Intravitreal Injections of Ranibizumab With Deferred Laser Grid Laser Photocoagulation for Treatment of Diabetic Macular Edema With Visual Impairment

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified March 2013 by Poitiers University Hospital.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
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Poitiers University Hospital Identifier:
First received: March 27, 2013
Last updated: April 3, 2013
Last verified: March 2013
In the prospective monocentric open label trial patients with diabetic macular edema will be treated with intravitreal injections of ranibizumab given for 3 months then with laser grid at month 4. During follow-up a ranibizumab injection will be performed every 2 months in case of best-corrected visual acuity decreased more than 5 letters.

Condition Intervention Phase
Diabetic Macular Edema
Drug: ranibizumab
Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional

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Further study details as provided by Poitiers University Hospital:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Number of intravitreal injections of ranibizumab [ Time Frame: 1 years ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • best-corrected visual acuity [ Time Frame: 1 years ]

Estimated Primary Completion Date: December 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: ranibizumab Drug: ranibizumab


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 79 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both

Inclusion Criteria:

  • diabetes mellitus (1 or2)
  • decreased vision from Diabetic Macular Edema (study eye Best Corrected Visual Acuity<69 letters using E.T.D.R.S testing)
  • macular edema

Exclusion Criteria:

  • history of severe cardiac disease
  • stroke within 12 months
  • intraocular inflammation
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01823965

Contact: michele BOISSONNOT 0549444891

Chu de Poitiers Recruiting
Poitiers, France, 86021
Contact: KATIA GOUROU    0549443283   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Poitiers University Hospital
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Responsible Party: Poitiers University Hospital Identifier: NCT01823965     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: LLOMD 
Study First Received: March 27, 2013
Last Updated: April 3, 2013
Health Authority: France: Afssaps - Agence française de sécurité sanitaire des produits de santé (Saint-Denis)

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Macular Edema
Eye Diseases
Macular Degeneration
Retinal Degeneration
Retinal Diseases processed this record on February 11, 2016