Restoration of binocular vision in amblyopia.

@article{Hess2011RestorationOB,
  title={Restoration of binocular vision in amblyopia.},
  author={Robert F. Hess and Behzad Mansouri and Benjamin Thompson},
  journal={Strabismus},
  year={2011},
  volume={19 3},
  pages={110-8}
}
PURPOSE To develop a treatment for amblyopia based on re-establishing binocular vision. METHODS A novel procedure is outlined for measuring and reducing the extent to which the fixing eye suppresses the fellow amblyopic eye in adults with amblyopia. We hypothesize that suppression renders a structurally binocular system, functionally monocular. RESULTS We demonstrate that strabismic amblyopes can combine information normally between their eyes under viewing conditions where suppression is… CONTINUE READING
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