A randomized trial of near versus distance activities while patching for amblyopia in children aged 3 to less than 7 years.

  • Published 2008 in Ophthalmology


PURPOSE To determine whether performing near activities while patching for amblyopia enhances improvement in visual acuity. DESIGN Randomized clinical trial. PARTICIPANTS A total of 425 children, aged 3 to <7 years, with amblyopia (20/40-20/400) that was caused by anisometropia, strabismus, or both, and that persisted after treatment with spectacles… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ophtha.2008.06.031

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