The benefits, risks, and efficacy of strabismus surgery in adults.

@article{Kushner2014TheBR,
  title={The benefits, risks, and efficacy of strabismus surgery in adults.},
  author={B. Kushner},
  journal={Optometry and vision science : official publication of the American Academy of Optometry},
  year={2014},
  volume={91 5},
  pages={
          e102-9
        }
}
  • B. Kushner
  • Published 2014
  • Medicine
  • Optometry and vision science : official publication of the American Academy of Optometry
  • Strabismus surgery in adults achieves satisfactory alignment with one operation in approximately 80% of patients, depending on the specific nature of the problem. Risks of adult strabismus surgery are relatively low, and serious complications are anecdotal and rare. Even if the strabismus has been long-standing, most adults will experience some improvement in binocular function after strabismus surgery. Consequently, adult strabismus surgery should not be considered merely cosmetic in most… CONTINUE READING
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