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Study of Eye Movement Testing and Therapy

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
Ohio State University Identifier:
First received: May 9, 2007
Last updated: July 1, 2008
Last verified: July 2008
The purpose of this study is to determine the ability of several eye movement monitors, used in clinical practice, to identify children with poor reading eye movements. A second purpose of the study is to evaluate the effectiveness of eye movement therapy.

Condition Intervention
Saccadic Eye Movement Deficiency Oculomotor Deficiency Oculomotor Dysfunction Procedure: eye movement therapy

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

Further study details as provided by Ohio State University:

Estimated Enrollment: 40

Ages Eligible for Study:   8 Years to 13 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Children ages 8 to 13 with saccadic eye movement deficit

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Previous saccadic eye movement therapy
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00472485

United States, Ohio
The Ohio State University
Columbus, Ohio, United States, 43210
Sponsors and Collaborators
Ohio State University
Principal Investigator: Marjean Kulp, OD, MS Ohio State University
  More Information Identifier: NCT00472485     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 00H0185
Study First Received: May 9, 2007
Last Updated: July 1, 2008 processed this record on August 18, 2017