Treatment for Micropsia

Phase-Based Estimates
1
Effectiveness
1
Safety
Atlanta VA Medical and Rehab Center, Decatur, GA, Decatur, GA
Micropsia
Eligibility
18+
All Sexes
Eligible conditions
Micropsia

Study Summary

This study is evaluating whether blood biomarker changes predict sight-saving benefits of exercise.

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Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Estimate

1 of 3

Study Objectives

This trial is evaluating whether Treatment will improve 4 primary outcomes in patients with Micropsia. Measurement will happen over the course of 12 weeks.

12 weeks
Contrast sensitivity
Retinal morphology
Visual acuity
serum BDNF

Trial Safety

Safety Estimate

1 of 3

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Aerobic Exercise
Placebo group

This trial requires 20 total participants across 2 different treatment groups

This trial involves 2 different treatments. Treatment is the primary treatment being studied. Participants will all receive the same treatment. Some patients will receive a placebo treatment. The treatments being tested are not being studied for commercial purposes.

Aerobic Exercise
Behavioral
Exercise 3 times a week
Balance Training
Behavioral
Group balance training 3 times a week

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Approximate Timeline
Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 12 weeks
This trial has the following approximate timeline: 3 weeks for initial screening, variable treatment timelines, and roughly 12 weeks for reporting.

Closest Location

Atlanta VA Medical and Rehab Center, Decatur, GA - Decatur, GA

Eligibility Criteria

This trial is for patients born any sex aged 18 and older. There are 4 eligibility criteria to participate in this trial as listed below.

Mark “yes” if the following statements are true for you:
Non-demented (MMSE 24)
Aged 18 to 89
Sedentary as defined by < 120 min/week of aerobic exercise over prior 3 months
English speaking

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Are there any geographic restrictions to consider when applying for this trial?

Patients from any state can participate in this trial, so long as they are able to attend all treatment sessions.

Will my insurance cover participating in this trial?

In order to understand how insurance coverage works for this trial, you will need to contact the study coordinator.

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