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Outcome of Idiopathic Macular Hole

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : July 17, 2009
Last Update Posted : July 17, 2009
Information provided by:
Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Dijon

Brief Summary:
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).

Condition or disease
Idiopathic Macular Hole

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Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 135 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Long-term Outcome of Idiopathic Macular Hole Surgery
Study Start Date : January 2002
Actual Study Completion Date : January 2005

vitrectomy in pseudophakic eyes
vitrectomy and cataract:combined procedure
vitrectomy followed by cataract extraction
vitrectomy on phakic eyes

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

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 90 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
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 (NCT number): NCT00941291

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Ophthalmology Unit CHU Dijon
Dijon, Burgundy, France, 21000
Sponsors and Collaborators
Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Dijon
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Principal Investigator: Catherine Creuzot-Gracher, MD, PhD Ophthalmology unit CHU Dijon
Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
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Responsible Party: Professor Creuzot-Garcher Catherine Identifier: NCT00941291    
Other Study ID Numbers: Macular hole 1
First Posted: July 17, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: July 17, 2009
Last Verified: July 2009
Keywords provided by Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Dijon:
idiopathic macular hole
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Retinal Perforations
Retinal Diseases
Eye Diseases