Self-confidence Study in Patients With Argus II Artificial Retina


To evaluate whether the use of the Argus II retinal prosthesis improves the confidence and self-esteem of patients with advanced retinopathy pigmentosa

Study Type

  • Study Type: Observational
  • Study Design
    • Time Perspective: Prospective
  • Study Primary Completion Date: February 2019

Clinical Trial Outcome Measures

Primary Measures

  • Self-confidence
    • Time Frame: 12 months
    • Evaluation of Self-confidence via a questionnaire

Participating in This Clinical Trial

Inclusion Criteria

  • Major patient (≥18 years old) – Patient already operated in France with artificial retina and having 1 year of follow-up – Patient who has agreed to use his medical data for research purposes Exclusion Criteria:

  • Refusal to participate in the study

Gender Eligibility: All

Minimum Age: 18 Years

Maximum Age: N/A

Are Healthy Volunteers Accepted: No

Investigator Details

  • Lead Sponsor
    • University Hospital, Strasbourg, France
  • Provider of Information About this Clinical Study
    • Sponsor
  • Overall Official(s)
    • David GAUCHER, MD, PhD, Study Director, University Hospital, Strasbourg, France
  • Overall Contact(s)
    • David GAUCHER, MD, PhD, 33 3 69 55 11 15,

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