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Spinal Anesthesia - Intraocular Pressure

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02061644
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : February 13, 2014
Last Update Posted : April 7, 2014
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Ruslan Abdullayev, Adiyaman University Research Hospital

Brief Summary:
We aim to investigate the effect of spinal anesthesia on intraocular pressure.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Intraocular Pressure Other: Spinal anesthesia Not Applicable

Detailed Description:

Spinal anesthesia provides adequate anesthetic conditions for many operations. These operations include orthopedic, urological, gynecological and many general surgery operations. Although few, side effects of the procedure and its effects on body are well known. However, there is inadequate knowledge about the effects of spinal anesthesia on pressure changes in the eyes. These pressure changes in eyes can result in some detriments. Elevated pressures in the eyes can result in disease known as glaucoma, that makes hazard to eyes. Decreased eye pressures can also result in some eye detriments.

We aimed to investigate the effects of spinal anesthesia procedure on eye (intraocular) pressure changes.


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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 40 participants
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Quadruple (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
Official Title: Intraocular Pressure Changes After Spinal Anesthesia: Acute and Subacute Effects
Study Start Date : March 2014
Actual Primary Completion Date : April 2014
Actual Study Completion Date : April 2014

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Spinal
Spinal anesthesia for surgical procedure will be applied to the patients. Intraocular pressures will be measured before and after the procedure.
Other: Spinal anesthesia
Routine spinal anesthesia procedure will be made to the patients for surgical anesthesia.




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Number of the patients with changed intraocular pressure [ Time Frame: One month ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • patients having general surgery operations under umbilicus
  • patients of American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) status I-II

Exclusion Criteria:

  • patients denying spinal anesthesia
  • contraindications for spinal anesthesia
  • eye diseases
  • hypertension
  • ASA status III or more

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02061644


Locations
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Turkey
Adiyaman University Research Hospital
Adiyaman, Turkey, 02000
Sponsors and Collaborators
Adiyaman University Research Hospital
Investigators
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Principal Investigator: Ruslan Abdullayev, Dr Adiyaman University Research Hospital, Department of Anesthesiology and Reanimation, Adiyaman City, Turkey.

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Responsible Party: Ruslan Abdullayev, Dr. Ruslan Abdullayev, Adiyaman University Research Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02061644     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Spinal-IOP
First Posted: February 13, 2014    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: April 7, 2014
Last Verified: April 2014

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Anesthetics
Central Nervous System Depressants
Physiological Effects of Drugs