Oral Health Promotion Interventions Amongst Stroke Survivors During Rehabilitation

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Summary of Purpose

Stroke is the second most common cause of death worldwide and is the predominant cause of permanent disability among older people. The mouth becomes a very unhealthy place after stroke, where yeasts and pathogenic bacteria multiply at an accelerated rate. Poor oral hygiene results in increased dental plaque, gingival bleeding, and the harbouring of oral opportunistic pathogens. Dental plaque acts as a reservoir...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 13 April 2017.

1 Apr 2013 9 Sep 2016 1 Dec 2015 1 Dec 2015 1 Apr 2017 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

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Contacts

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