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Evaluation of Low Dose Laser in Treatment of Tinnitus

This study has been completed.
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Islamic Azad University of Mashhad
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01268449
First received: December 29, 2010
Last updated: NA
Last verified: August 2010
History: No changes posted

December 29, 2010
December 29, 2010
March 2008
August 2010   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
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Evaluation of Low Dose Laser in Treatment of Tinnitus
Phase 1 Evaluation of Low Dose Laser in Treatment of Tinnitus

The purpose of this study is to determine wether low dose laser is effective on idiopathic subjective tinnitus.

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Interventional
Phase 2
Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Subjective Tinnitus
  • Radiation: Low dose laser
    5mv laser with a wavelength of 650nm
  • Radiation: Placebo
    The act of radiating laser to the ear is done while the set is off.
  • Active Comparator: Laser group
    Intervention: Radiation: Low dose laser
  • Placebo Comparator: Placebo group
    Randomly,half of the patients receive placebo.
    Intervention: Radiation: Placebo
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Completed
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September 2010
August 2010   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Adults older than 18 years old
  • Idiopathic, subjective, unilateral tinnitus with at least 2 month duration

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with chronic otitis media
  • Patients with tympan perforation with any underlying cause
  • Patients with external otitis
  • Patients with tinnitus related to a retrocochlear lesion or other known lesions of the ear
Both
18 Years and older
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Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
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NCT01268449
Laser-tinnitus-202
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Dr. Mahboobeh Adami Dehkordi, Islamic Azad University Mashad Branch
Islamic Azad University of Mashhad
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Islamic Azad University of Mashhad
August 2010

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