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Short Term and Day to Day Reproducibility of Reflectometric Measurement of Retinal Oxygen Saturation in Healthy Subjects

This study has been withdrawn prior to enrollment.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00991900
First Posted: October 8, 2009
Last Update Posted: October 8, 2009
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Medical University of Vienna
October 7, 2009
October 8, 2009
October 8, 2009
August 2009
October 2009   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Coefficients of variation of oxygen measurement [ Time Frame: 5 measurements on both study days ]
Same as current
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Short Term and Day to Day Reproducibility of Reflectometric Measurement of Retinal Oxygen Saturation in Healthy Subjects
Short Term and Day to Day Reproducibility of Reflectometric Measurement of Retinal Oxygen Saturation in Healthy Subjects

Adequate perfusion and oxygenation is essential for the function of the inner retina. Although this is a well known fact, measurement of oxygen saturation in the eye is still a delicate and not fully explored task. However, recently a new instrument for the non-invasive measurement of retinal vessel oxygen saturation has been introduced. Unfortunately, no data about reproducibility in humans is yet available for this instrument. Consequently, the current study seeks to evaluate the short term and day to day reproducibility of retinal vessel oxygenation in healthy volunteers.

20 healthy volunteers will be included and oxygen saturation of retinal vessels will be determined. The reproducibility of the results will be tested by repeated measurements and the collected data will be independently analyzed by two observers.

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Observational
Time Perspective: Prospective
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Probability Sample
20 healthy volunteers will be included.
Ocular Physiology
Device: Measurement of oxygen saturation of retinal vessels with optical reflectometer
5 repeated measurements on both study days
Healthy subjects
Intervention: Device: Measurement of oxygen saturation of retinal vessels with optical reflectometer
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Withdrawn
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December 2009
October 2009   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Men and Women aged between 18 and 35 years,
  • Nonsmokers
  • Body mass index between 15th and 85th percentile
  • Normal ophthalmic findings, ametropia < 3 Dpt.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Regular use of medication, abuse of alcoholic beverages, participation in a clinical trial in the 3 weeks preceding the study
  • Treatment in the previous 3 weeks with any drug except oral contraceptives
  • Symptoms of a clinically relevant illness in the 3 weeks before the study day
  • Blood donation during the previous 3 weeks
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
18 Years to 35 Years   (Adult)
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Austria
 
 
NCT00991900
OPHT-030409
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Gerhard Garhofer, Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Medical University of Vienna
Medical University of Vienna
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Medical University of Vienna
October 2009