This trial is active, not recruiting.

Condition pain
Treatment vitrectomy
Phase phase 4
Sponsor Asociación para Evitar la Ceguera en México
Start date May 2009
End date December 2009
Trial size 30 participants
Trial identifier NCT01022879, APEC0004


The use of topical anesthetics is a non invasive option avoiding local or general anesthesia in small gauge vitrectomy without causing intolerable pain

United States No locations recruiting
Other countries No locations recruiting

Study Design

Intervention model single group assignment
Primary purpose treatment

Eligibility Criteria

Male or female participants from 18 years up to 80 years old.

Inclusion Criteria: - Pseudofaquic or faquic, - male or female, - 18 to 80 years, - primary vitrectomy Exclusion Criteria: - Combined surgery - Non cooperative patients

Additional Information

Official title Pain Scale in the Use of Topical Anesthesia in Small Gauge Vitrectomy
Principal investigator Maria A Martinez-Castellanos, MD
Trial information was received from ClinicalTrials.gov and was last updated in November 2009.
Information provided to ClinicalTrials.gov by Asociación para Evitar la Ceguera en México.