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Community Glaucoma Screening Follow-up

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00956865
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : August 11, 2009
Last Update Posted : November 29, 2016
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
Temple University
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Marlene Moster, MD, Wills Eye

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to determine if one of three interventions improves follow-up rates for screening exam participants who are instructed to have a definitive eye exam.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Glaucoma Other: Voucher Other: Telephone Call Other: Contact Not Applicable

Detailed Description:
To determine if one of three interventions: vouchers, telephone calls, and personal contacts, improves follow-up rates for screening exam participants who are instructed to have a definitive eye exam.

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 100 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double (Participant, Care Provider)
Primary Purpose: Screening
Official Title: Community Glaucoma Screenings: Assessment of Interventions to Improve Follow-up
Study Start Date : September 2002
Actual Primary Completion Date : September 2002
Actual Study Completion Date : September 2002

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MedlinePlus related topics: Glaucoma

Arm Intervention/treatment
Active Comparator: Voucher
Voucher for transportation reimbursement
Other: Voucher
Vouchers given to reimburse transportation

Active Comparator: Voucher and call
Voucher for transportation and telephone calls
Other: Voucher
Vouchers given to reimburse transportation

Other: Telephone Call
Telephone reminder calls

Active Comparator: Voucher and call and contact
Voucher for transportation, telephone calls, and a contact at the senior center
Other: Voucher
Vouchers given to reimburse transportation

Other: Telephone Call
Telephone reminder calls

Other: Contact
Contact at senior center to encourage follow up




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Definitive follow-up eye exam [ Time Frame: 3 months ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Older Adult
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • All who had an eye screening exam.

Exclusion Criteria:


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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00956865


Sponsors and Collaborators
Wills Eye
Temple University
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Jeffrey D Henderer, MD Temple University

Responsible Party: Marlene Moster, MD, Attending Surgeon, Wills Eye
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00956865     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 433
First Posted: August 11, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: November 29, 2016
Last Verified: November 2016
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: Undecided

Keywords provided by Marlene Moster, MD, Wills Eye:
Glaucoma
Intervention
Follow up

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Glaucoma
Ocular Hypertension
Eye Diseases