Condition category
Surgery
Date applied
12/09/2003
Date assigned
12/09/2003
Last edited
14/01/2009
Prospective/Retrospective
Retrospectively registered
Overall trial status
Completed
Recruitment status
No longer recruiting

Plain English Summary

Not provided at time of registration

Trial website

Contact information

Type

Scientific

Primary contact

Dr V Dubois

ORCID ID

Contact details

Department of Ophthalmology
Royal United Hospital
B&NES
Bath
BA1 3NG
United Kingdom
+44 (0)1225 428331

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0212120673

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Does depot dilation in the form of mydriatic-soaked wicks improve papillary dilatation prior to cataract surgery?

Ethics approval

Not provided at time of registration

Study design

Randomised controlled trial

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Hospitals

Trial type

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Condition

Surgery: Cataract

Intervention

Depot method of pre-operative pupil dilatation vs repeated instillations of drops

Intervention type

Procedure/Surgery

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

21/01/2003

Overall trial end date

01/05/2003

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

RUH opthalmology patients who are having a cataract extraction at Westbury Hospital.

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

130

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

21/01/2003

Recruitment end date

01/05/2003

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Department of Ophthalmology
Bath
BA1 3NG
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Department of Health (UK)

Sponsor details

Richmond House
79 Whitehall
London
SW1A 2NL
United Kingdom

Sponsor type

Government

Website

http://www.doh.gov.uk

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

Royal United Hospital NHS Trust (UK)

Alternative name(s)

Funding Body Type

Funding Body Subtype

Location

Results and Publications

Publication and dissemination plan

Not provided at time of registration

Intention to publish date

Participant level data

Not provided at time of registration

Results - basic reporting

Publication summary

2006 results in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17129389

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Dubois V, Wittles N, Lamont M, Madge S, Luck J, Randomised controlled single-blind study of conventional versus depot mydriatic drug delivery prior to cataract surgery., BMC Ophthalmol, 2006, 6, 36, doi: 10.1186/1471-2415-6-36.

Additional files

Editorial Notes