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Guangzhou Outdoor Activity Longitudinal Study

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00848900
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified October 2010 by Sun Yat-sen University.
Recruitment status was:  Enrolling by invitation
First Posted : February 20, 2009
Last Update Posted : November 22, 2010
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Sun Yat-sen University

February 19, 2009
February 20, 2009
November 22, 2010
April 2009
April 2012   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Cycloplegic refraction [ Time Frame: 1 year ]
Visual Acuity [ Time Frame: 6 months ]
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Visual acuity [ Time Frame: 6 months ]
Refractive error [ Time Frame: 1 year ]
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Guangzhou Outdoor Activity Longitudinal Study
A Controlled Clinical Trial of the Effect of Increases Time Outdoors in the Prevention of Juvenile-onset Myopia in Chinese Children
The purpose of this study is to assess whether outdoor activities are effective in preventing the development and progression of juvenile-onset myopia in Chinese children.
  1. To determine if increased engagement in outdoor activities reduces the development and progression of myopia in Chinese school children.
  2. To identify the risk factors associated with the development and progression of juvenile-onset myopia.
  3. To characterize the interaction between refractive error and education.
Interventional
Not Applicable
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Myopia
Behavioral: Outdoor activity
Adding 1 hour outdoor time into school curricula
  • No Intervention: Control
  • Experimental: Outdoor activity
    Adding 1 hour outdoor time into school curricula
    Intervention: Behavioral: Outdoor activity

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Unknown status
2000
1500
July 2012
April 2012   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • All the students in Grade 1

Exclusion Criteria:

Sexes Eligible for Study: All
Child, Adult, Senior
No
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China
 
 
NCT00848900
GOAL2009
Yes
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Mingguang He, Zhongshan Ophthalmic Center, ZOC
Sun Yat-sen University
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Principal Investigator: Mingguang He, PhD, MD Zhongshan Ophthalmic Center, Sun Yat-sen University
Sun Yat-sen University
October 2010

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