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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00947869
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified July 2009 by University of Erlangen-Nürnberg Medical School. Recruitment status was: Recruiting
The primary aim of the Erlangen´s Glaucoma Contrast Sensitivity-Study (EGCS-Study) is the evaluation of the diagnostic and prognostic validity of a diagnostic procedure, measuring contrast sensitivity. No therapeutic studies are performed.
Condition or disease
Primary Open Angle GlaucomaSecondary Open Angle Glaucoma Due to PEX
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years and older (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
primary care clinic
Patients: Primary open angle glaucoma, secondary open angle glaucoma due to PEX
Healthy volunteers (for reliability analysis)
Age > 18
Best corrected visual acuity 0.8 or better
eye diseases: Infantile glaucoma, angle glaucoma, secondary open angle glaucoma, wich are not due to PEX, diseases involving retina, condition after ophthalmological operations or trauma, cataract, diseases concerning the refractive system, age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, optic neuropathy (MS, neuritis), amblyopia
Any neurological diseases
Systemic diseases with potentially ocular involvement (e.g., diabetes mellitus)
Systemic drugs with potentially ocular involvement