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Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Patients With Normal Tension Glaucoma

This study has been completed.
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University of British Columbia Identifier:
First received: September 13, 2005
Last updated: September 24, 2008
Last verified: September 2008
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.

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

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Lack of understanding of the study
  • Unable or unwilling to undergo MRI
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00175786

Canada, British Columbia
Vancouver Hospital and Health Sciences Centre
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, V5Z 1L8
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of British Columbia
Principal Investigator: Frederick Mikelberg, MD University of British Columbia
  More Information

Responsible Party: Dr. Frederick Mikelberg, University of British Columbia Identifier: NCT00175786     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: C04-0404
Study First Received: September 13, 2005
Last Updated: September 24, 2008

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

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