anisometropia

Summary

Summary: A condition of an inequality of refractive power of the two eyes.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi The pattern of visual deficits in amblyopia
    Suzanne P McKee
    Smith Kettlewell Institute of Visual Sciences, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Vis 3:380-405. 2003
  2. ncbi Anisometropia and degree of optic nerve damage in chronic open-angle glaucoma
    Jost B Jonas
    Department of Ophthalmology and Eye Hospital, University Erlangen Nurnberg, Germany
    Am J Ophthalmol 134:547-51. 2002
  3. ncbi Evaluation of relationship of ocular parameters and depth of anisometropic amblyopia with the degree of anisometropia
    Simi Zaka-Ur-Rab
    Institute of Ophthalmology, JN Medical College, Aligarh Muslim University, India
    Indian J Ophthalmol 54:99-103. 2006
  4. ncbi Causes and associations of amblyopia in a population-based sample of 6-year-old Australian children
    Dana Robaei
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology, Westmead Hospital, New South Wales, Australia
    Arch Ophthalmol 124:878-84. 2006
  5. ncbi Effects of anisometropia on binocularity
    S Tomac
    Department of Ophthalmology, Ankara Numune Hospital, Turkey
    J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus 38:27-33. 2001
  6. ncbi The association between nonstrabismic anisometropia, amblyopia, and subnormal binocularity
    D R Weakley
    Department of Ophthalmology, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, Texas
    Ophthalmology 108:163-71. 2001
  7. ncbi Sensitivity of photoscreening to detect high-magnitude amblyogenic factors
    Sean P Donahue
    Department of Ophthalmology, Vanderbilt, University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 8808, USA
    J AAPOS 6:86-91. 2002
  8. ncbi Neonatal dacryostenosis as a risk factor for anisometropia
    Joshua T Piotrowski
    College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 128:1166-9. 2010
  9. ncbi Validated portable pediatric vision screening in the Alaska Bush. A VIPS-like study in the Koyukon
    Dustin Lang
    University of Colorado School of Medicine, USA
    Alaska Med 49:2-15. 2007
  10. pmc Visual deficits in anisometropia
    Dennis M Levi
    School of Optometry and Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Vision Res 51:48-57. 2011

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  1. ncbi The pattern of visual deficits in amblyopia
    Suzanne P McKee
    Smith Kettlewell Institute of Visual Sciences, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Vis 3:380-405. 2003
    ..distinct forms that are determined by the conditions associated with the acuity loss, such as strabismus or anisometropia. To decide this issue, we measured optotype acuity, Vernier acuity, grating acuity, contrast sensitivity, and ..
  2. ncbi Anisometropia and degree of optic nerve damage in chronic open-angle glaucoma
    Jost B Jonas
    Department of Ophthalmology and Eye Hospital, University Erlangen Nurnberg, Germany
    Am J Ophthalmol 134:547-51. 2002
    ....
  3. ncbi Evaluation of relationship of ocular parameters and depth of anisometropic amblyopia with the degree of anisometropia
    Simi Zaka-Ur-Rab
    Institute of Ophthalmology, JN Medical College, Aligarh Muslim University, India
    Indian J Ophthalmol 54:99-103. 2006
    1) To find out the relationship of the depth of amblyopia with the degree of anisometropia, in untreated cases of anisometropic amblyopia without strabismus, for both myopic and hypermetropic individuals...
  4. ncbi Causes and associations of amblyopia in a population-based sample of 6-year-old Australian children
    Dana Robaei
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology, Westmead Hospital, New South Wales, Australia
    Arch Ophthalmol 124:878-84. 2006
    ..To describe the prevalence of amblyopia and associated factors in a representative sample of 6-year-old Australian children...
  5. ncbi Effects of anisometropia on binocularity
    S Tomac
    Department of Ophthalmology, Ankara Numune Hospital, Turkey
    J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus 38:27-33. 2001
    To investigate the effects of anisometropia on binocular function and the relationship between stereopsis and fusion in anisometropia.
