Surgical stent for Gingival Recession

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
University of Kentucky, Lexington, KYGingival RecessionSurgical stent - Device
18 - 65
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial will compare the healing of a donor palatal site using L-PRF, H-PRF, or a palatal stent.

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

Study Objectives

0 Primary · 1 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 21 days

21 days
Palatal Muscles

Trial Safety

Safety Progress

1 of 3

Trial Design

3 Treatment Groups

1 of 3
1 of 3
1 of 3

Experimental Treatment

30 Total Participants · 3 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Surgical stent · No Placebo Group · Phase 1

Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: L-PRF (Leucocyte- platelet rich fibrin) · Intervention Types: Biological
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: H-PRF (Horizontal -platelet rich fibrin) · Intervention Types: Biological
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Surgical stent · Intervention Types: Device

Trial Logistics


Participation is compensated

You will be compensated for participating in this trial.

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 21 days

Who is running the clinical trial?

Abdo Y IsmailLead Sponsor
Mohanad Al-Sabbagh, DDS, MSStudy ChairUniversity of Kentucky
1 Previous Clinical Trials
43 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18 - 65 · All Participants · 5 Total Inclusion Criteria

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Frequently Asked Questions

Does the study accept individuals over 25 years old as participants?

"This study is only open to individuals between the ages of 18 and 65. For those younger than 18 or older than 65, there are 12 other trials that may be suitable for them." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

What is the aggregate figure of people participating in this trial?

"Affirmative. The information hosted on has established that this medical investigation, which was first advertised in February 2021, is actively seeking participants. Approximately 30 people are needed from a single site for enrollment." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Are there presently any opportunities to join this clinical experiment?

"As per the records, this medical trial is actively on the lookout for eligible participants. The experiment was initially posted in February of 2021 and experienced its last update just recently in March 2022." - Anonymous Online Contributor

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Has the FDA given its stamp of approval to this particular Surgical stent?

"As this is a Phase 1 trial, where there are limited data supporting safety and efficacy, our Power team assigned it a score of 1 on the risk scale." - Anonymous Online Contributor

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Do I fulfill the requirements to participate in this clinical research?

"This scientific experiment seeks 30 human test subjects aged 18-65 who suffer from a particular medical condition. Furthermore, successful candidates must have optimal oral hygiene (as indicated by plaque and bleeding indexes of less than 20%), be able to withstand alginate impressions or retainer wear, and not require any additional surgical procedures or painkillers at the same site." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer
Please Note: These questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.