Targeting treatable disease--not just risk factors--in pediatric vision screening.

  • D. G. N. Hunter
  • Published 2013 in
    Journal of AAPOS : the official publication of…

Abstract

D espite decades of investment in vision screening, hundreds of thousands of children in the United States—andmillions around theworld—continue to suffer preventable vision loss resulting from the lack of early detection and treatment of amblyopia and strabismus. As a result, amblyopia is now the leading cause ofmonocular visual loss in children. This… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jaapos.2012.10.009

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