  6. ncbi The association between nonstrabismic anisometropia, amblyopia, and subnormal binocularity
    D R Weakley
    Department of Ophthalmology, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, Texas
    Ophthalmology 108:163-71. 2001
    ..if thresholds exist for the development of amblyopia and subnormal binocularity with various types of anisometropia and to compare these with existing guidelines for the treatment or observation of anisometropia...
  7. ncbi Sensitivity of photoscreening to detect high-magnitude amblyogenic factors
    Sean P Donahue
    Department of Ophthalmology, Vanderbilt, University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 8808, USA
    J AAPOS 6:86-91. 2002
    ..To determine the sensitivity of a unique pupil-size based set of referral criteria of the MTI PhotoScreener(Medical Technology and Innovations, Inc, Cedar Falls, Iowa) to detect high magnitude refractive error...
  8. ncbi Neonatal dacryostenosis as a risk factor for anisometropia
    Joshua T Piotrowski
    College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 128:1166-9. 2010
    ..To determine whether there is a relationship between congenital nasolacrimal duct obstruction (CNLDO) and subsequent refractive error disorders in children...
  9. ncbi Validated portable pediatric vision screening in the Alaska Bush. A VIPS-like study in the Koyukon
    Dustin Lang
    University of Colorado School of Medicine, USA
    Alaska Med 49:2-15. 2007
    ..Photoscreening and remote autorefraction showed promise in the urban "Vision in PreSchoolers Study." We transported a comparative screening with confirmation program to a remote part of interior Alaska...
  10. pmc Visual deficits in anisometropia
    Dennis M Levi
    School of Optometry and Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Vision Res 51:48-57. 2011
    Amblyopia is usually associated with the presence of anisometropia, strabismus or both early in life...
  11. ncbi A prospective pilot study of treatment outcomes for amblyopia associated with myopic anisometropia
    Yi Pang
    Illinois College of Optometry, 3241 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60616, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 130:579-84. 2012
    ..of refractive correction alone and patching treatment with near activities on amblyopia associated with myopic anisometropia in children aged 4 to less than 14 years...
  12. ncbi Profile of anisometropia and aniso-astigmatism in children: prevalence and association with age, ocular biometric measures, and refractive status
    Lisa O'Donoghue
    Vision Science Research Group, School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Ulster, Coleraine, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 54:602-8. 2013
    We describe the profile and associations of anisometropia and aniso-astigmatism in a population-based sample of children.
  13. pmc Prevalence and associations of anisometropia and aniso-astigmatism in a population based sample of 6 year old children
    S C Huynh
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Sydney, Westmead, NSW, Australia
    Br J Ophthalmol 90:597-601. 2006
    To study the distribution of anisometropia and aniso-astigmatism in young Australian children, together with clinical and ocular biometry relations.
  14. ncbi [Refraction and its components in anisometropia]
    David Tayah
    Divisão Oftalmológica do Hospital das Clínicas da Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo São Paulo SP Brasil
    Arq Bras Oftalmol 72:7-12. 2009
    To compare the individual means of ocular components of both eyes in patients with anisometropia; to correlate the differences of the components with refractive differences; and to identify the smallest number of factors that contain the ..
  15. ncbi Low- and high-level motion perception deficits in anisometropic and strabismic amblyopia: evidence from fMRI
    Cindy S Ho
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of British Columbia, Children s and Women s Health Centre of British Columbia, Canada
    Vision Res 49:2891-901. 2009
    ..Differences in the extent of cortical activation may be related to amblyogenic subtype...
  16. ncbi Decreased activation of the lateral geniculate nucleus in a patient with anisometropic amblyopia demonstrated by functional magnetic resonance imaging
    Atsushi Miki
    Functional MRI Research Unit, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, and Division of Neuro Ophthalmology, Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Ophthalmologica 217:365-9. 2003
    ..Our preliminary results suggest that activation of the LGN is diminished during monocular viewing by affected eyes in anisometropic amblyopia. fMRI appears to be a feasible method to study LGN activity in human amblyopia...
  17. ncbi Is second-order spatial loss in amblyopia explained by the loss of first-order spatial input?
