Condition category
Oral Health
Date applied
12/09/2003
Date assigned
12/09/2003
Last edited
06/11/2014
Prospective/Retrospective
Retrospectively registered
Overall trial status
Completed
Recruitment status
No longer recruiting

Plain English Summary

Not provided at time of registration

Trial website

Contact information

Type

Scientific

Primary contact

Mr Paul McCusker

ORCID ID

Contact details

Orthodontic Dept
Dorset County Hospital
Williams Avenue
Dorchester
DT1 2JY
United Kingdom
+44 (0)1305 255174

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0391102427

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

A comparison of the tooth movements achieved and discomfort experienced with two aligning archwires.

Ethics approval

Not provided at time of registration

Study design

Prospective randomised double blind study

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Not specified

Trial type

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Condition

Oral Health: Orthodontics

Intervention

Comparison of two aligning archwires.

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Applicable

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

1. Less discomfort from the initial stage of treatment
2. Potentially better tooth alignment

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

09/05/2001

Overall trial end date

09/05/2003

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

100 subjects of 10 years plus.

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Child

Gender

Both

Target number of participants

100

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

09/05/2001

Recruitment end date

09/05/2003

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Orthodontic Dept
Dorchester
DT1 2JY
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Department of Health (UK)

Sponsor details

Richmond House
79 Whitehall
London
SW1A 2NL
United Kingdom

Sponsor type

Government

Website

http://www.doh.gov.uk

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

West Dorset General Hospitals NHS Trust (UK)

Alternative name(s)

Funding Body Type

Funding Body Subtype

Location

Results and Publications

Publication and dissemination plan

Not provided at time of registration

Intention to publish date

Participant level data

Not provided at time of registration

Results - basic reporting

Publication summary

Publication citations

Additional files

Editorial Notes