This trial is active, not recruiting.

Conditions band atrophy, chiasmal compression, neural loss
Sponsor University of Sao Paulo
Start date December 2007
End date March 2008
Trial size 30 participants
Trial identifier NCT00607100, CAPPESQ N. 1056/07


The purpose of this study is to compare the abilities of high-speed,high-resolution (HR) optical coherence tomography (OCT) and Stratus OCT for detection of retinal nerve fiber layer (RNFL) loss in eyes with band atrophy (BA) of the optic nerve.

United States No locations recruiting
Other countries No locations recruiting

Study Design

Observational model cohort
Time perspective prospective
Patients with Band atrophy of the optic nerve
Normal Controls

Eligibility Criteria

Male or female participants from 18 years up to 75 years old.

Inclusion Criteria: - Visual acuity better than 20/30 - Refractive error less 5 spherical diopter and 3 cylinder diopter - Temporal field defect Exclusion Criteria: - Presence of glaucoma and optic nerve anomalies - A normal nasal field

Additional Information

Official title High-Resolution Optical Coherence Tomography for Detection of Retinal Nerve Fiber Layer Loss in Band Atrophy of the Optic Nerve
Principal investigator Luciana Costa Cunha, MD
Trial information was received from ClinicalTrials.gov and was last updated in November 2008.
Information provided to ClinicalTrials.gov by University of Sao Paulo.