High-Resolution Optical Coherence Tomography for Detection of Retinal Nerve Fiber Layer Loss in Band Atrophy of the Optic Nerve
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.
Patients with Band atrophy of the optic nerve
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
|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|
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