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Michael Rauser, MD
Chair, Ophthalmology
School of Medicine
Associate Professor, Ophthalmology
School of Medicine
Research & Grantsmanship    Funded Research Project (PI)
  • ForeseeHome study- Home Vision Monitoring in the
    Age-Related Eye Disease Study 2 (AREDS2) for Progression to
    Neovascular AMD Using the ForeseeHome Device- Sponsor- National Eye Institute

     

    ( 6/2010 - 12/2013 )
  • Age Related Eye Disease 2 Study - Multi-center, randomized trial designed to assess the effects of oral supplementation of macular xanthophylls ( lutein and zeaxanthin and/or long-chain omega-3 fatty acids) on the progression to advanced AMD

    ( 10/2006 - 10/2012 )
  • FAME study - 

    (A Randomized, Double-Masked, Parallel Group, Multi-Center, Dose-Finding Comparison of the Safety and Efficacy of ASI-001A 0.5 µg/day and ASI-001B 0.2 µg/day Fluocinolone Acetonide Intravitreal Inserts to Sham Injection in Subjects with Diabetic Macular Edema

     

    ( 1/2007 - 6/2009 )
  • Standard of Care vs Corticosteroid for Retinal Vein Occlusion (SCORE Study)  -  Sponsor - National Eye Institute

    ( 1/2005 - 5/2009 )
  • A Phase 2 Multi-Center Randomized, Masked, Controlled Study of MSI- 1256F ( Squalamine lactate) for the Treatment of

    ( 5/2005 - 7/2006 )
  Funded Research Project (CI)
  • Genes in Diabetic Retinopathy Project - DRCR.NET study

    ( 3/2012 - 12/2013 )
  • Prompt Panretinal photocoagulation  versus Intravitreal Ranibizumab with deferred Panretinal Photocoagulation for Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy - DRCR.NET Protocol S study

     

    ( 2/2012 - 12/2013 )
  • Phase II Evaluation of Topical NSAIDS in Eyes with non-Central DME  -  DRCR.NET Protocol R study

     
    ( 5/2011 - 12/2013 )
  • An Evaluation of Intravitreal Ranibizumab for Vitreous Hemorrhage Due to Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy  - 

    DRCR.NET Protocol N study

    ( 6/2010 - 3/2013 )
  • Intravitreal Ranibizumab or Triancinolone Acetonide in Combination with Laser Photocoagulation for Diabetic Macular Edema - DRCR-I study

    ( 5/2007 - 12/2012 )
  • Regeneron Title: (An exploratory study of the safety, tolerability and biological effect of intravitreal administration of VEGF trap in patients with neovascular age-related macular degeneration - sponsor: Regeneron).

    ( 7/2006 - 6/2011 )
  • Regeneron 0605 (Title:An exploratory study of the safety, tolerability and biological effect of intravitreal administration of VEGF trap in patients with neovascular age-related macular degeneration - sponsor: Regeneron)

     
    ( 6/2005 - 6/2011 )
  • A Pilot study in Indivuduals with Center-Involved DME Study Undergoing Cataract Surgery - DRCR.NET Protocol P Study

     
    ( 6/2009 - 11/2010 )
  • DRCR.net J Study ( 5/2007 - 6/2007 )
  • Allergan RVO

    ( 7/2006 - 6/2007 )
  • DRCR-Vitrectomy Protocol D ( 7/2006 - 6/2007 )
  • DRCR- PRP: Protocol F ( 7/2006 - 6/2007 )
  • DRCR.net - H Study ( 7/2006 - 6/2007 )
  • Subclinical Diabetic Macular Edema Study- ( 4/2006 - 6/2006 )
  • An Observational Study of the Development of Diabetic Macular Edema Following Scatter Laser Photocoagulation ( 3/2006 - 6/2006 )
  • Evaluation of Vitrectomy for Diabetic Macular Edema Study ( 2/2006 - 6/2006 )
  • Acular Study Title: Pretreatment with ketorolac tromethamine and prednisolone acetate for Diabetics Undergoing Cataract Surgery - sponsor: LLU Ophthalmology Department ( 7/2005 - 6/2006 )
  • Combretastatin A4 Phosphate for Treating Subfoveal Choroidal Neovascularization (CNV) in Subjects with Pathologic Myopia ( 7/2005 - 6/2006 )
  • A Six-Month, Phase 3, Multicenter, Masked, Randomized, Sham-Controlled Trial (with Six-Month Open-Label Extension) to Assess the Safety and Efficacy of 700 g and 350 g Dexamethasone Posterior Segment Drug Delivery System (DEX PS DDS) Applicator System in the Treatment of Patients with Macular Edema Following Central Retinal Vein Occlusion or Branch Retinal Vein Occlusion ( 7/2005 - 6/2006 )
  • Diabetic Retinopathy Clinical Research Network - A Pilot Study of Laser Photocoagulation for Diabetic Macular Edema ( 7/2005 - 6/2006 )
  • Corticosteroids and Laser Photocoagulation for Diabetic Macular Edema ( 7/2005 - 6/2006 )
  • An exploratory study of the safety, tolerability and biological effect of intravitreal administration of VEGF trap in patients with neovascular age-related macular degeneration ( 6/2005 - 6/2006 )
  • Title: A Pilot Study of Peribulbar Triamcinolone Acetonide for Diabetic Macular Edema ( 1/2005 - 6/2006 )
  • Anti-Human VEGF Antibody Fab for the Treatment of Subfoveal Choroidal Neovascularization ( PIER Trial) - Sponsor ( 11/2004 - 6/2006 )
  Abstracts Reporting Research -- Peer Reviewed
  • Jesse Dovich MD and Michael Rauser MD. "The Role of Intraoperative Pars Plana Intravitreal Kenalog Injection During Cataract Extraction in Patients With Preoperative Clinically Significant Diabetic Macular Edema." Abstract - Pan American Congress of Ophthalmology, Cancun Mexico. . (2007): -. ( 5/2007 )
  • Robert Ford ; Michael Rauser, MD. "Preliminary Study of the EYESI Surgical Simulator ." . (1969): -. (*)