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A Study to Assess the Clinical Outcomes of Surgical Phaco Segmentation Techniques in Patients Undergoing Cataract Surgery

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02843594
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified August 2016 by Iantech, Inc.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : July 26, 2016
Last Update Posted : August 24, 2016
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Iantech, Inc

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this research study is to evaluate the clinical outcomes of different cataract surgical techniques for lens fragmentation in subjects undergoing routine cataract surgery.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Cataract Procedure: LEEP intervention Procedure: Standard Phaco Control Phase 4

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 500 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single (Participant)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Study Start Date : August 2016
Estimated Primary Completion Date : July 2018
Estimated Study Completion Date : September 2018

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MedlinePlus related topics: Cataract

Arm Intervention/treatment
Active Comparator: LEEP Intervention C1
Cataract surgery with micro-interventional LEEP technology lens fragmentation (non-randomized cohort 1)
Procedure: LEEP intervention
Low Energy Endosafe Phaco (LEEP) with micro-interventional lens fragmentation

Active Comparator: LEEP Intervention C2
Cataract surgery with micro-interventional LEEP technology lens fragmentation (randomized cohort 2)
Procedure: LEEP intervention
Low Energy Endosafe Phaco (LEEP) with micro-interventional lens fragmentation

Placebo Comparator: Control Phaco C2
Cataract surgery with conventional phaco-assisted lens fragmentation (randomized cohort 2)
Procedure: Standard Phaco Control



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Cumulative Dispersed Phaco energy [ Time Frame: Intraoperative ]
    Total phaco power and energy used as recorded by the phaco machine


Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Endothelial cell loss [ Time Frame: 1 month ]
    Change from baseline endothelial cell density as measured by specular microscopy



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

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Able to understand study requirements, willing to follow study instructions and willing to return for required study follow-up visits as confirmed by provision of written informed consent.
  2. Subjects with a visually significant cataract scheduled to undergo cataract surgery
  3. Subjects > 18 years of age
  4. BCVA at baseline not better than 20/40
  5. Grade 1+ cataracts

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Subjects not able to complete the informed consent form
  2. Subjects < 18 years of age
  3. Polar cataracts
  4. Zonular instability

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Contacts
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Contact: Jennifer Gaines +1 (415) 295-4770 admin@iantechmed.com

Locations
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Panama
Clinica de Ojos Panama City Recruiting
Panama, Panama
Contact: Ernesto Calvo, MD    (305) 898-0472    ecalvo86@mac.com   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Iantech, Inc

Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
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Responsible Party: Iantech, Inc
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02843594     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: LEEP103
First Posted: July 26, 2016    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: August 24, 2016
Last Verified: August 2016
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: Yes

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Cataract
Lens Diseases
Eye Diseases