Oral Exam for Dental Caries

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
1
Effectiveness
1
Safety
Dental Caries+1 More
Oral Exam - Other
Eligibility
18+
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?
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Study Summary

This trial is comparing a new type of filling to an existing one. Two different fillings will be placed in each person, and researchers will compare how well they work.

Eligible Conditions
  • Dental Caries
  • Tooth structure

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 4 Secondary · Reporting Duration: baseline, 1 year, 3 years

3 years
Patient satisfaction of the restoration appearance (esthetics) VAS
Patient satisfaction of the restoration appearance (esthetics) VRS
Year 3
Percent success of the restoration according to biological aspects
Percent success of the restoration according to functional aspects
Percent success of the restoration according to the esthetic appearance

Trial Safety

Safety Progress

1 of 3

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

System B
1 of 2
System A
1 of 2
Active Control
Experimental Treatment

45 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Oral Exam · No Placebo Group · N/A

System AExperimental Group · 19 Interventions: Teeth Assessment, Pulp vitality testing, Photos, xray, Health Questionnaire, Oral Exam, local and/or topical anesthetic, Release of medical information signed, Clinical Assessment, Consent, Adhesive Systems, Tokuyama Universal Bond, rubber dam, Shade selection using Easy Shade 5, Light Curing, tooth surface cleaned, Contoured and polished, enamel margins, cavity preparation · Intervention Types: Other, DiagnosticTest, Other, Radiation, Other, Other, Drug, Other, Other, Other, Procedure, Device, Device, Other, Procedure, Other, Procedure, Procedure, Procedure
System BActiveComparator Group · 19 Interventions: Teeth Assessment, ScotchBond, Pulp vitality testing, Photos, xray, Health Questionnaire, Oral Exam, local and/or topical anesthetic, Release of medical information signed, Clinical Assessment, Consent, Adhesive Systems, rubber dam, Shade selection using Easy Shade 5, Light Curing, tooth surface cleaned, Contoured and polished, enamel margins, cavity preparation · Intervention Types: Other, Device, DiagnosticTest, Other, Radiation, Other, Other, Drug, Other, Other, Other, Procedure, Device, Other, Procedure, Other, Procedure, Procedure, Procedure

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Approximate Timeline
Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: baseline, 1 year, 3 years

Who is running the clinical trial?

Tokuyama Dental CorporationUNKNOWN
Erica TeixeiraLead Sponsor
Erica Teixeira, DDS, MS, PhDPrincipal Investigator - University of Iowa College of Dentistry
University of Iowa

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 4 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You have a sensible tooth that responds to cold or electric pulp testing.

About The Reviewer

Michael Gill preview

Michael Gill - B. Sc.

First Published: October 18th, 2021

Last Reviewed: October 25th, 2022

Michael Gill holds a Bachelors of Science in Integrated Science and Mathematics from McMaster University. During his degree he devoted considerable time modeling the pharmacodynamics of promising drug candidates. Since then, he has leveraged this knowledge of the investigational new drug ecosystem to help his father navigate clinical trials for multiple myeloma, an experience which prompted him to co-found Power Life Sciences: a company that helps patients access randomized controlled trials.