Corneal Changes After Retinal Surgery

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Alexandre Grandinetti, Universidade Federal do Paraná
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01446367
First received: October 3, 2011
Last updated: October 4, 2011
Last verified: October 2011
  Purpose

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the corneal changes after performing 20 gauge vitrectomy associated with scleral buckling for the treatment of rhegmatogenous retinal detachment.


Condition
Rhegmatogenous Retinal Detachment

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Corneal Topographic Changes After 20-gauge Pars Plana Vitrectomy Associated With Scleral Buckling for the Treatment of Rhegmatogenous Retinal Detachment

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Further study details as provided by Universidade Federal do Paraná:

Enrollment: 25
Study Start Date: February 2010
Study Completion Date: February 2011
Primary Completion Date: February 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Detailed Description:

Patients submitted to 20-gauge vitrectomy associated with scleral buckling were evaluated with corneal topography before surgery and in the 7,30 and 90 days after surgery to asses corneal curvature changes.

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 70 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Patients with rhegmatogenous retinal detachments

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with rhegmatogenous retinal detachments

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Previous eye surgery
  Contacts and Locations
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  More Information

Publications:
Responsible Party: Alexandre Grandinetti, Principal Investigator, Universidade Federal do Paraná
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01446367     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Cornea vs Vit-buckle
Study First Received: October 3, 2011
Last Updated: October 4, 2011
Health Authority: Brazil: Ethics Committee

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Retinal Detachment
Retinal Diseases
Eye Diseases

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