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Quality of Life and Visual Function in Uveitis Patients

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 December 2006 by The New York Eye & Ear Infirmary.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
Information provided by:
The New York Eye & Ear Infirmary Identifier:
First received: December 2, 2006
Last updated: December 4, 2006
Last verified: December 2006
The purpose of this study was to measure the quality of visual function and quality of daily living in patients with anterior, posterior, and panuveitis.

Condition Phase
Anterior Uveitis
Posterior Uveitis
Early Phase 1

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Defined Population
Primary Purpose: Screening
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Time Perspective: Prospective

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Further study details as provided by The New York Eye & Ear Infirmary:

Estimated Enrollment: 50
Study Start Date: June 2006
Estimated Study Completion Date: November 2006
Detailed Description:
The National Eye Institute Visual Functioning Questionnaire, version August 2000 (NEI VFQ-25) and the Medical Outcomes Study (MOS) 36 Item Short Form Health Survey Instrument (SF-36) (RAND 36-Item Health Survey 1.0 Questionnaire) will be administered by a trained interviewer. Socio-demographic and clinical data will be collected for additional QOL parameter.

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 95 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Ability to provide written informed consent
  • Subjects of either gender
  • Age greater than or equal to 18 years of age
  • Diagnosed with Uveitis
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00407316

Contact: Katy W Tai, MA 212-979-4251

United States, New York
New York Eye and Ear Infirmary Recruiting
New York, New York, United States, 10003
Contact: Katy W Tai, MA    212-979-4251   
Principal Investigator: C. Michael Samson, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
The New York Eye & Ear Infirmary
Principal Investigator: C. Michael Samson, MD New York Eye and Ear Infirmary
  More Information Identifier: NCT00407316     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 07-A-6803
Study First Received: December 2, 2006
Last Updated: December 4, 2006

Keywords provided by The New York Eye & Ear Infirmary:
Quality of life
Visual function

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Uveitis, Posterior
Uveitis, Anterior
Uveal Diseases
Eye Diseases
Iris Diseases processed this record on April 25, 2017