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Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Patients With Normal Tension Glaucoma

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00175786
First Posted: September 15, 2005
Last Update Posted: September 25, 2008
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Information provided by:
University of British Columbia
  Purpose
The purpose of this study is to study the occurrence rate of masses such as brain tumors in patients with newly diagnosed Normal Tension Glaucoma.

Condition
Normal Tension Glaucoma

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Neuroradiologic Screening of Patients With Normal Tension Glaucoma

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Further study details as provided by University of British Columbia:

Estimated Enrollment: 50
Study Start Date: July 2005
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Lack of understanding of the study
  • Unable or unwilling to undergo MRI
  Contacts and Locations
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Locations
Canada, British Columbia
Vancouver Hospital and Health Sciences Centre
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, V5Z 1L8
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of British Columbia
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Frederick Mikelberg, MD University of British Columbia
  More Information

Responsible Party: Dr. Frederick Mikelberg, University of British Columbia
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00175786     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: C04-0404
First Submitted: September 13, 2005
First Posted: September 15, 2005
Last Update Posted: September 25, 2008
Last Verified: September 2008

Keywords provided by University of British Columbia:
Glaucoma
Normal Tensions Glaucoma
Neuroradiology
Tumor
MRI
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Compressive Lesion

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Glaucoma
Low Tension Glaucoma
Ocular Hypertension
Eye Diseases
Optic Nerve Diseases