Perfluorocarbon Perfused Vitrectomy and 3D Vitrectomy System in Advanced Diabetic Retinopathy

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified November 2006 by Asociación para Evitar la Ceguera en México.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
Information provided by:
Asociación para Evitar la Ceguera en México Identifier:
First received: June 30, 2006
Last updated: December 5, 2006
Last verified: November 2006
To investigate the feasibility and advantages of using perfluorocarbon liquid (PCL) perfusion to remove vitreous during suction-cutting vitrectomy using a dual, dynamic drive (3D)technology. In complicated surgeries in advanced diabetic retinopathy and retinal detachment

Condition Intervention Phase
Diabetic Retinopathy
Procedure: Vitrectomy
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment

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Further study details as provided by Asociación para Evitar la Ceguera en México:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Surgical time
  • Facility of surgical maneuvers

Study Start Date: March 2006
Estimated Study Completion Date: June 2006

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 80 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Advanced diabetic retinopathy with retinal detachment

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Retinal detachments of more than 6 months
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00407108

Contact: Hugo Quiroz-Mercado, MD 5255 10841400 ext 1171

Asociación para Evitar la Ceguera en Mexico, Hospital "Luis Sanchez Bulnes" Recruiting
Mexico City, Mexico DF, Mexico, 04030
Contact: Maria A Martínez-Cstellanos, MD    52 55 10841400 ext 1171   
Principal Investigator: Hugo Quiroz-Mercado, MD         
Sub-Investigator: María A Martinez-Castellanos, MD         
Sub-Investigator: Gerardo García-Aguirre, MD         
Sub-Investigator: Orlando Ustariz-González, MD         
Sub-Investigator: Jose L Guerrero-Naranjo, MD         
Sub-Investigator: Jans Fromow-Guerra, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Asociación para Evitar la Ceguera en México
Principal Investigator: Hugo Quiroz-Mercado, MD Asociación para Evitar la Ceguera en México
  More Information

No publications provided Identifier: NCT00407108     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: APEC-005 
Study First Received: June 30, 2006
Last Updated: December 5, 2006
Health Authority: Mexico: Secretaria de Salud

Keywords provided by Asociación para Evitar la Ceguera en México:
vitreoretinal surgery

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetic Retinopathy
Retinal Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Diabetes Complications
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetic Angiopathies
Endocrine System Diseases
Eye Diseases
Vascular Diseases processed this record on February 04, 2016