Screening and Recruitment of Panelists Who Wear Mandibular Partial Dentures for Participation in Subsequent Study(ies) Which Will Use an In-situ Biofilm Model.? (CO-1407011120407-NACT /14-I-098)?
Are you eligible to participate in this study?
You may be eligible for this study if you meet the following criteria:
Conditions: Partial Dentures
Age: Between 18 - 78 Years
Gender: Male or Female
Be willing to wear a newly fabricated study partial denture in replacement of their existing partial denture while in one or more future studies
Provide written consent to allow for the examination of their partial denture.
Be wearing a removable mandibular partial denture that is suitable to have one interproximal specimen placed and one buccal surface of a posterior partial denture tooth specimen placed if a new study partial denture was constructed.
Have no current active caries or periodontal disease that may compromise the study or health of the person.
Pregnant or nursing
Have a history of significant adverse effects following use of oral hygiene products such as dentifrices and mouth rinses.
Have factors which could contraindicate their participation
Currently taking or have ever taken a bisphosphate drug for treatment of osteoporosis.
Current or history of alcohol or drug abuse