The Impact of Hospitalization on Ambulatory Blood Pressure and Intraocular Pressure
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Aristotle University Of Thessaloniki
First received: December 9, 2009
Last updated: December 16, 2009
Last verified: March 2007
The purpose of this study is to assess the effect of hospital admission on 24-hour ambulatory blood pressure (ABP) in hypertensive subjects.Treated or untreated hypertensive adults with open angle glaucoma underwent in-hospital and outpatient 24-hour ABP monitoring, in random order 4 weeks apart.
||Observational Model: Case-Crossover
Time Perspective: Prospective
||A Study Investigating the Impact of Hospitalization on Ambulatory Blood Pressure and Intraocular Pressure in Subjects With Mild to Moderate Arterial Hypertension and Untreated Ocular Hypertension
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| Study Completion Date:
| Primary Completion Date:
||January 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
|Ages Eligible for Study:
||30 Years to 65 Years
|Genders Eligible for Study:
|Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Subjects with untreated ocular hypertension and stage 1 arterial hypertension with or without treatment with anti-hypertensive agents.
- age >30 years old.
- subject has signed an informed consent.
- patient has untreated ocular hypertension (IOP at 10:00 between 22-34 mm Hg)
- patient has stage 1 arterial hypertension with or without therapy
- secondary hypertension.
- stage 2 or 3 hypertension, history of renal disease.
- sleep apnea.
- diabetes mellitus
- acute or chronic inflammation.
- myocardial infarction or unstable angina within the past 6 months.
- heart failure NYHA class III-IV.
- active liver disease.
- history of drug or alcohol abuse, or any other condition with poor prognosis.
- treatment with non-steroid anti-inflammatory agents, corticosteroids, beta-blockers, or any other regimen that could affect BP levels.
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||Anastasios Lasaridis, 1st Department of Internal Medicine, Aristotle University, Thessaloniki
History of Changes
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|Study First Received:
||December 9, 2009
||December 16, 2009
||Greece: Ethics Committee
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