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Study of Comparison Between Pentacam and locs3

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Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified November 2008 by Soroka University Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
First Posted : December 16, 2008
Last Update Posted : December 16, 2008
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Soroka University Medical Center

Brief Summary:

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 or disease

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Study Type : Observational
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Comparison Between Pentacam Scheimpflug System and locs3 in Grading of Cataract
Study Start Date : December 2008
Estimated Primary Completion Date : April 2009
Estimated Study Completion Date : May 2009

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MedlinePlus related topics: Cataract

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

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.

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00808886

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Contact: nadav belfair 086403347

Sponsors and Collaborators
Soroka University Medical Center
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Responsible Party: Soroka Medical center, Nadav Belfair, MD . Soroka Medical center Identifier: NCT00808886    
Other Study ID Numbers: sor478308ctil
First Posted: December 16, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 16, 2008
Last Verified: November 2008
Keywords provided by Soroka University Medical Center:
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Lens Diseases
Eye Diseases