Overview

This trial is active, not recruiting.

Condition surgical performance
Treatment music - mozart's sonata for 2 pianos in d-440
Sponsor Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Québec, CHU de Québec
Start date January 2015
End date June 2016
Trial size 26 participants
Trial identifier NCT02349204, 2015-1938

Summary

Music is commonly heard in operating room. The goal of this study is to measure the effect of music on surgical performance using a intraocular surgery simulator. The music chosen is Sonata for 2 pianos D-440 from Mozart. The participants will complete 2 tasks on the simulator, both with and without music, in a randomized sequence. The results will be subtracted from the simulator and analyzed.

United States No locations recruiting
Other Countries No locations recruiting

Study Design

Allocation randomized
Intervention model crossover assignment
Masking open label
Arm
(Experimental)
The participants in this groups will have to complete the tasks on the intraocular surgery simulator while listening to Mozart's sonata for 2 pianos in D-440
music - mozart's sonata for 2 pianos in d-440
(No Intervention)
The participants in this groups will have to complete the tasks on the intraocular surgery simulator in silence

Primary Outcomes

Measure
Task score
time frame: Assessed up to 12 weeks after randomization

Secondary Outcomes

Measure
Time to complete the task
time frame: Assessed up to 12 weeks after randomization

Eligibility Criteria

Male or female participants from 18 years up to 70 years old.

Inclusion Criteria: - Ophthalmology residents at Laval University - Ophthalmologist at Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Québec Exclusion Criteria:

Additional Information

Official title The Effect of Music on Surgical Skill in the Setting of Simulated Intraocular Surgery
Principal investigator Mathieu Caissie, MD, FRCPC
Trial information was received from ClinicalTrials.gov and was last updated in July 2016.
Information provided to ClinicalTrials.gov by Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Québec, CHU de Québec.