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Research & Reviews  505 results

Interocular differences in subfoveal choroidal thickness in monocular intermittent exot...
Journal of AAPOS : the Official Publication of the Americ... Na JH, Lee SJ

May 8th, 2022 - To determine whether subfoveal choroidal thickness and central foveal thickness differ according to the presence of fixation preference in patients with intermittent exotropia without anisometropia or amblyopia. Children ≥4 years of age with eithe...

Accommodative responses under various viewing conditions in surgical patients with inte...
BMC Ophthalmology; Qi Z, Du L et. al.

May 6th, 2022 - To investigate the difference of spherical equivalent (SE) and pupil diameter in adult patients with intermittent exotropia (IXT) under various viewing conditions before and after surgery. We retrospectively analyzed the medical records of 23 adul...

Long-term astigmatism changes following horizontal muscle recession: a prospective coho...
Strabismus Paraskevopoulos K, Karakosta C et. al.

Apr 29th, 2022 - Strabismus surgery may cause refractive changes, particularly in astigmatism. The aim of this study is to evaluate those changes in astigmatism two and 12 months following unilateral recession of horizontal rectus muscles in children. The authors ...

Recession-Resection of the Vertical Rectus Muscles for Chin-up Vertical Abnormal Head P...
Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus; Law JJ, Zheng Y et. al.

Apr 22nd, 2022 - To review the correction of chin-up abnormal head position (AHP) due to infantile nystagmus syndrome via surgery on the vertical rectus muscles, typically a combined recession-resection of these muscles. This was a review of 6 patients who underwe...

Strabismus surgery outcomes for internuclear ophthalmoplegia with exotropia.
Strabismus Nelson DG, Peragallo JH

Apr 20th, 2022 - Exotropia (XT) in internuclear ophthalmoplegia (INO) is a difficult problem to treat. The purpose of this study is to describe surgical approaches in treating INO and glean insight into various pre-operative factors that may affect outcomes for XT...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  14 results

Trial of Vision Therapy for Intermittent Exotropia

Mar 3rd, 2022 - Vision therapy (VT) is a commonly prescribed treatment for children with intermittent exotropia (IXT). The effectiveness of VT as a treatment modality for children with IXT is unknown because previous studies have largely limited observational or ...

Bilateral Lateral Rectus Recession Versus Unilateral Recess-Resect for Intermittent Exotropia

Feb 28th, 2022 - Intermittent exotropia (IXT) is the most common form of childhood onset exotropia with an incidence of 32.1 per 100,000 in children under 19 years of age. Intermittent exotropia is characterized by an exotropia that is not constant and is mainly p...

Evaluation of Exotropia After Patching the Eye or After Prism Adaptation

Feb 16th, 2022 - This study intends to determine the number and percent of subjects initially diagnosed with divergence excess exotropia which would be reclassified as simulated divergence excess exotropia if tested after 24 hours of monocular occlusion (patching)...

Management of Consecutive Exotropia

Jan 26th, 2022 - Patients with consecutive exotropia will be managed by medial rectus muscle advancement +/- resection or medial rectus muscle advancement +/- lateral rectus recession

Study of Surgical Treatment Versus Observation in Children With Moderate Intermittent Exotropia

Dec 22nd, 2021 - The purpose of this study is to determine the long-term effect and security of the surgical treatment and observation only on ocular alignment, binocular stereopsis, and quality of life in children with moderate intermittent exotropia.

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News  27 results

Strabismus Tied to Pediatric Mental Illness

Mar 15th, 2022 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Strabismus in children is associated with anxiety disorder, schizophrenia, bipolar and depressive disorders, a cross-sectional study suggests. "We were surprised by the high association between strabismus and anxiety di...

Are Crossed Eyes a Risk Factor for Mental Illness in Kids?

Mar 10th, 2022 - Strabismus was moderately linked with certain mental health disorders in children, according to a cross-sectional study. In an analysis of medical claims data from a commercial healthcare payer system from 2007 to 2017, strabismus in children was ...

Extremely Preterm Babies Have Higher Risk of Eye Problems as Adults

Jan 28th, 2022 - Individuals born extremely preterm have worse visual function through young adulthood, results from a longitudinal prospective cohort study in the U.K. and Ireland showed. The mean best-corrected visual acuity (BCVA) among 128 young adults who wer...

A 50-Year-Old Man With Optic Disc Edema

Jun 25th, 2019 - Case Presentation A 50-year-old man noted blurred vision in his left eye. He had a history of exotropia since childhood. He has a history of hypertension, for which he takes lisinopril and nebivolol, and obesity (body mass index, 37.95 kg/m2). He ...

A 50-Year-Old Man With Optic Disc Edema

Jun 25th, 2019 - Case Presentation A 50-year-old man noted blurred vision in his left eye. He had a history of exotropia since childhood. He has a history of hypertension, for which he takes lisinopril and nebivolol, and obesity (body mass index, 37.95 kg/m2). He ...

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Patient Education  2 results see all →