Positioning In Macular hole Surgery (PIMS): statistical analysis plan for a randomised controlled trial

Article English OPEN
Lauren Bell; Richard Hooper; Catey Bunce; Saruban Pasu; James Bainbridge;
(2017)
  • Publisher: BMC
  • Journal: Trials,volume 18 (issn: 1745-6215, eissn: 1745-6215)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1186/s13063-017-2020-6, pmc: PMC5470203
  • Subject: Idiopathic macular holes | Idiopathic macular holes, Positioning, Recovery, Statistical analysis plan, Surgery | R5-920 | Positioning | Medicine (General) | Update | Recovery | Statistical analysis plan | Surgery
    mesheuropmc: eye diseases | genetic structures | sense organs

Background The treatment of idiopathic full-thickness macular holes involves surgery to close the hole. Some surgeons advise patients to adopt a face-down position to increase the likelihood of successful macular hole closure. However, patients often find the face-down ... View more
  • References (11)
    11 references, page 1 of 2

    1. Lange CAK, et al. Pilot randomised controlled trial of face-down positioning following macular hole surgery. Eye. 2012;26(2):272-7.

    2. Pasu S, et al. PIMS (Positioning In Macular hole Surgery) trial-a multicentre interventional comparative randomised controlled clinical trial comparing face-down positioning, with an inactive face-forward position on the outcome of surgery for large macular holes: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial. Trials. 2015;16:527.

    3. Kang SW, Ahn K, Ham DI. Types of macular hole closure and their clinical implications. Br J Ophthalmol. 2003;87(8):1015-9.

    4. McCannel CA, et al. Population-based incidence of macular holes. Ophthalmology. 2009;116(7):1366-9.

    5. Ellis JD, Baines PS. Patient perspectives on macular hole surgery. Ophthalmology. 2002;109(4):622-3.

    6. Guillaubey A, et al. Comparison of face-down and seated position after idiopathic macular hole surgery: a randomized clinical trial. Am J Ophthalmol. 2008;146(1):128-34.

    7. StataCorp. Stata Longitudinal Data/Panel Data Reference Manual Release 14. Stata Press, editor. College Station, TX, USA.

    8. StataCorp. Stata Base Reference Manual Release 14. Stata Press, editor. College Station, TX, USA.

    9. Holladay JT. Visual acuity measurements. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2004;30(2): 287-90.

    10. Brader HS, et al. Early progression of geographic atrophy in the Complications of Age-related macular degeneration Prevention Trial (CAPT). Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2015;56(7):3790.

  • Metrics
    0
    views in OpenAIRE
    0
    views in local repository
    6
    downloads in local repository

    The information is available from the following content providers:

    FromNumber Of ViewsNumber Of Downloads
    UCL Discovery - IRUS-UK 0 6
Share - Bookmark