Special considerations for prescription of glasses in children

@inproceedings{Sainani2013SpecialCF,
  title={Special considerations for prescription of glasses in children},
  author={Ashwin Sainani},
  year={2013}
}
The most common cause of visual impairment in children is refractive error. All general ophthalmologists and most specialists come across children in their practice and treating a refractive error is the basic moral responsibility of any ophthalmic caregiver. Limited cooperation, low reliability, and risk of amblyopia make prescribing glasses for children more challenging than for adults. The basic rules of prescribing glasses take into account the visual needs according to age, strong… CONTINUE READING

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