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Observational Study - ILM Peeling

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
M. Dominik Fischer, University Hospital Tuebingen Identifier:
First received: March 8, 2010
Last updated: July 30, 2014
Last verified: July 2014
This observational study investigates the effects of epimacular membrane peeling on the structure and function of the retina.

Epimacular Gliosis
Macular Hole

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Observational Study On Retinal Structure And Function Before And After Epimacular Membrane Peeling

Further study details as provided by University Hospital Tuebingen:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • BCVA [ Time Frame: 6 months after ILM peeling ]

Enrollment: 10
Study Start Date: March 2010
Study Completion Date: July 2014
Primary Completion Date: July 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Epimacular Gliosis Without Macular Hole
Epimacular Gliosis With Macular Hole


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Inpatients at the University Eye Hospital Tuebingen

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Clinical diagnosis of Epimacular Gliosis
  • Must be scheduled for ILM-peeling independently of study
  • Must be older then 18 years of age

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Visual acuity > 0,4 logMAR (< 20/50 EDTRS)
  • Other ophthalmological disorder affecting visual acuity and/or visual field and/or retinal structure
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01083056

Centre for Ophthalmology, University Hospital Tuebingen
Tuebingen, BW, Germany, 72076
Sponsors and Collaborators
University Hospital Tuebingen
Principal Investigator: Florian Gekeler, MD Centre for Ophthalmology, University Hospital Tuebingen
  More Information

Responsible Party: M. Dominik Fischer, PD Dr. med. M. Dominik Fischer, University Hospital Tuebingen Identifier: NCT01083056     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: ILM Peeling
Study First Received: March 8, 2010
Last Updated: July 30, 2014

Keywords provided by University Hospital Tuebingen:

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Retinal Perforations
Retinal Diseases
Eye Diseases
Pathologic Processes processed this record on May 23, 2017