PEDIG

AcronymDefinition
PEDIGPediatric Eye Disease Investigator Group (NEI and NIH)
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17) In 2005, the PEDIG group published a study, conducted at 49 different clinical sites, of over 500 amblyopic children aged from seven to 17 and in whom amblyopic eye visual acuity ranged from 6/12 to 6/120.
In another randomised-controlled trial by PEDIG, the effectiveness of atropine and patching was compared in older children (seven to 12-year-olds) (18) In this study, 193 children received either weekend atropine or patching for two hours per day.
In November 2011, the PEDIG group published another paper, which is highly relevant to the topic being considered here.
PEDIG grubunun yaptigi bir calismada; rezidu ambliyopisi olan olgularda kombine kapama ve atropin tedavisinin etkinligi arastirilmis fakat gorme keskinliginde anlamli artis elde edilememekle birlikte calismanin genellenemeyecegini belirtilmistir.
PEDIG 8-18 yas arasi cocuklarda dusuk doz ve yuksek doz levadopa/ carbidopa ile kapama tedavisini birlikte vermis ve rezidu ambliyopisi olan cocuklarda ilacin iyi tolere edildigini ve gormenin bir miktar arttirilabilecegini bildirmistir.
The interval used for monitoring acuity development in the PEDIG research studies was five weeks and if visual acuity in the amblyopic eye did not improve by at least one line (0.