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The Effect of Education on Patient Compliance

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified September 2006 by Michael Debakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Active, not recruiting
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00376974
First Posted: September 15, 2006
Last Update Posted: September 15, 2006
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Collaborator:
Baylor College of Medicine
Information provided by:
Michael Debakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center
  Purpose
With patient education, the compliance with glaucoma medications will increase.

Condition Intervention Phase
Glaucoma Behavioral: American Academy of Ophthalmology Glaucoma Educational Tape Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single
Primary Purpose: Educational/Counseling/Training
Official Title: The Effect of Patient Education on Glaucoma Medication Compliance

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Further study details as provided by Michael Debakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Intraocular pressure

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Score on glaucoma educational test

Estimated Enrollment: 40
Study Start Date: March 2005
Estimated Study Completion Date: May 2006
Detailed Description:
We divided glaucoma patients into two groups; one watched a video the others did not. We checked their intraocular pressures before and after the intervention to see if there was a difference
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   40 Years to 90 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Glaucoma patients coming in for routine examination

Exclusion Criteria:

  • If glaucoma was unstable and treatment regimen required a change
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00376974


Locations
United States, Texas
MDVAMC
Houston, Texas, United States, 77030
Sponsors and Collaborators
Michael Debakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Baylor College of Medicine
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Silvia Orengo-Nania, m.d. Baylor College of Medicine
  More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00376974     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2006-1
First Submitted: September 13, 2006
First Posted: September 15, 2006
Last Update Posted: September 15, 2006
Last Verified: September 2006

Keywords provided by Michael Debakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center:
glaucoma
compliance
intraocular pressure
video

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Glaucoma
Ocular Hypertension
Eye Diseases