First Postoperative Day Review After Uneventful Phacoemulsification

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Veroia General Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01247155
First received: November 23, 2010
Last updated: NA
Last verified: April 2009
History: No changes posted

November 23, 2010
November 23, 2010
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Best corrected visual acuity
Same as current
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First Postoperative Day Review After Uneventful Phacoemulsification
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The purpose of this randomized trial was to examine the value of the review on the first postoperative day after uneventful phacoemulsification cataract surgery.

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Observational
Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Prospective
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Probability Sample

291 consecutive patients who underwent uneventful phacoemulsification cataract surgery were randomized into two groups: i) Next day review (NDR group, n=146) and ii) No next day review (NNDR group, n=145).

  • Phacoemulsification
  • Complications
  • BCVA
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  • first day review
  • non-first day review
Chatziralli IP, Sergentanis TN, Kanonidou E, Papazisis L. First postoperative day review after uneventful phacoemulsification cataract surgery: is it necessary? BMC Res Notes. 2012 Jun 27;5:333. doi: 10.1186/1756-0500-5-333.

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Completed
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Inclusion Criteria:

Exclusion Criteria:

Exclusion criteria were the following:

i) intra-operative complications, such as posterior capsule rupture, vitreous loss, lost nucleus, zonule dehiscence and wound leak,

ii) inadequate social support for overnight care at home,

iii) severely limited visual potential in the fellow eye,

iv) uveitis or ocular trauma,

v) severe systemic diseases limiting activity,

vi) patients with learning disability or dementia.

Both
65 Years to 90 Years
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NCT01247155
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Veroia General Hospital
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Veroia General Hospital
April 2009

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