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Boston, Massachusetts 02114


Purpose:

The purpose of this study is to determine whether Restasis is an effective treatment for preventing the occurrence and progression of dry eye syndrome in patients who have recently received a bone marrow transplant and are at risk to graft-versus-host disease.


Criteria:

Inclusion Criteria: - Male or female - At least 18 years of age - Approved candidate for allogeneic HSCT - Ability to understand and provide informed consent to participate in this study - Willingness to follow study instructions and likely to complete all required visits Exclusion Criteria: - History of ocular or eyelid surgery - History of glaucoma or ocular hypertension - History of herpetic eye disease - Patient with acne rosacea, blepharitis, or meibomitis, in the opinion of the investigator - Any ocular disorder or condition (including ocular infection, trauma, and disease) that could possibly interfere with the interpretation of the study results - Recent (3-month) history of wearing contact lens - Anticipated contact lens wear during any portion of the study - Recent (3-month) history of current use of topical steroids or antiglaucoma agents - Any punctal occlusion within 2 months of the screening visit - Significant sign or symptoms of dry eye (the definition of "dry eye" used for exclusion criteria is compatible with the recommendations of the NEI/Industry Workshop on Clinical Trials in Dry Eyes (Lemp, 1995) (see Appendix 1and 2)) - History of connective tissue disease or diabetes - Any condition (including language barrier) that precludes patient's ability to comply with study requirements including completion of study


NCT ID:

NCT00553735


Primary Contact:

Principal Investigator
Reza Dana, M.D.
Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary


Backup Contact:

N/A


Location Contact:

Boston, Massachusetts 02114
United States



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Site Status: N/A


Data Source: ClinicalTrials.gov

Date Processed: January 20, 2018

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