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The High Cup/Disc Ratio in Children

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00825890
First Posted: January 21, 2009
Last Update Posted: September 4, 2015
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Ungsoo Kim, Kim's Eye Hospital
  Purpose
To investigate of high cup/disc ratio in children.

Condition
Glaucoma

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective

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Further study details as provided by Ungsoo Kim, Kim's Eye Hospital:

Enrollment: 50
Study Start Date: January 2009
Study Completion Date: March 2013
Primary Completion Date: January 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Detailed Description:

ophthalmologic examination

  1. cycloplegic refraction
  2. axial length and anterior chamber depth
  3. intraocular pressure

B. optic nerve head and retinal nerve fiber layer

  1. disc photography
  2. Heidelberg Retina Tomograph
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   5 Years to 12 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
high cup disc ratio in children
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • high cup/disc ratio more than 0.5
  • age : five to twelve

Exclusion Criteria:

  • previous surgery (except strabismus surgery) previous glaucomatous medication history poor cooperated children.
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00825890


Locations
Korea, Republic of
Kim's Eye Hospital
Seoul, Korea, Republic of, 150-034
Sponsors and Collaborators
Kim's Eye Hospital
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Ungsoo S Kim, M.D. Kim's Eye Hospital, University of Konyang
  More Information

Responsible Party: Ungsoo Kim, Professor, Kim's Eye Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00825890     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: USK-1
First Submitted: January 19, 2009
First Posted: January 21, 2009
Last Update Posted: September 4, 2015
Last Verified: September 2015

Keywords provided by Ungsoo Kim, Kim's Eye Hospital:
high cup disc ratio
glaucoma suspect

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Glaucoma
Ocular Hypertension
Eye Diseases