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An Observational Study of Dry Eye Prior to Laser-Assisted in Situ Keratomileusis (LASIK) Therapy

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01854905
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : May 16, 2013
Results First Posted : March 14, 2014
Last Update Posted : March 14, 2014
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Allergan

Brief Summary:
This is an observational, study of dry eye in patients at the consultation visit prior to LASIK surgery. There is no treatment administered or intervention during the study.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Dry Eye Syndromes Other: No Treatment

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 400 participants
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Study Start Date : May 2013
Actual Primary Completion Date : September 2013
Actual Study Completion Date : September 2013

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MedlinePlus related topics: Eye Care
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Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
Patients Attending Consultation for LASIK
Patients attending consultation for LASIK on Day 1. No intervention or treatment is administered during the study.
Other: No Treatment
Patients attending consultation for LASIK on Day 1. No intervention or treatment is administered during the study.



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Percentage of Patients in Each Category of the Dry Eye Workshop Severity (DEWS) Scale [ Time Frame: Day 1 ]
    The severity of each patient's dry eye was classified by the physician according to the DEWS scale. Categories are: mild and/or episodic, occurs under environmental stress; moderate episodic or chronic, stress or no stress; and severe frequent or constant without stress



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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients consulting with ophthalmologist for possible LASIK
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Attending an ophthalmology consultation for LASIK

Exclusion Criteria:


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Locations
Russian Federation
Moscow, Russian Federation
Sponsors and Collaborators
Allergan
Investigators
Study Director: Medical Director Allergan

Responsible Party: Allergan
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01854905     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: MAF-AGN-OPH-DE-015
First Posted: May 16, 2013    Key Record Dates
Results First Posted: March 14, 2014
Last Update Posted: March 14, 2014
Last Verified: January 2014

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Keratoconjunctivitis Sicca
Dry Eye Syndromes
Keratoconjunctivitis
Conjunctivitis
Conjunctival Diseases
Eye Diseases
Keratitis
Corneal Diseases
Lacrimal Apparatus Diseases