Association Between Occlusion Therapy and Optotype Visual Acuity in Children Using Data From the Infant Aphakia Treatment Study: A Secondary Analysis of a Randomized Clinical Trial.

@article{DrewsBotsch2016AssociationBO,
  title={Association Between Occlusion Therapy and Optotype Visual Acuity in Children Using Data From the Infant Aphakia Treatment Study: A Secondary Analysis of a Randomized Clinical Trial.},
  author={C. Drews-Botsch and M. Celano and G. Cotsonis and E. Hartmann and S. Lambert},
  journal={JAMA ophthalmology},
  year={2016},
  volume={134 8},
  pages={
          863-9
        }
}
  • C. Drews-Botsch, M. Celano, +2 authors S. Lambert
  • Published 2016
  • Medicine
  • JAMA ophthalmology
  • IMPORTANCE Patching has been a mainstay in treating unilateral congenital cataract. However, its efficacy has not been rigorously assessed. OBJECTIVE To examine the association between patching and visual acuity in a cohort of children treated for unilateral congenital cataract. DESIGN, SETTING, AND PARTICIPANTS This study was a secondary analysis of a randomized clinical trial (Infant Aphakia Treatment Study) of infants born from August 1, 2004, through December 31, 2008, who were treated… CONTINUE READING
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