Bevacizumab Effect on Blood Velocity
Retinal blood flow velocity is affected by Bevacizump intravitreal injection. This effect is correlated to treatment success.
|Study Design:||Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
|Official Title:||The Effect of Intravitreal Bevacizumab (Avastin) Injection on Retinal Blood-Flow Velocity in Patients With Choroidal Neovascularization|
- Blood flow velocity change [ Time Frame: 1 day following injection ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
|Study Start Date:||January 2008|
|Study Completion Date:||June 2008|
|Primary Completion Date:||June 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
The purpose of the study was to carry out a pilot study on the short-term effect of intravitreal Bevacizumab (Avastin) injection on retinal blood-flow velocity and test whether the short-term haemodynamic changes could predict the longer term clinical result of the treatment.
|Tel aviv sourasky medical center|
|Tel aviv, Israel, 64239|
|Principal Investigator:||Adiel Barak, MD||Tel aviv university Sackler school of medicine|