Prevalence of Ocular Surface Disease in Glaucoma Patients

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 28, 2006
Last Update Posted : May 28, 2012
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Alcon Research

Brief Summary:
Demographic information and a brief medical and concomitant medicine history will be obtained from the glaucoma patient's records. Qualified patients will be asked to complete a questionnaire about their symptoms. Patients will then be scheduled to undergo three standard clinical tests of the ocular surface.

Condition or disease

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 101 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Prevalence of Ocular Surface Disease in Glaucoma Patients
Study Start Date : September 2006
Actual Primary Completion Date : February 2007
Actual Study Completion Date : February 2007

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MedlinePlus related topics: Glaucoma

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients 18 years or older with open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension were consecutively recruited for the study.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Diagnosis of glaucoma;
  • Other protocol-defined inclusion criteria may apply.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Inability to understand trial procedures;
  • Inability to understand Informed Consent;
  • Current use or use within the last 3 months of Restasis, steroids, or topical ocular non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs;
  • Punctal plugs;
  • Previous glaucoma, corneal, or conjunctival surgery;
  • Other protocol-defined exclusion criteria may apply.

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00382122

United States, California
La Jolla
La Jolla, California, United States, 92093
Sponsors and Collaborators
Alcon Research
Study Director: Felipe Medeiros, MD, PhD University of California, San Diego

Publications of Results:
Responsible Party: Alcon Research Identifier: NCT00382122     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CMS-06-06
First Posted: September 28, 2006    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: May 28, 2012
Last Verified: September 2007

Keywords provided by Alcon Research:
Ocular hypertension
Dry eye
Ocular surface disease

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Ocular Hypertension
Eye Diseases