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Phacotrabeculotomy vs. CCI+Phaco in Patients With Borderline Control of Intraocular Pressure

2014-07-24 14:24:29 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of the study is to determine whether combined cataract and glaucoma surgery (phacotrabeculotomy)is more effective in lowering intraocular pressure than cataract surgery alone in patients with borderline control of intraocular pressure.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Active Control, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Primary Open Angle Glaucoma

Intervention

Phacoemulsification, implantation of intraocular lens, Phacoemulsification, Implantation of IOL, trabeculotomy

Location

Hanusch-Krankenhaus
Vienna
Austria
1140

Status

Recruiting

Source

Medical University of Vienna

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-24T14:24:29-0400

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