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A Follow-Up Survey of Oral Hygiene and Health Outcomes for Women Previously Enrolled in "OHMOM"

2016-10-03 23:38:21 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The objective of this study is to assess oral health, oral hygiene knowledge, and daily oral hygiene practices of women who participated in a randomized controlled trial (2011001) at University of Alabama Birmingham during the period 2012-2014. Additional objectives of the research include evaluation of possible cultural, biological or other mechanisms for outcomes observed in the OHMOM clinical trial, and oral health screening of children born to mothers during the study for the purposes of understanding possible multigenerational effects of oral hygiene education.

Study Design

Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional

Conditions

Gingivitis

Location

Center for Women's Reproductive Health
Birmingham
Alabama
United States
35294-0024

Status

Enrolling by invitation

Source

Procter and Gamble

Results (where available)

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An acute or chronic GINGIVITIS characterized by redness and swelling, NECROSIS extending from the interdental papillae along the gingival margins, PAIN; HEMORRHAGE, necrotic odor, and often a pseudomembrane. The condition may extend to the ORAL MUCOSA; TONGUE; PALATE; or PHARYNX. The etiology is somewhat unclear, but may involve a complex of FUSOBACTERIUM NUCLEATUM along with spirochetes BORRELIA or TREPONEMA.

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