Customized PRK With Mitomycin Versus Customized Lasik for Myopic Astigmatism

This study has been completed.
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Federal University of São Paulo Identifier:
First received: August 15, 2006
Last updated: NA
Last verified: July 2006
History: No changes posted
The present study was designed to compare the use of mitomycin in PRK for the treatment of refractive errors and to compare these results to customized Lasik

Condition Intervention
Refractive Errors
Procedure: Prk with mitomycin vs Lasik

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double-Blind
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Customized PRK With Mitomycin Versus Customized Lasik for Myopic Astigmatism

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Further study details as provided by Federal University of São Paulo:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • visual acuity
  • refractive errors
  • topography patterns
  • aberrometry data

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • subjective evaluation

Estimated Enrollment: 40
Study Start Date: December 2004
Estimated Study Completion Date: October 2006

Ages Eligible for Study:   21 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Myopia or compound myopic astigmatism, stable refractive error, no associated eye disease

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Diabetes, autoimmune diseases, topographic abnormalities
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00365040

Sponsors and Collaborators
Federal University of São Paulo
Study Chair: Mauro Campos, MD Federal University of Sao Paulo
  More Information

No publications provided Identifier: NCT00365040     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: AWMC 
Study First Received: August 15, 2006
Last Updated: August 15, 2006
Health Authority: Brazil: National Health Surveillance Agency

Keywords provided by Federal University of São Paulo:
excimer laser

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Refractive Errors
Eye Diseases
Alkylating Agents
Antibiotics, Antineoplastic
Antineoplastic Agents
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Nucleic Acid Synthesis Inhibitors
Pharmacologic Actions
Therapeutic Uses processed this record on February 10, 2016