Relationship Between Central Corneal Thickness and Intraocular Pressure Measures Instruments.
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the relationship between intraocular pressure and central corneal thickness using various instruments in ocular hypertension, normal-tension glaucoma, primary open angle glaucoma, keratoconus and normal eyes.
|Study Design:||Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
|Official Title:||Phase 4 Study Evaluating the Relationship Between Intraocular Pressure and Central Corneal Thickness Using Various Instruments in Ocular Hypertension, Normal-tension Glaucoma, Primary Open Angle Glaucoma, Keratoconus and Normal Eyes.|
|Study Start Date:||January 2006|
|Study Completion Date:||June 2006|
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the relationship between intraocular pressure and ultrasound pachymetry measured central corneal thickness using Goldman tonometry and PASCAL instruments.
Patient groups examined include:
ocular hypertensives normal-tension glaucoma primary open angle glaucoma keratoconus control normal eyes
|Birmingham, West Midlands, United Kingdom, B91 2JL|
|Principal Investigator:||Sunil Shah, MD FRCOphth||Birmingham and Midland Eye Centre|