Effectiveness of screening for amblyopia and other eye disorders in a prospective birth cohort study.


OBJECTIVE To establish whether the current vision screening practice in the Netherlands is effective in preventing permanent visual loss and to estimate the sensitivity of the programme. SETTINGS In the Netherlands, all children are invited for preverbal (1, 3, 6-9 and 14-24 months) and preschool (36, 45, and 60-72 months) vision screening. Screening… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/0969141313497355


  • Presentations referencing similar topics