adel Abd El-Hafez Osman Hamza, Master student in Cairo university, Cairo University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03573180     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CEBD-CU-2018-06-68
First Posted: June 29, 2018    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: June 29, 2018
Last Verified: June 2018

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Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product: No
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product: No

Keywords provided by Aya Adel Abd El-Hafez Osman Hamza, Cairo University:
CAST index, prevalence of caries, primary dentition caries

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Dental Caries
Tooth Demineralization
Tooth Diseases
Stomatognathic Diseases