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Clinical Trial Details

Short Title
Official Title
Research Study for Type 2 Diabetics

Researchers in the University Department of Ophthalmology are conducting a research study on cornea structure and function. Volunteers who are Type 2 diabetics between the ages of 20-70 who do not have an eye disorder, previous corneal surgery, have not had refractive LASIK surgery or corneal trauma are invited to participate in a research study to test cornea sensitivity. Time involvement is 5 visits; Visit 1 will take approximately 2 hours, visits 2-5 will take approximately 1 hour.

Compensation is provided. For details e-mail jan-full@uiowa.edu.

Start Date
June 19, 2013
End Date
December 19, 2013
Gender Preference
Age Group
20 - 70 years
Principal Investigator
Contact Info

E-mail jan-full@uiowa.edu

cornea sensitivity ; diabetes ; diabetic ; LASIK ; Opthalmology ;

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