Condition category
Eye Diseases
Date applied
30/09/2004
Date assigned
30/09/2004
Last edited
02/07/2008
Prospective/Retrospective
Retrospectively registered
Overall trial status
Completed
Recruitment status
No longer recruiting

Plain English Summary

Not provided at time of registration

Trial website

Contact information

Type

Scientific

Primary contact

Mr David Charteris

ORCID ID

Contact details

Moorfields Eye Hospital
162 City Road
London
EC1V 2PD
United Kingdom
+44 (0)20 7253 3411
David.charteris@moorfields.nhs.uk

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0141067933

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

To evaluate the therapeutic effect of vitrectomy on patients with chronic intermediate or posterior uveitis refractory to treatment with conventional systemic immunosuppression.

Ethics approval

Not provided at time of registration

Study design

Randomised controlled trial

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Not specified

Trial type

Not Specified

Patient information sheet

Condition

Eye Diseases: Uveitis

Intervention

Randomised controlled trial

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Potential changes to clinical practice. Benefit to patients. Publication.

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

09/01/1998

Overall trial end date

09/06/2003

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

12 treatment, 12 controls, total 24

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

09/01/1998

Recruitment end date

09/06/2003

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Moorfields Eye Hospital
London
EC1V 2PD
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Department of Health

Sponsor details

Richmond House
79 Whitehall
London
SW1A 2NL
United Kingdom

Sponsor type

Government

Website

http://www.dh.gov.uk/Home/fs/en

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Trust (UK)

Alternative name(s)

Funding Body Type

Funding Body Subtype

Location

Results and Publications

Publication and dissemination plan

Not provided at time of registration

Intention to publish date

Participant level data

Not provided at time of registration

Results - basic reporting

Publication summary

2006 results in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16723360

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Tranos P, Scott R, Zambarakji H, Zambarajki H, Ayliffe W, Pavesio C, Charteris DG, The effect of pars plana vitrectomy on cystoid macular oedema associated with chronic uveitis: a randomised, controlled pilot study., Br J Ophthalmol, 2006, 90, 9, 1107-1110, doi: 10.1136/bjo.2006.092965.

Additional files

Editorial Notes