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Oral Health Educational Program for Knowledge,Attitude,Practice of Oral Health Among Agroup of Egyptian School Girls

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03740269
Recruitment Status : Not yet recruiting
First Posted : November 14, 2018
Last Update Posted : November 14, 2018
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Rana Abd El-Sattar Omar Ramadan, Cairo University

Brief Summary:
This study will demonstrate oral health educational program to egyptian school girls age from 12-14 years old to evaluate the change in the knowledge, attitude and practice of oral health

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice Other: oral health educational program

Detailed Description:

According to World Dental Federation 2017 oral health is defined as multi-faceted and include the ability to speak, smile, smell, taste, chew, swallow, and convey a range of emotions through facial expressions with confidence and without pain, discomfort, and disease of the craniofacial complex .Oral disease constitute a significant public health problem in developing countries due to their high prevalence, economic consequence and negative impact on the quality of the life of affected individual.

Estrogen cause change in the blood vessels and progesterone stimulate the production of inflammatory mediators which lead to increase of gingival inflammation appear as gingival enlargement, increase in gingival bleeding and crevicular fluid flow and microbial changes.

The oral health education is important tool to make the primary level of prevention. So the benefits from health education is to improve knowledge and awareness of children which results on developing favorable oral behavior and so favorable oral health status.

.As the school is consider a place for gathering large number of children so it is ideal place for conducing successful health education.

this study will Identify baseline oral hygiene knowledge, attitude and practice among 12-14 years old school children. then Record oral hygiene status by oral hygiene index simplified after that assess the effectiveness of oral health education in modifying oral health knowledge, attitude and practice


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Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 300 participants
Observational Model: Other
Time Perspective: Other
Official Title: Oral Health Educational Program for Knowledge, Attitude and Practice (KAP) of Oral Health Among a Group of Egyptian School Girls in Ras Sedr - South Sinai
Estimated Study Start Date : September 2019
Estimated Primary Completion Date : March 2020
Estimated Study Completion Date : June 2020

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MedlinePlus related topics: Dental Health

Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
oral health educational program
poster for oral health education program for a group of egyptian school girls
Other: oral health educational program
poster education about the important of oral health status, different brushing technique, different tooth paste, the balanced diet, changes occur to their mouth during the puberty period




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. knowledge, attitude and practice of oral health [ Time Frame: 3 months ]
    self reported questionnaire for knowledge, attitude and practice before and after oral health educational program

  2. oral hygiene index simplified [ Time Frame: 3 months ]
    record amount of plaque and calculus accumulation before and after oral health educational program



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Ages Eligible for Study:   12 Years to 14 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
consecutive convenient sampling recruiting all girls attending the school in that day
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • girls age 12 - 14 years old

Exclusion Criteria:

  • refusal to participate in the research

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03740269


Contacts
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Contact: rana abd elsattar 01283958399 rana-omar228@hotmail.com
Contact: wessam maher 0124150655 wesa-tag@hotmail.com

Sponsors and Collaborators
Rana Abd El-Sattar Omar Ramadan
Investigators
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Principal Investigator: hassan ahmed center of evidence based dentistry

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Responsible Party: Rana Abd El-Sattar Omar Ramadan, postgraduate student in Faculty of Dentistry Cairo university, Cairo University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03740269     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CEBD-CU-2018-07-04
First Posted: November 14, 2018    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: November 14, 2018
Last Verified: November 2018
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: Undecided
Plan Description: due to financial issue

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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 Rana Abd El-Sattar Omar Ramadan, Cairo University:
oral health education
oral health promotion
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oral hygiene status
knowledge,attitude,practice
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