Outcome Measures for Clinical Trials in Pediatric Eye Care and Strabismus


About this study

This study is being done to:

- Assess what children with different eye conditions experience in everyday life

- Improve our understanding of the difficulties that children with eye problems experience

- Improve reporting of how parents see their child’s eye condition affecting them

- Assess what parents of children with different eye conditions experience in their own everyday life

- Improve the way we assess the benefits of treatment

Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Children aged 0-17 years falling into one of the 10 major diagnostic categories.
  • At least one parent accompanying.
  • Children aged 5-17 years, and accompanying parent, must be able to speak English or Spanish.

Exclusion Criteria: 

  • Children aged 5-17 years who are unable to verbally communicate.
  • Cognitive impairment / developmental delay precluding ability to answer questions.


Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.

Mayo Clinic Location Status

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Erick Bothun, M.D.

Closed for enrollment

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