Face Masks, Behavioral and Environmental Modifications, and Dry Eye

Primary Objective

To investigate dry eye-related symptoms and ocular surface abnormalities in a sample of hospital workers, across the job spectrum, exposed to regular and prolonged facemask use.

Study category: Eyes

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Description

A single 45-minute study visit including eye examination and dry eye questionnaires

Details
Age

18 to years

Eligibility

Be a hospital worker at least 18 years of age with self-reported symptoms of dry eye on an initial screening survey (with or without a confirmed clinical diagnosis) and who use masks at least 80% of the time during a shift that is longer than 6 hours

Dry eyes

Type of Study

Other

Scope

Local

Compensation

$50.00

Principal Investigator
Tianjing Li,  PhD

Tianjing Li, PhD

Resources
Study ID

Protocol Number: 21-2541

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