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Research & Reviews  1,356 results

Giant Lacrimal Gland Cyst in a Pediatric Patient: Case Report and Review of the Literat...
Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; Luthra S, Kim E et. al.

Feb 4th, 2023 - Lacrimal gland cysts are rare clinical entities in the pediatric population. Herein is described a 6-year-old male patient presenting with progressive left upper lid ptosis, found to have a large ipsilateral superotemporal orbital mass. Diagnosis ...

Amblyopia and the whole child.
Progress in Retinal and Eye Research; Birch EE, Kelly KR

Feb 4th, 2023 - Amblyopia is a disorder of neurodevelopment that occurs when there is discordant binocular visual experience during the first years of life. While treatments are effective in improving visual acuity, there are significant individual differences in...

Pediatric Phlyctenular Keratoconjunctivitis at a Tertiary Care Center in the United Sta...
Cornea Kaufman AR, Chhadva P et. al.

Feb 3rd, 2023 - The aim of this study was to evaluate characteristics and outcomes of pediatric phlyctenulosis at a tertiary care center in the United States. A retrospective cohort study of phlyctenulosis diagnosis in patients younger than 18 years was conducted...

Plasma Biomarker in Amblyopia Patients

Jan 31st, 2023 - This prospective study aims to observe the predictive effect of peripheral blood plasma biomarker on the outcome of treatment in children with different types of amblyopia. We also investigated the mechanism of neuromodulation in the visual develo...

Slow Binocular Reading in Amblyopic Children is a Fellow Eye Deficit.
Optometry and Vision Science : Official Publication of Th... Kelly KR, Jost RM et. al.

Jan 31st, 2023 - Amblyopic children read 25% slower than their peers during binocular silent reading. We compared binocular reading to fellow eye reading to determine whether slow reading in amblyopic children is due to binocular inhibition i.e., the amblyopic eye...

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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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Clinicaltrials.gov  184 results

Plasma Biomarker in Amblyopia Patients

Jan 31st, 2023 - This prospective study aims to observe the predictive effect of peripheral blood plasma biomarker on the outcome of treatment in children with different types of amblyopia. We also investigated the mechanism of neuromodulation in the visual develo...

Preterm Infants REtinalMicrovascular Alterations by Means of OCT Angiography

Jan 26th, 2023 - Retinal vascularization in humans develops between the 16th and 36th week of amenorrhea, centrifugally from the papilla. In case of premature birth, the immature retinal periphery is at risk of ischemia due to lack of vascular development. This la...

Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA) Supplementation in Amblyopia

Jan 25th, 2023 - Amblyopia is the most common cause of monocular visual impairment in children and adults. There are well established therapies for this condition, which typically involve eye patching or atropine eye drops. Despite these therapies, a substantial p...

Effect of 3D Movie Viewing on Stereopsis in Strabismus and / or Anisometropic Amblyops

Dec 23rd, 2022 - Amblyopia is a visual neurodevelopmental disorder associated, more frequently, with the presence of strabismus and anisometropia. It is clinically most important visual condition in childhood because, apart from refractive error, it is the most fr...

Asynchronous Movies for Amblyopia

Dec 22nd, 2022 - This is a single-site randomized clinical trial to compare treatment of amblyopia by viewing asynchronous movies to standard-of-care occlusion therapy with an adhesive patch. Participants will be referred from local pediatric ophthalmologists. Fol...

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News  86 results

Children's Vision Problems Often Go Undetected, Despite Calls for Regular Screening

Jun 9th, 2022 - Jessica Oberoi, 13, can't exactly remember when her eyesight started getting blurry. All she knows is that she had to squint to see the whiteboard at school. It wasn't until last fall when her eighth grade class in Bloomington, Indiana, got vision...

FDA OKs Virtual-Reality Device to Correct Vision Disorder in Kids

Oct 21st, 2021 - The FDA approved the digital therapeutic device Luminopia One for pediatric amblyopia, or lazy eye. The device is approved for children ages 4 to 7 years with anisometropia and/or strabismus and is available by prescription only. By means of a vir...

Visual Outcomes of Cataract Surgery Usually Favorable in Patients With Diabetes

Oct 19th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Two-thirds of patients with diabetes achieve a good visual outcome of 20/40 or better after cataract surgery, according to one of the largest studies to assess visual acuity in people with diabetes undergoing cataract s...

Handheld Device Highly Sensitive in Detecting Amblyopia; Can Be Used in Children As Young As 2 Years of Age

Oct 4th, 2021 - A handheld vision screening device to test for amblyopia and strabismus has been found to have a sensitivity of 100%, a specificity of 85%, and a median acquisition time of 28 seconds, according to a study published in the Journal of American Asso...

Poorer Teens Are More Likely to Have Lingering 'Lazy Eye'

Sep 17th, 2021 - The visual disorder amblyopia, also known as "lazy eye," can be impossible to treat once children reach adolescence. Now, a new Israel study links cases in older teenagers to higher rates of poverty, below-average cognitive scores, immigrant statu...

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Patient Education  10 results see all →