Cortical visual impairment in children: identification, evaluation and diagnosis

  title={Cortical visual impairment in children: identification, evaluation and diagnosis},
  author={S. Lehman},
  journal={Current Opinion in Ophthalmology},
  • S. Lehman
  • Published 2012
  • Medicine
  • Current Opinion in Ophthalmology
  • Purpose of review Cortical visual impairment (CVI) is a major cause of visual loss in children worldwide. The definition of this condition is constantly evolving with respect to definition, identifying those at risk and technology for diagnosis. These advances can be used for early diagnosis, design of accommodations and services, as well as future therapies and prevention strategies. Recent findings Clinical questionnaires are being developed and tested for reliability in an attempt to… CONTINUE READING
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