Efficacy of Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty in Pseudophakic Patients

This study is enrolling participants by invitation only.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of Zurich
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01467388
First received: November 3, 2011
Last updated: November 7, 2011
Last verified: November 2011
  Purpose

Retrospective analysis of efficacy of selective laser trabeculoplasty in pseudophakic patients compared to phakic patients is performed.

Inclusion criterion are patients with glaucoma or ocular hypertension who underwent treatment with selective laser trabeculoplasty due to insufficient control of intraocular pressure during their routine treatment at the University Hospital Zurich / Division of Ophthalmology.


Condition Intervention
Glaucoma
Ocular Hypertension
Procedure: selective laser trabeculoplasty (SLT)

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Retrospective

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Further study details as provided by University of Zurich:

Estimated Enrollment: 200
Study Start Date: November 2011
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2012
Estimated Primary Completion Date: December 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
phacic
Study patients who still have their own ocular lens
Procedure: selective laser trabeculoplasty (SLT)
trabeculoplasty with an SLT-Laser to reduce intraocular pressure
Other Name: SLT-Laser, Tango Laser, Ellex Medical Pty. Ltd., 82 Gilbert Street, Adelaide, SA 5000 Australia
pseudophacic
Study patients who have an intraocular lens after cataract surgery
Procedure: selective laser trabeculoplasty (SLT)
trabeculoplasty with an SLT-Laser to reduce intraocular pressure
Other Name: SLT-Laser, Tango Laser, Ellex Medical Pty. Ltd., 82 Gilbert Street, Adelaide, SA 5000 Australia

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

glaucoma patients

Criteria

Inclusion criteria:

  • Patients with glaucoma or ocular hypertension who underwent selective laser trabeculoplasty.

Exclusion criteria:

  • Optic neuropathy other than glaucoma
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Locations
Switzerland
University Hospital Zurich, Ophthalmic Clinic
Zurich, ZH, Switzerland, 8091
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Zurich
Investigators
Study Director: 01 Studienregister MasterAdmins UniversitaetsSpital Zuerich
Principal Investigator: Jens Funk, Professor, MD University Hospital Zurich, Ophtalmic Clinic
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: University of Zurich
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01467388     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: SLT-Pseudophakic-201
Study First Received: November 3, 2011
Last Updated: November 7, 2011
Health Authority: Switzerland: Swissmedic

Keywords provided by University of Zurich:
patients with glaucoma or ocular hypertension

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hypertension
Glaucoma
Ocular Hypertension
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Eye Diseases

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