Retinal Nerve Fibres Layers Thickness Study in Glaucomatous Patients
The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government.
Read our disclaimer for details.
In this study the investigators are going to study the retinal nerve fibers layers (RNFL) modification of two groups of patients, one taking no drugs, the other taking forskolin, rutin and vitamins B1 and B2.
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, Learn About Clinical Studies.
Ages Eligible for Study:
30 Years to 80 Years (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Age (30-80 years);
Baseline Intraocular pressure (IOP) (20-32 mmHg): average untreated Intra Ocular Pressure (IOP) for both eyes as determined from 2 to 4 visits within a 6-months period;
Central Corneal Thickness (CCT) (475-650 µm): average of 3 different measurements from both eyes during the same visit;
Pattern standard deviation (PSD) (0,50-3,00 dB) average of both eyes as stated on the most recent visual field index report
Vertical Cup/Disk ratio (0,00-0,80): average of both eyes
All these data were entered into a calculator specially designed for STAR (Scoring Tool for assessing risk) II parameter. The patients were divided into low-, moderate- and high risk groups according to the result given by the calculator.