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Staining in a Healthy, Non-Dry Eye Population

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
Alcon Research Identifier:
First received: March 24, 2008
Last updated: May 8, 2015
Last verified: March 2008
The clinical objective of this study is to quantify the levels of corneal and conjunctival staining in a healthy, non-dry eye population. This is a descriptive study without test article administered.

Condition Intervention
Normal Healthy Eyes Other: No intervention required

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective

Further study details as provided by Alcon Research:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Corneal fluorescein staining scores

Estimated Enrollment: 120
Study Start Date: June 2007
Primary Completion Date: January 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
1 Other: No intervention required


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients with normal healthy eyes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Healthy eyes

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Age related
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00643942

United States, Texas
San Antonio
San Antonio, Texas, United States, 78229
Sponsors and Collaborators
Alcon Research
  More Information

Responsible Party: Judy Vittitoe, Alcon Identifier: NCT00643942     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: C-06-23
Study First Received: March 24, 2008
Last Updated: May 8, 2015 processed this record on September 21, 2017