A prospective, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study of orbital radiotherapy for Graves' ophthalmopathy.

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CONTEXT Although widely used for more than 85 years, the efficacy of radiotherapy for Graves' ophthalmopathy (GO) has not been established convincingly. OBJECTIVE To evaluate the efficacy of radiotherapy for GO. DESIGN Prospective, randomized, internally controlled, double-blind clinical trial in a tertiary care academic medical center. PARTICIPANTS… (More)

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@article{Gorman2001APR, title={A prospective, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study of orbital radiotherapy for Graves' ophthalmopathy.}, author={C. Allen Gorman and Jetta Garrity and Vahab Fatourechi and Rebecca S. Bahn and Ivy A. Petersen and Scott L. Stafford and Jonathan Earle and Glenn S. Forbes and Robert Kline and Erik J. Bergstralh and Kenneth P. Offord and Diana M Rademacher and Nathaniel Stanley and G B Bartley}, journal={Ophthalmology}, year={2001}, volume={108 9}, pages={1523-34} }