At-Home Dichoptic Therapy Effective Amblyopia Intervention

Children viewed modified TV shows and movies through a headset and achieved a vision improvement of one line over 12 weeks compared with the glasses group.

How Amblyopia Impairs Children’s Everyday Function

Reading, writing and fine motor skills were among the visual processes significantly hindered, study finds.

In Search Of: No-Shows in Amblyopia Care

Lack of insurance and longer intervals between treatment were among the top associations with failure to return for follow-up, researchers report.

Experts Debate Early vs. Late Amblyopia Screening

Literature review finds no clear consensus regarding cost-effectiveness or the optimum time to treat risk factors.

The Generalist’s Guide to Amblyopia

These tips and tricks can help you strategize the right treatment approach for each patient.

Video Games May Help Mild Amblyopia

These patients experienced improvements in distance and stereo acuity.

Screen for Amblyopia Before Age Three

The younger children are diagnosed, the more likely they are to attain normal vision.

Videogames May Improve Mild Cases of Amblyopia

Dichoptic play could have a positive effect on distance visual acuity and stereo acuity in these patients.

Photoscreening Can Estimate Amblyogenic Risk

However, study finds proper follow-up necessary to take advantage of early detection.

Autistic Children at Higher Risk of Ocular Disorders

Study shows they are 13.5% more likely to develop conditions such as amblyopia and optic neuropathy.

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