Working…
ClinicalTrials.gov
ClinicalTrials.gov Menu

Interest in Electronic Applications for Patients With Glaucoma (GlaucomaApp)

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details.
 
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02659709
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : January 20, 2016
Results First Posted : August 5, 2019
Last Update Posted : August 5, 2019
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Jonathon Myers, Wills Eye

Tracking Information
First Submitted Date August 6, 2015
First Posted Date January 20, 2016
Results First Submitted Date December 15, 2017
Results First Posted Date August 5, 2019
Last Update Posted Date August 5, 2019
Study Start Date June 2015
Actual Primary Completion Date October 2016   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Current Primary Outcome Measures
 (submitted: June 17, 2019)
  • Patients Owning Smartphone/Tablet Technology [ Time Frame: 1 hour ]
    Responses collected from participants about owning access to social media via smartphone or tablet technology obtained by completing a 20 item questionnaire.
  • Patients Having Access to Social Media Via Smartphone or Tablet in the Home [ Time Frame: 1 hour ]
    Responses collected from participants about their personal access, through other members in the home, to social media via smartphone or tablet technology obtained by completing a 20 item questionnaire.
Original Primary Outcome Measures
 (submitted: January 19, 2016)
Smartphone Usage Questionnaire [ Time Frame: 1 day ]
Feedback will be collected from participants on ease of use of Glaucoma App by utilizing a 20 item questionnaire.
Change History
Current Secondary Outcome Measures
 (submitted: June 17, 2019)
  • Glaucoma Medication Compliance [ Time Frame: 1 hour ]
    Responses collected from participants about compliance to using their glaucoma drops as prescribed obtained by completing a 20 item questionnaire.
  • Use of Medication Reminder [ Time Frame: 1 hour ]
    Responses collected from participants about use of medication reminders for their glaucoma drops obtained by completing a 20 item questionnaire.
Original Secondary Outcome Measures Not Provided
Current Other Pre-specified Outcome Measures Not Provided
Original Other Pre-specified Outcome Measures Not Provided
 
Descriptive Information
Brief Title Interest in Electronic Applications for Patients With Glaucoma
Official Title Interest of Patients and Their Caregivers in A Smartphone- and Tablet-Based Application for Patients With Glaucoma
Brief Summary To evaluation interest in use of smartphone- and tablet-based application (app) for participants with glaucoma, ocular hypertension, those at risk and their caregivers.
Detailed Description

This study is designed to determine the amount of interest in an educational application (app) on social media for glaucoma patients and their caregivers.

The purpose of this App is to enhance understanding of glaucoma by using short video tutorials. The App will include glaucoma eye drop medication reminders, a short video tutorial which aims to improve understanding of how visual field testing should be performed, how to administer eye drops and a feature that will enable participants to store and organize testing results using a mobile device.

Study Type Observational
Study Design Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Target Follow-Up Duration Not Provided
Biospecimen Not Provided
Sampling Method Non-Probability Sample
Study Population Glaucoma patients or care givers
Condition Glaucoma
Intervention Device: Interest in medical education through social media
Measuring interest in social media technology designed to educate glaucoma patients about disease, testing, and treatments with reminders for taking medications.
Other Name: Glaucoma App Interest
Study Groups/Cohorts Glaucoma Patients and Caregivers
Glaucoma patients and caregivers will complete a 20 item questionnaire providing demographic information, glaucoma eye drop compliance, interest in medication reminders, availability to smartphone, tablet and social media technology and interest in using a glaucoma application on social media.
Intervention: Device: Interest in medical education through social media
Publications * Waisbourd M, Dhami H, Zhou C, Hsieh M, Abichandani P, Pro MJ, Moster MR, Katz LJ, Hark LA, Myers JS. The Wills Eye Glaucoma App: Interest of Patients and Their Caregivers in a Smartphone-based and Tablet-based Glaucoma Application. J Glaucoma. 2016 Sep;25(9):e787-91. doi: 10.1097/IJG.0000000000000504.

*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Recruitment Information
Recruitment Status Completed
Actual Enrollment
 (submitted: June 17, 2019)
50
Original Actual Enrollment
 (submitted: January 19, 2016)
100
Actual Study Completion Date October 2016
Actual Primary Completion Date October 2016   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Anyone affected by glaucoma
  • Family and friends of someone with glaucoma

Exclusion Criteria:

  • unable to complete survey
Sex/Gender
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
Ages 18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Accepts Healthy Volunteers Yes
Contacts Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
Listed Location Countries United States
Removed Location Countries  
 
Administrative Information
NCT Number NCT02659709
Other Study ID Numbers 14-413E
Has Data Monitoring Committee No
U.S. FDA-regulated Product
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product: No
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product: No
IPD Sharing Statement
Plan to Share IPD: No
Responsible Party Jonathon Myers, Wills Eye
Study Sponsor Wills Eye
Collaborators Not Provided
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Jonathan S Myers, MD Wills Eye Hospital
PRS Account Wills Eye
Verification Date June 2019