Triamcinolone Acetonide in Silicone-Filled Eyes as Adjunctive Treatment for Proliferative Vitreoretinopathy

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Shahid Beheshti Medical University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00373282
First received: September 7, 2006
Last updated: October 11, 2006
Last verified: August 2006
  Purpose

To evaluate the effect of triamcinolone acetonide in silicone-filled eyes on the outcome of surgery for PVR.


Condition Intervention Phase
Proliferative Vitreoretinopathy
Drug: Triamcinolone acetonide
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single Blind
Primary Purpose: Treatment

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Further study details as provided by Shahid Beheshti Medical University:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Single-operation retinal reattachment rate six
  • months after surgery.

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Visual acuity
  • Retinal reproliferation
  • Intraocular pressure
  • Early silicone oil emulsification

Study Start Date: June 2001
Estimated Study Completion Date: June 2003
  Eligibility

Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Cases of rhegmatogenous retinal detachment complicated by PVR grade C undergoing vitrectomy and silicone oil tamponade.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • History of trauma
  • Presence of diabetic retinopathy
  • History of vein occlusion
  • Giant retinal tear
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00373282

Locations
Iran, Islamic Republic of
Hamid Ahmadieh,MD
Tehran, Iran, Islamic Republic of, 16666
Sponsors and Collaborators
Shahid Beheshti Medical University
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Hamid Ahmadieh, MD Ophthalmic Research Center of Shaheed Beheshti Medical University
  More Information

No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00373282     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 8116
Study First Received: September 7, 2006
Last Updated: October 11, 2006
Health Authority: Iran: Ethics Committee

Keywords provided by Shahid Beheshti Medical University:
PVR
Retinal detachment
Silicone oil
Triamcinolone

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Vitreoretinopathy, Proliferative
Retinal Diseases
Eye Diseases
Triamcinolone hexacetonide
Triamcinolone
Triamcinolone Acetonide
Triamcinolone diacetate
Anti-Inflammatory Agents
Therapeutic Uses
Pharmacologic Actions
Glucocorticoids
Hormones
Hormones, Hormone Substitutes, and Hormone Antagonists
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Immunosuppressive Agents
Immunologic Factors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action

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