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Efficacy and Safety of Intravitreal Bevacizumab for Threshold ROP.

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01707745
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified October 2012 by Sivakami A Pai, Dubai Health Authority.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : October 16, 2012
Last Update Posted : October 16, 2012
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Study Description
Brief Summary:

Prospective study to evaluate the efficacy and safety of intravitreal bevacizumab In retinopathy of prematurity (ROP).

Bevacizumab 0.75 mg in 0.03 ml was given to stage 2+ or stage 3+ ROP in Zone I or Zone II.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Stage 2+ or Stage 3+ Retinopathy of Prematurity in Zone I or Zone II. Procedure: Intravitreal Bevacizumab

Study Design

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 50 participants
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Study Start Date : January 2010
Estimated Primary Completion Date : December 2012
Estimated Study Completion Date : December 2012

Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine

Drug Information available for: Bevacizumab
U.S. FDA Resources

Arms and Interventions

Arm Intervention/treatment
Bevacizumab(Avastin) 0.75mg in 0.03 ml
Procedure: Intravitreal Bevacizumab
Other Name: Intravitreal Avastin

Outcome Measures

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Regression Of ROP [ Time Frame: Minimum 6 months follow up after intravitreal Avastin ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Recurrence of ROP [ Time Frame: minimum 6 months of follow up. ]

Eligibility Criteria

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Ages Eligible for Study:   32 Weeks to 42 Weeks   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria: stage 2+ or stage 3+ Retinopathy of prematurity in Zone I or Zone II.

Informed written consent by parents or guardian.

Exclusion Criteria:

Refusal to give consent Critically ill neonates.

Contacts and Locations

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01707745

Contact: Sivakami A Pai, MS, DNB, Phd 00971504148256
Contact: M A Dekhain, FRCS, MRCOpth 0097142195000 ext 6272 maDekhain@dha.gov.ae

United Arab Emirates
Dubai Hospital Recruiting
Dubai, UAE, United Arab Emirates
Contact: Sivakami A Pai, MS, DNB, Phd    00971504148256      
Contact: Moza A Dekhain, MRCOpthal, FRCS    009712195000 ext 6272    maDekhain@dha.gov.ae   
Principal Investigator: Sivakami A Pai, MS, DNB, Phd         
Sub-Investigator: Afra M Lootah, MSc, FRCS         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Sivakami A Pai
More Information

Responsible Party: Sivakami A Pai, Doctor, Dubai Health Authority
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01707745     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Avastin for threshold ROP.
First Posted: October 16, 2012    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: October 16, 2012
Last Verified: October 2012

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Retinopathy of Prematurity
Retinal Diseases
Eye Diseases
Infant, Premature, Diseases
Infant, Newborn, Diseases
Angiogenesis Inhibitors
Angiogenesis Modulating Agents
Growth Substances
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Growth Inhibitors
Antineoplastic Agents