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Research & Reviews  1,255 results

Deadbolt cataract due to misplanted minishunt.
Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery;

Jun 25th, 2022 - A 62-year-old woman with stable unilateral glaucoma in the left eye presented for a cataract consultation. In 2010, laser peripheral iridotomies (LPI) were performed on both eyes by a different provider. Her postoperative course was complicated by...

Monitoring of wearing and occlusion times with smart shutter glasses-A proof of concept.
PloS One; Ihmig FR, Januschowski K et. al.

Jun 25th, 2022 - To develop and evaluate an electronic glasses frame for smart liquid crystal shutter glasses that monitors wearing and occlusion times to potentially improve therapy adherence in amblyopia therapy of children. The first generation of an electronic...

Dichoptic and Monocular Visual Acuity in Amblyopia.
American Journal of Ophthalmology; Birch EE, Jost RM et. al.

Jun 24th, 2022 - Standard-of-care assessment for children with amblyopia includes measuring amblyopic eye best-corrected visual acuity (AE BCVA) with the fellow eye occluded. By definition, this abolishes the interocular suppression fundamental to amblyopia. Thus,...

Binocular iPad Sub-Study

Jun 21st, 2022 - Although patching treatment results in improved visual acuity for most amblyopic children, some fail to achieve normal visual acuity after months or years of treatment. Even among children who do achieve normal visual acuity with amblyopia treatme...

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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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Drugs  42 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  176 results

Binocular iPad Sub-Study

Jun 21st, 2022 - Although patching treatment results in improved visual acuity for most amblyopic children, some fail to achieve normal visual acuity after months or years of treatment. Even among children who do achieve normal visual acuity with amblyopia treatme...

Binocular Amblyopia Treatment

Jun 21st, 2022 - To date, all studies of contrast-rebalanced binocular amblyopia treatment games used the same 10% per day contrast-increment that was designed for short-term intervention studies lasting 1-4 weeks; i.e., after 18 days of successful game play, both...

Multi-dose Pharmacokinetics and Dose Ranging of Inositol in Premature Infants (INS-2)

Jun 14th, 2022 - Retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) is an abnormal growth of the blood vessels in the eye that occurs primarily in very premature infants. Eye development occurs normally in the womb; in infants born prematurely, however, the blood vessels must finis...

Proof of Concept Study of Binocular Videogames Versus Patching for Amblyopia

Jun 14th, 2022 - The study consists of two parts, Part A: randomized, single masked PoC study in children 4 to 7 years old at Screening, and Part B: open-label substudy in children 8 to 12 year old at Screening.

NEIVATECH Virtual Reality-based System for Amblyopia

Jun 1st, 2022 - Due to the global impact of amblyopia, there is a medical and social need, and at the same time, a clear market niche, for the design and validation of new therapies that can improve the recurrence and non-compliance rates of conventional treatmen...

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News  81 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  5 results see all →