Research Title: The Standard Care vs. COrticosteroid for Retinal Vein Occlusion (SCORE) Study
Sponsor: Allergan/NEI/National Institute for Health (NIH)
Principal Investigator: Mark Rivellese, M.D.
Description: To compare the effectiveness and safety of standard care to intravitreal injection(s) of triamcinolone for treating macular edema (swelling of the central part of the retina) associated with central retinal vein occlusion (CRVO) and branch retinal vein occlusion (BRVO).
Start Date: March 2005
Project Personnel: Leslie Marcus, CCRC
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