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ALLMedicine™ Amblyopia Center

Research & Reviews  1,006 results

Practice patterns in the management of amblyopia among optometrists in Ghana.
https://doi.org/10.1080/09273972.2021.2022715
Strabismus Acheampong HO, Kumah DB et. al.

Jan 14th, 2022 - Despite internationally recognized guidelines, amblyopia management varies among eye care professionals worldwide. Hence, we sought to investigate the practice patterns of amblyopia management and the factors associated with the decision to treat ...

Treatment for Amblyopia Under Binocular Conditions Versus the Standard of Care, Monocular Deprivation Treatment
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05185076

Jan 11th, 2022 - Screening A child is considered for the study after undergoing a standard of care and study specific eye examinations (by a study investigator as part of standard of care) that identifies amblyopia appearing to meet the eligibility criteria. The s...

Preliminary clinical validation of a new picture-based visual acuity test in children w...
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41433-021-01840-3 10.1136/bjo.67.2.131 10.1371/journal.pone.0170839 10.1136/bjophthalmol-2015-307677 10.1038/eye.2011.333 10.1167/18.3.13 10.1111/cxo.12958 10.1111/opo.12590 10.1001/archopht.120.3.281 10.1016/j.ophtha.2003.08.001 10.1016/j.jaapos.2009.01.007 10.1111/j.1475-1313.2010.00806.x 10.1097/00006324-200107000-00017 10.1016/S0002-9394(14)73474-9
Eye (London, England); McVeigh EM, Ludden SM et. al.

Jan 7th, 2022 - Amblyopia is the most common visual deficit in children and accurate visual acuity (VA) assessment is essential for diagnosis. While ETDRS high-contrast logMAR VA is the reference standard test for adults, less agreement exists for pre-literate ch...

Contrast Sensitivity and Stereoacuity in Successfully Treated Refractive Amblyopia.
https://doi.org/10.1167/iovs.63.1.6
Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science; Jia Y, Ye Q et. al.

Jan 7th, 2022 - To assess whether monocular contrast sensitivity and stereoacuity impairments remain when visual acuity is fully recovered in children with refractive amblyopia. A retrospective review of 487 patients diagnosed with refractive amblyopia whose visu...

Blur Representation in the Amblyopic Visual System Using Natural and Synthetic Images.
https://doi.org/10.1167/iovs.63.1.3
Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science; Abbas Farishta R, Yang CL et. al.

Jan 5th, 2022 - Amblyopia is diagnosed as a reduced acuity in an otherwise healthy eye, which indicates that the deficit is not happening in the eye, but in the brain. One suspected mechanism explaining these deficits is an elevated amount of intrinsic blur in th...

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Guidelines  3 results

Evidence-based clinical practice guidelines for the periodic eye examination in childre...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcjo.2019.09.003
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.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4274336
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.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaapos.2012.09.012
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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Drugs  36 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  46 results

Treatment for Amblyopia Under Binocular Conditions Versus the Standard of Care, Monocular Deprivation Treatment
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05185076

Jan 11th, 2022 - Screening A child is considered for the study after undergoing a standard of care and study specific eye examinations (by a study investigator as part of standard of care) that identifies amblyopia appearing to meet the eligibility criteria. The s...

Treatment of Residual Amblyopia With Donepezil
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01584076

Jun 18th, 2021 - Amblyopia is the leading cause of monocular visual impairment in children and adults. Despite conventional treatment with patching or eye drops, many older children and adults do not achieve normal vision in the amblyopic eye. Donepezil is an acet...

Binocular Dig Rush Game Treatment for Amblyopia
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02983552

Jun 11th, 2021 - The purpose of the study is to compare the efficacy of 1 hour/day of binocular game play 5 days per week plus spectacle correction with spectacle correction only, for treatment of amblyopia in children 4 to <13 years of age.

AMblyopia Treatment Through PErceptual Training in Children (AMPEL)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02555384

May 7th, 2021 - Amblyopia, affects 4% of the population. In the presence of a normal retina and optic nerve, the visual cortex does not develop normally secondary to the amblyopic eye being at a disadvantage in the sensitive period such as in strabismus. Amblyopi...

Mobile Medical Application for Cost-effective Strabismus Screening
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03450980

Apr 19th, 2021 - The goal of the proposed project is the development and evaluation of a novel mobile medical application for the detection and monitoring of strabismus (eye misalignment). The image analysis technology necessary to measure strabismus using the cor...

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News  77 results

Visual Outcomes of Cataract Surgery Usually Favorable in Patients With Diabetes
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/961054

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
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/960151

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'
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/959030

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...

Fast Five Quiz: Hyperopia
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/912778

Jun 24th, 2019 - Hyperopia, or farsightedness, is a common refractive error that occurs in both children and adults. Although numerous figures have been reported, due to variations in its definition, the exact worldwide prevalence of hyperopia is unknown. In gener...

Fast Five Quiz: Hyperopia
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/912778_1

Jun 24th, 2019 - Hyperopia, or farsightedness, is a common refractive error that occurs in both children and adults. Although numerous figures have been reported, due to variations in its definition, the exact worldwide prevalence of hyperopia is unknown. In gener...

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Patient Education  3 results see all →