Try our beta test site
IMPORTANT: Listing of a study on this site does not reflect endorsement by the National Institutes of Health. Talk with a trusted healthcare professional before volunteering for a study. Read more...

Macular Retinoschisis and Detachment Associated With Glaucomatous Optic Neuropathy

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Makoto Inoue, Kyorin University Identifier:
First received: May 15, 2013
Last updated: August 18, 2014
Last verified: August 2014
Clinical features, optical coherence tomography findings and surgical outcome in eyes with macular retinoschisis and detachment with normal tension glaucoma but without optic disc pit or high myopia were evaluated.

Condition Intervention
Macular Retinoschisis
Macular Detachment
Normal Tension Glaucoma
Procedure: Optical coherence tomography

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Macular Retinoschisis and Detachment Associated With Glaucomatous Optic Neuropathy But Without Optic Disc Pit Nor High Myopia

Resource links provided by NLM:

Further study details as provided by Kyorin University:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Optical coherence tomography [ Time Frame: One year ]
    Anatomical improvement detected with optical coherence tomography after surgical intervention.

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Visual recovery [ Time Frame: One year ]
    The number of the patients with visual recovery after surgical intervention

Enrollment: 11
Study Start Date: December 2004
Primary Completion Date: April 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
Macular retinoschisis and detachment Procedure: Optical coherence tomography


Ages Eligible for Study:   10 Years to 95 Years   (Child, Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
The patients with macular retinoschisis and detachment associated with normal tension glaucoma

Inclusion Criteria:

  • The patients with macular retinoschisis and detachment associated with normal tension glaucoma

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Optic pit maculopathy, high myopia
  Contacts and Locations
Choosing to participate in a study is an important personal decision. Talk with your doctor and family members or friends about deciding to join a study. To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the Contacts provided below. For general information, see Learn About Clinical Studies.

Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01862627

Kyorin Eye Center
Mitaka, Tokyo, Japan, 181-8611
Sponsors and Collaborators
Kyorin University
Principal Investigator: Makoto Inoue, MD Kyorin Eye Center
  More Information

Responsible Party: Makoto Inoue, Associate professor of ophthalmology, Kyorin University Identifier: NCT01862627     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Kyorineye011
Study First Received: May 15, 2013
Last Updated: August 18, 2014

Keywords provided by Kyorin University:
Macular retinoschisis
Macular detachment

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Dissociative Disorders
Optic Nerve Diseases
Low Tension Glaucoma
Mental Disorders
Cranial Nerve Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Eye Diseases
Retinal Degeneration
Retinal Diseases processed this record on April 28, 2017