Efficacy of the LED red light therapy in the treatment of Temporomandibular Joint Disorders: double blind randomized controlled trial
Study ID: TCTR20190406002
Current status: Completed
Last Updated: June 16, 2019
Tracking Information
Date of Registration in Primary Registry: April 03, 2019
Date of First Enrollment: April 02, 2019 (Anticipated)
Target Sample Size: 50
Last Updated Date: June 16, 2019
Primary Outcome(s):
  • Outcome name: Pain
       Metric/method of measurement: Pain Severity Scale
       Time point: every week, four sessions of treatment
       Safety Issue?: Yes


  • Key Secondary Outcomes:
  • Outcome name: none
       Metric/method of measurement: none
       Time point: none
       Safety Issue?: No


  • Descriptive Information
    Public Title: Efficacy of the LED red light therapy in the treatment of Temporomandibular Joint Disorders: double blind randomized controlled trial
    Scientific Title: Efficacy of the LED red light therapy in the treatment of Temporomandibular Joint Disorders: double blind randomized controlled trial
    Brief Summary:
    Detailed Description:
    Study Design: Allocation: Randomized controlled trial
    Control: Placebo
    Study Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
    Intervention Model: Parallel
    Number of Arms: 2
    Masking: Double Blind (Masked Roles: Subject, Outcomes Assessor)
    Primary Purpose: Treatment
    Study Phase: Phase 2
    Health Condition(s) or Problem(s) Studied: Tempromandibular Disorders
    Study Arms:
  • Arm: 1
  • Intervention Name: LED red light therapy group
    Type: Active Comparator
    Classification: Radiation
    Descriptions: LED red light applied for 5 minutes on each trigger point
  • Arm: 2
  • Intervention Name: Placebo group
    Type: No Intervention
    Classification: No treatment
    Descriptions: the LED red light Device applied but with out batteries inside it
    Recruitment Information
    Recruitment Status: Completed
    Estimated Enrollment: 50
    Study Start Date (First enrollment): April 02, 2019
    Primary Completion Date: May 02, 2019
    Inclusion Criteria:
    Inclusion Criteria
    Gender: Both
    Age Limit: Minimum 18 Years : Maximum 24 Years
    students of college of the dentistry Baghdad university with Temporomandibular Disorders
    Exclusion Criteria
    history of trauma history of previous treatments in the last 6 months
    Accept Healthy Volunteers: No
    Countries of Recruitment Iraq
    Contact for Public Queries:
    Contact for Public Query's Name: Salwan Bede
    Degree: PhD
    Phone: +9647716070870
    Email: Salwan.bede@gmail.com
    Postal Address: Baghdad/Iraq
    State/Province: Bab-Almoadam        Postal Code: 964
    Country: Iraq
    Administrative Information
    Primary Registry Site: Thai Clinical Trials Registry
    Trial Identification Number: TCTR20190406002
    Secondary Identifying Numbers: Nil known
    Source(s) of Monetary or Material Supports: none
    Study Primary Sponsor: none
    Study Secondary Sponsor: 1.) none
    Contact for Scientific Queries:
    Contact for Scientific Query's Name: Hassanien A. Hadi
    Degree: PhD
    Phone: 0770 889 6181
    Email: Hassanienaljumialy@gmial.com
    Postal Address: Baghdad/Iraq
    State/Province: Bab-Almoadam        Postal Code: 964
    Country: Iraq
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