How Dutch orthoptists deal with noncompliance with occlusion therapy for amblyopia.

@article{Tjiam2010HowDO,
  title={How Dutch orthoptists deal with noncompliance with occlusion therapy for amblyopia.},
  author={Angela M. Tjiam and Elizabet Vukovic and Wijnanda L Asjes-Tydeman and Gerdien Holtslag and Sjoukje E. Loudon and Mm Marianne Sinoo and Huibert J. Simonsz},
  journal={Strabismus},
  year={2010},
  volume={18 4},
  pages={
          146-66
        }
}
BACKGROUND We previously found that compliance with occlusion therapy for amblyopia is poor, especially among children of non-native parents who spoke Dutch poorly and who were low educated. We investigated conception, awareness, attitude, and actions to deal with noncompliance among Dutch orthoptists. METHODS Orthoptists working in non-native, low socioeconomic status (SES) areas and a selection of orthoptists working elsewhere in the Netherlands were studied. They were observed in their… CONTINUE READING
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