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Retinal Endo Vascular Surgery for Central Retinal Vein Occlusion

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified September 2006 by Hadassah Medical Organization.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00383773
First Posted: October 4, 2006
Last Update Posted: July 25, 2007
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Information provided by:
Hadassah Medical Organization
  Purpose
Patients with Central Retinal Vein Occlusion will undergo vitrectomy, a small needle of about 71 micron will enter a branch retinal vein and TPA will be injected into the obstracted vein.

Condition Intervention
Central Retinal Vein Occlusion Procedure: Retinal endo vascular surgery

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment

Further study details as provided by Hadassah Medical Organization:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Visual acuity
  • Amount of macular edema.

Estimated Enrollment: 10
Study Start Date: October 2006
Estimated Study Completion Date: October 2007
Detailed Description:

Patients with Central Retinal Vein Occlusion less than 6 month duration and reduction of vision to 6/21 will go OCT and FANG examinations.

Patient will be operated vitrectomy, and a branch retinal vein will be punctured by small needle and rTPA 200mcg/ml will be injected to the vein.

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • crvo less than 6 month
  • Visual Acuity less than 6/21
  • No prior eye surgery except cataract.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Retinal/iris neovascularization
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00383773


Contacts
Contact: Michael Halpert, MD. 00972507874385 halpert@cc.huji.ac.il
Contact: Hadas Lemberg, PhD 0097226777572 Ihadas@hadassah.org.il

Sponsors and Collaborators
Hadassah Medical Organization
Investigators
Study Chair: Michael halpert Hadassah Medical Organization
  More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00383773     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 1yumbo-HMO-CTIL
First Submitted: October 3, 2006
First Posted: October 4, 2006
Last Update Posted: July 25, 2007
Last Verified: September 2006

Keywords provided by Hadassah Medical Organization:
retinal vein occlusion
rTPA

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Retinal Vein Occlusion
Retinal Diseases
Eye Diseases
Venous Thrombosis
Thrombosis
Embolism and Thrombosis
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases