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Outcome of Idiopathic Macular Hole

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Dijon Identifier:
First received: March 30, 2009
Last updated: July 16, 2009
Last verified: July 2009
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the role of cataract surgery and cystoid macular edema (CME) on reopening of idiopathic macular holes (IMH).

Idiopathic Macular Hole

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Long-term Outcome of Idiopathic Macular Hole Surgery

Further study details as provided by Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Dijon:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Long-term outcome of idiopathic macular hole surgery [ Time Frame: 37 months ]

Enrollment: 135
Study Start Date: January 2002
Study Completion Date: January 2005
vitrectomy in pseudophakic eyes
vitrectomy and cataract:combined procedure
vitrectomy followed by cataract extraction
vitrectomy on phakic eyes


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 90 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
One hundred and thirty patients (135 eyes) with stage 2, 3, or 4 IMH were included after successful IMH repair

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with with stage 2, 3, or 4 Idiopathic Macular Hole after successful Idiopathic Macular Hole repair

Exclusion Criteria:

  • All patients without stage 2, 3, or 4 Idiopathic Macular Hole repair
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00941291

Ophthalmology Unit CHU Dijon
Dijon, Burgundy, France, 21000
Sponsors and Collaborators
Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Dijon
Principal Investigator: Catherine Creuzot-Gracher, MD, PhD Ophthalmology unit CHU Dijon
  More Information

Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Professor Creuzot-Garcher Catherine Identifier: NCT00941291     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Macular hole 1
Study First Received: March 30, 2009
Last Updated: July 16, 2009

Keywords provided by Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Dijon:
idiopathic macular hole

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Retinal Perforations
Retinal Diseases
Eye Diseases processed this record on May 25, 2017