Comparison of Contact Lens Maintenance Systems for Silicone Hydrogel Lenses

This study has been completed.
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University of Melbourne Identifier:
First received: August 10, 2006
Last updated: March 20, 2008
Last verified: February 2007

The primary purpose of this study is to investigate the performance of contact lens maintenance systems when used with silicone hydrogel contact lenses during daily wear over a period of 1 month.

Condition Intervention
Device: Silicone hydrogel contact lens

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Single Blind
Primary Purpose: Treatment

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Further study details as provided by University of Melbourne:

Estimated Enrollment: 44
Study Start Date: August 2006
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2006

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Is correctable to at least 20/40 distance visual acuity in each eye with spherical contact lenses.
  • Is an experienced soft contact lens wearer for at least 1 month.
  • Has no clinically significant anterior eye findings.
  • Has no other active ocular disease.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Requires concurrent ocular medication.
  • Eye surgery or injury within 12 weeks prior to enrolment.
  • Has any systemic disease or ocular abnormality that might interfere with contact lens wear
  • Has any pre-existing ocular irritation that would preclude contact lens fitting.
  • PMMA lens wear previous 6 months.
  • EW or CW in previous 1 month.
  • Hydrogen peroxide users
  • Latex sensitivity
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00363623

Australia, Victoria
Clinical Vision Research Australia
Carlton, Victoria, Australia, 3053
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Melbourne
Principal Investigator: Carol Lakkis, BScOptom, PhD Clinical Vision Research Australia, University of Melbourne
  More Information

No publications provided Identifier: NCT00363623     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: H06 009
Study First Received: August 10, 2006
Last Updated: March 20, 2008
Health Authority: Australia: Department of Health and Ageing Therapeutic Goods Administration

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Refractive Errors
Eye Diseases processed this record on April 17, 2014