Compliance and Administration Technique in Topical Drug Therapy of Glaucoma

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 15, 2006
Last Update Posted : October 11, 2006
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University of Toronto

Brief Summary:
Clinic-based evaluation of patients compliance with topical medications in the treatment of glaucoma. Also assessing effectiveness of delivery techniques among these patients.

Condition or disease

Study Type : Observational
Enrollment : 120 participants
Observational Model: Defined Population
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Time Perspective: Prospective
Study Start Date : November 2005
Study Completion Date : June 2006

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MedlinePlus related topics: Glaucoma

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

glaucoma 18 years of age or older

Exclusion Criteria:

Recent ocular surgery

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00303121

Canada, Ontario
Toronto Western Hospital
Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5T 2S8
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Toronto
Principal Investigator: Yvonne M Buys, MD University of Toronto Identifier: NCT00303121     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: UHN REB 05-0631-AE
First Posted: March 15, 2006    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: October 11, 2006
Last Verified: June 2006

Keywords provided by University of Toronto:
Administration technique

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Ocular Hypertension
Eye Diseases