Research - Clinical Studies
Clinical Study Title
Antibiotic use in Conjunction with Immediate Implant Placement to replace teeth with Apical Pathology Associated with Endodontic Origin
Description/Purpose of the Study
The purpose of this research study is to learn about the outcome of placing dental implants into sites where an infected tooth has been pulled and replaced immediately with a dental implant, as well as to determine if it is necessary to take antibiotics by mouth at the time of placement.
|IRB Study #:||10-0286|
|Principal Investigator:||Sompop Bencharit|
You may be eligible to participate if you:
Do not have any allergies to antibiotics.
Have a tooth that is infected, and likely cannot be fixed with traditional root canal therapy.
You should not be in this study if you:
Smoke more than 1 pack of cigarettes per day.
If you have any type of allergy to Amoxicillin or Clindamycin.
Have a tooth that is infected and has spread into the surrounding tissues, or has become severly abscessed.