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Regimens of Intermittent Occlusion Therapy for Amblyopia in Children

2016-05-11 00:08:21 | BioPortfolio

Summary

This study is designed to answer the question: What if the Intermittent Occlusion (IO-therapy) glasses were prescribed all day (12-hours) in which the total time of treatment only took 4 weeks instead of the current treatment time (4 hours) in which it takes 12 weeks?

Children aged 3- to 8-years with untreated moderate unilateral amblyopia will be enrolled and randomized into 2 groups: 1) Intense 12-hour IO-therapy Group for 4 weeks treatment; or 2) Standard 4-hour IO-therapy glasses Group for 12 weeks treatment.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Single Blind (Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Amblyopia

Intervention

IO-therapy Glasses

Status

Not yet recruiting

Source

Salus University

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2016-05-11T00:08:21-0400

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