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Research & Reviews  878 results

Binocular Integration of Perceptually Suppressed Visual Information in Amblyopia.
Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science; Chow A, Silva AE et. al.

Sep 14th, 2021 - The purpose of this study was to assess whether motion information from suppressed amblyopic eyes can influence visual perception. Participants with normal vision (n = 20) and with amblyopia (n = 20; 11 anisometropic and 9 strabismic/mixed) viewed...

Age does not influence the PPV of Vision Screening to detect ARF.
Ophthalmology Zhou R, Pfister T et. al.

Sep 11th, 2021 - Among 3114 children seen at Vanderbilt Eye Institute from 11/1/2017-3/1/2020, the positive predictive value of vision screening to detect Amblyopia Risk Factors was similar for children <3 and for those aged 3-5 years.

Optical coherence tomography angiography in amblyopia: A critical update on current und...
European Journal of Ophthalmology; Pujari A, Saluja G et. al.

Sep 3rd, 2021 - Optical coherence tomography angiography (OCTA) is a non-invasive tool to assess the retino-choroidal vasculature in vivo. It tracks the red blood cell movement and maps the vasculature in quick succession. In routine, diabetic retinopathy, age re...

Evaluation of the efficacy, safety, and stability of posterior chamber phakic intraocul...
BMC Ophthalmology; Morkos FF, Fawzy NF et. al.

Aug 30th, 2021 - Myopic anisometropic amblyopia in pediatrics is one of the most challenging clinical situations that can face an ophthalmologist. Conventional correction modalities for myopic anisometropia, using spectacles, contact lenses, and/or occlusion thera...

Home-based screening tools for amblyopia: a systematic review protocol.
BMJ Open; Sii S, Chean CS et. al.

Aug 29th, 2021 - Amblyopia is an important public health concern associated with functional vision loss and detrimental impact on the physical and mental well-being of children. The gold standard for diagnosis of amblyogenic conditions currently involves screening...

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Guidelines  3 results

Evidence-based clinical practice guidelines for the periodic eye examination in childre...
Canadian Journal of Ophthalmology. Journal Canadien D'oph... , Delpero WT et. al.

Nov 27th, 2019 - As eye disease before age 5 years is common, some form of vision screening should be performed on children before attending primary school. However, the lack of consistent national recommendations creates confusion for patients, eye care professio...

Vision screening for children 36 to <72 months: recommended practices.
Optometry and Vision Science : Official Publication of Th... Cotter SA, Cyert LA et. al.

Jan 7th, 2015 - This article provides recommendations for screening children aged 36 to younger than 72 months for eye and visual system disorders. The recommendations were developed by the National Expert Panel to the National Center for Children's Vision and Ey...

Guidelines for automated preschool vision screening: a 10-year, evidence-based update.
Journal of AAPOS : the Official Publication of the Americ... Donahue SP, Arthur B et. al.

Jan 31st, 2013 - In 2003 the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Vision Screening Committee proposed criteria for automated preschool vision screening. Recent literature from epidemiologic and natural history studies, randomized control...

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News  62 results

A Girl Whose Eyes Appear White in Photos

Dec 12th, 2018 - Case Diagnosis High refractive error is the correct diagnosis, given the normal dilated fundus exam and astigmatism found with the cycloplegic refraction. Pseudoleukocoria, a transient artefactual white pupillary reflex seen on flash-illuminated p...

Disappointing Results of Boston Keratoprosthesis in Kids

May 16th, 2018 - Visual Outcomes and Complications of Type I Boston Keratoprosthesis in Children: A Retrospective Multicenter Study and Literature Review Fung SSM, Jabbour S, Harissi-Dagher M, et al Ophthalmology. 2018;125:153-160 Abstract Viewpoint As one of the ...

Reduce referrals: Skip eye chart with automated vision checker for kids
Family Practice News;

May 7th, 2018 - The automated vision screening device used in the study was the Spot Vision Screener produced by Welch Allyn. “Our nurses are in heaven with these devices, so besides the billing that you can do, you can save staff time and easily justify the cost.

USPSTF: Do Vision Checks in Preschoolers

Sep 5th, 2017 - Young children should have their vision tested at least once to detect a serious ophthalmologic condition, according to the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (UPSTF). Children, ages 3 to 5 years, should have vision screening to detect risk facto...

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Patient Education  1 results see all →