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Dental Caries clinical trials at UC Health
2 in progress, 1 open to new patients

  • BEhavioral EConomics for Oral Health iNnovation Trial

    open to eligible people ages 6 months to 47 months

    This Phase II stratified randomized prevention trial will assess the efficacy of a behavioral economic theory-based financial incentive drawing program versus a control regimen to promote early childhood caries (ECC) preventive health behaviors (toothbrushing performance) for young children of predominantly Latino parents/caregivers in Early Head Start (EHS) and day care center programs.

    at UCSF UCLA

  • Fissure Caries Inhibition Study With Solea CO2-9.3μm Short-pulsed Laser

    Sorry, accepting new patients by invitation only

    The objective of this clinical study is to evaluate whether the use of the new CO2 - 9.3μm short-pulsed laser increases the caries resistance of occlusal pit and fissure surfaces in patients in addition to fluoride therapy. This will be quantified by visual exams with the International Caries Detection and Assessment System (ICDAS II), SOPROLIFE daylight and blue fluorescence, and DIAGNOdent Laser Light-induced Fluorescence. This is a randomized, single blind, prospective, split mouth controlled, clinical trial over 12 months.

    at UCSF

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