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HTA - 09/104/40

Health-Related Quality of Life in two treatment pathways for newly diagnosed open angle glaucoma and ocular hypertension: an unmasked, multi-centre, randomised controlled trial of initial selective laser trabeculoplasty versus conventional medical therapy

Project title: Health-Related Quality of Life in two treatment pathways for newly diagnosed open angle glaucoma and ocular hypertension: an unmasked, multi-centre, randomised controlled trial of initial selective laser trabeculoplasty versus conventional medical therapy

Call to action: 09/104 HTA Clinical Trials April 2010 Board submissions (October 09 deadline)

Research type: Primary Research

Chief investigator: Professor Gus GazzardORCID logo

Contractor: Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Cost: £1,953,945.00

Co-investigators: Dr Catey BunceORCID logo, Dr Gareth AmblerORCID logo, Dr Marta BuszewiczORCID logo, Dr Rachael HunterORCID logo, Mr Keith BartonORCID logo, Mr Richard WormaldORCID logo, Professor David Garway-HeathORCID logo, Professor Gary RubinORCID logo, Professor Stephen MorrisORCID logo.

Started: September 2012 | Status: Research in progress

ISRCTN: 32038223

Selective laser trabeculoplasty achieved comparable health-related quality of life to eye drops and at lower cost.

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