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Study of Comparison Between Pentacam and locs3

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 November 2008 by Soroka University Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00808886
First Posted: December 16, 2008
Last Update Posted: December 16, 2008
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Information provided by:
Soroka University Medical Center
  Purpose

Hypothesis: There is no difference between pentacam scheimpflug system and locs3 in grading of cataract.

Major aims:

  1. research the efficiency of pentacam scheimpflug system in lens density measurment.
  2. To compare the pentacam with the locs3 in grading of cataract.

Condition
Cataract

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Comparison Between Pentacam Scheimpflug System and locs3 in Grading of Cataract

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Further study details as provided by Soroka University Medical Center:

Study Start Date: December 2008
Estimated Study Completion Date: May 2009
Estimated Primary Completion Date: April 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
catract patients who are coming for pre- surgical evaluation.
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • cataract patient
  • age>18

Exclusion Criteria:

  • pregnant women
  • any disease of the eye except for cataract
  • patients who are ineligible by law to take decisions by themselves.patients who have a custodian.
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00808886


Contacts
Contact: nadav belfair 086403347 nbelfair@gmail.com

Sponsors and Collaborators
Soroka University Medical Center
  More Information

Responsible Party: Soroka Medical center, Nadav Belfair, MD . Soroka Medical center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00808886     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: sor478308ctil
First Submitted: December 15, 2008
First Posted: December 16, 2008
Last Update Posted: December 16, 2008
Last Verified: November 2008

Keywords provided by Soroka University Medical Center:
cataract
locs3
pentacam

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cataract
Lens Diseases
Eye Diseases