Pediatrics

Blepharoplasty-Induced Diplopia More Common Than Previously Thought

Almost 25% of surveyed surgeons say they’ve had at least one case of persistent diplopia following the procedure, research finds.
01/19/2021

Kids and Screens: Debating the Dangers

While blue light isn’t inherently detrimental to the eye, unmanaged device use may hinder children in other ways.
01/15/2021

Smaller Preemies at Higher Risk of Ocular Issues

Many of these younger patients also required optical correction, study reports.
01/13/2021

Corneal Problems After Ortho-K Greater in High Myopes

Still, the incidence of a significant ocular issue was only 6.9%.
09/25/2020

AI DR Screening Effective in Children

This technique was preferred over conventional screening in terms of accuracy and cost to patients.
09/22/2020

Race and Location Risk Factors for Glaucoma Nonadherence

An alarming 43% of pediatric glaucoma patients were lost to tertiary follow-up.
09/14/2020

Corneal Changes in Kids with Uveitis Linked to Surgery

Preventing complications that require intraocular treatment may minimize long-term damage.
06/22/2020

Research Links Smartphone Usage with Myopia

Students used almost double the amount of data as those with normal vision.
06/05/2020

Gaming May Help Treat Binocular Amblyopia

Some children who played a binocular game had better VA gains than those who received patching.
06/04/2020

Macular Vascular and Perfusion Density Change with Age

Study used OCT-A to show how eyes change as children grow.
05/25/2020

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March 10, 2021

How Eyesight Interlinks with Cognition: Advanced Vision Care from the Retina through the Brain
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