Prevalence of Glaucoma in the Israeli Arab Population
there is a variety of glaucoma prevalence within different populations. this study examine the prevalence of glaucoma in the Arab population in Israel' as well as the demographic variables and the compliance to treatment in the population.
|Study Design:||Observational Model: Ecologic or Community
Time Perspective: Retrospective
|Official Title:||Glaucoma Prevalence in the Israeli Arab Population|
|Study Start Date:||January 2012|
|Estimated Study Completion Date:||May 2012|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date:||April 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
all the ,medical records of patients who were diagnosed with primary open angle glaucoma, closed angle , pseudoexfoliative and neovascular glaucoma.
from Medical records of primary care clinic in the city of Tira. the patients are recruited, all glaucoma patients are above age of 20 years. they must suffer from CDR >= 0.5 with/without asymmetry with the other eye. or they suffer from glaucomatous damage to the visual fields.
|Contact: Joseph Pikkel, M.Demail@example.com|
|Contact: Otzem Chassid, M.Dfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Ziv Medical Center||Recruiting|
|Safed, Israel, 13120|
|Contact: Joseph Pikkel, M.D +972508434206 email@example.com|
|Contact: Otzem Chassid, M.D +972506266059 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Principal Investigator:||Joseph Pikkel, M.D||Ziv Medical Center|