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Brillant Blue Versus Indocyanine Green for Macular Hole Surgery

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00757471
First Posted: September 23, 2008
Last Update Posted: January 26, 2016
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Dr. Christiane I. Falkner-Radler, The Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Retinology and Biomicroscopic Laser Surgery
  Purpose
Macular Hole Surgery with two different Dyes

Condition Intervention
Idiopathic Macular Holes Procedure: Brillant Blue Procedure: Indocyanine Green

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single (Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Membranepeeling With Brillant Blue Versus Membranepeeling With Indocyanine Green for Patients With Idiopathic Macular Holes.

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Further study details as provided by Dr. Christiane I. Falkner-Radler, The Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Retinology and Biomicroscopic Laser Surgery:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Macular Hole Closure Rate [ Time Frame: 12 Months ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Visual Acuity Microperimetry Optical Coherence Tomography [ Time Frame: 12 Months ]

Enrollment: 60
Study Start Date: August 2008
Study Completion Date: August 2015
Primary Completion Date: August 2015 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Active Comparator: Group 1
Brillant Blue
Procedure: Brillant Blue
Membrane Peeling with Brillant Blue
Active Comparator: Group 2
Indocyanine Green
Procedure: Indocyanine Green
Membrane Peeling with indocyanine Green

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   60 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Idiopathic stage 3 and 4 macular holes
  • Stage 2 macular holes, followed up for at least 6 months
  • Pseudophakic and phakic eyes
  • Age over 60 years

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Traumatic macular holes
  • Secondary macular holes
  • Severe ocular diseases
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00757471


Locations
Austria
The Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Retinology and Biomicroscopic Laser surgery
Vienna, Austria, 1030
Sponsors and Collaborators
The Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Retinology and Biomicroscopic Laser Surgery
Investigators
Study Chair: Katharina Kreppler, MD The Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Retinology and Biomicroscopic Laser Surgery
Principal Investigator: Christiane I Falkner-Radler, MD The Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Retinology and Biomicroscopic Laser Surgery
  More Information

Responsible Party: Dr. Christiane I. Falkner-Radler, MD, The Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Retinology and Biomicroscopic Laser Surgery
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00757471     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: FR-5-CI-2008
First Submitted: September 21, 2008
First Posted: September 23, 2008
Last Update Posted: January 26, 2016
Last Verified: January 2016

Keywords provided by Dr. Christiane I. Falkner-Radler, The Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Retinology and Biomicroscopic Laser Surgery:
Macular hole surgery
membranepeeling
closure rate
vitreoretinal dyes

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Retinal Perforations
Retinal Diseases
Eye Diseases


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