Saturday, September 28, 2013

Visual Processing in Adolescents Born Extremely Low Birth Weight and/or Extremely Preterm.

Visual Processing in Adolescents Born Extremely Low Birth Weight and/or Extremely Preterm.


These adolescents.... had significantly worse visual acuity .... exhibited poorer stereopsis, ... and convergence, ... than controls, and more problems with visual perception......

Comments: This sounds like patients who should be seen by a developmental optometrist. DM

Friday, September 27, 2013

Thursday, September 26, 2013

Optometry & Visual Performance Vol 1 #5 Now Available

 
Preview OVP Vol. 1 Issue 5
Editorial
ICBO: A Coming Together of International Behavioral Optometry    Marc B. Taub, OD, MS

Articles
The Effect of Orthokeratology on Accommodative and Convergence Function: A Clinic Based Pilot Study
Paul Brand, BAppSc(Optom), GradCertOcTher, Caboolture, Queensland

Optometric Management of Persistent Diplopia Status Post Scleral Buckle Surgery: Two Case Studies
Yutaka Maki, OD, MS, University of the Incarnate Word, Rosenberg School of Optometry, San Antonio, Texas
M.H. Esther Han, OD, State University of New York College of Optometry, New York, New York
 
A Vision in Narrative Medicine
Michelle Glass, BA, Southern College of Optometry, Memphis, Tennessee
Helen Bennett, PhD, Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond, Kentucky 

Point/Counterpoint: Vision Therapy at Home
Point: Office Vision Therapy Activities at Home are a Necessary Part of the Program
Mark Menezes, BSc(Hons) Optom, Bridgnorth, Shropshire, United Kingdom

Counterpoint: Questioning the Value of VT Homework
Gregory Kitchener, OD, Cincinnati, Ohio

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