Stroke Oral healthCare pLan Evaluation "SOCLE II"

Active, not recruiting

Phase 2 Results N/A

Summary of Purpose

Stroke associated pneumonia (SAP) affects a fifth of stroke survivors annually, tripling the risk of death at 30 days and contributing to poorer rehabilitation outcomes, prolonged hospital stays and dependency at discharge. Systematic review evidence indicates that enhanced oral health care (OHC) has a preventative effect on the incidence of pneumonia amongst nursing home populations (absolute risk reductions...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 7 September 2015.

1 Oct 2013 21 Aug 2013 1 Apr 2015 1 Mar 2016 1 Sep 2015 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Masking: Single Blind (Outcomes Assessor)
  • Purpose: Health Services Research
  • Endpoint: Efficacy Study
  • Intervention: Parallel Assignment