    E H Wong
    University of Houston, College of Optometry, The University Eye Institute, 4901 Calhoun Blvd, Houston, TX 77204 6052, USA
    Vision Res 41:2951-60. 2001
    ..The extra second-order loss indicates an early amplification of cortical neural loss that we speculate is due to deficient binocular input to second-order neurons...
  18. ncbi Asymmetric refraction in an older population: the Blue Mountains Eye Study
    Magdalena Guzowski
    University of Sydney Department of Ophthalmology, Centre for Vision Research, Westmead Hospital and the Westmead Millennium and Save Sight Institutes, Westmead NSW, Australia
    Am J Ophthalmol 136:551-3. 2003
    ..To describe prevalence and associations of asymmetric refraction in an older population...
  19. ncbi Correction of pseudophakic anisometropia with the Staar Collamer implantable contact lens
    James D Hsuan
    Oxford Eye Hospital, Woodstock Road, Oxford 0X2 6HE, United Kingdom
    J Cataract Refract Surg 28:44-9. 2002
    To assess the role of the Staar Surgical implantable contact lens (ICL) for the correction of pseudophakic anisometropia.
  20. ncbi Aniseikonia in relation to strabismus, anisometropia and amblyopia
    V Lubkin
    The Aborn Eye Research Center, The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, New York, New York 10003, USA
    Binocul Vis Strabismus Q 14:203-7. 1999
    ..To study the interrelationships among these four entities which are critical to binocular vision and its precision...
  21. pmc One sister and brother with mirror image myopic anisometropia
    Sung Joon Park
    Department of Ophthalmology, Kim s Eye Hospital, Konyang University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Ophthalmol 24:62-4. 2010
    We report a case of one sister and brother with mirror image myopic anisometropia. One sister and brother complained visual disturbance. The sister was 10 years 11 months old, and brother was 8 years 4 months old...
  22. ncbi Atypical fixation preference with anisometropia
    Robert P Rutstein
    School of Optometry, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0010, USA
    Optom Vis Sci 84:848-51. 2007
    To describe a child with hyperopia and anisometropia who manifests strabismus and amblyopia in the much less hyperopic eye.
  23. ncbi Anisometropia in an adult population in rural myanmar: the Meiktila Eye Study
    H M Wu
    South Australian Institute of Ophthalmology and Dept of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Adelaide University, Adelaide, South Australia
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 15:162-6. 2008
    To determine the prevalence and risk factors for anisometropia in a rural adult population in central Myanmar.
  24. ncbi Phakic posterior chamber intraocular lens for the correction of anisometropia and treatment of amblyopia
    D BenEzra
    Pediatric Ophthalmology Unit, Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    Am J Ophthalmol 130:292-6. 2000
    ..To assess the potential visual benefits of posterior chamber phakic intraocular lens implants in eyes of children with anisometropic amblyopia...
  25. ncbi The axial length/disc area ratio in anisometropic hyperopic amblyopia: a hypothesis for decreased unilateral vision associated with hyperopic anisometropia
    Philip Lempert
    College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14850, USA
    Ophthalmology 111:304-8. 2004
    Hyperopic anisometropia is a risk factor for amblyopia. Disc areas and axial lengths are reduced in amblyopic eyes...
  26. pmc The relationship between anisometropia, patient age, and the development of amblyopia
    Sean P Donahue
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Trans Am Ophthalmol Soc 103:313-36. 2005
    b>Anisometropia is a common cause of amblyopia. The relationship between anisometropia, patient age, and the development of amblyopia is unknown...
  27. ncbi Reduced aniseikonia in axial anisometropia with contact lens correction
    B Winn
    Department of Ophthalmic Optics, Glasgow College of Technology, UK
    Ophthalmic Physiol Opt 8:341-4. 1988
    Aniseikonia, although present in isometropia, is associated principally with anisometropia and is widely thought to be the result of differences in the retinal image size presented to each eye...
  28. ncbi A retrospective review of the associations between amblyopia type, patient age, treatment compliance and referral patterns
    Brian E G Chua
    Department of Ophthalmology, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Westmead, New South Wales, Australia
    Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 32:175-9. 2004
    ..To review presenting ages, referral sources, amblyopia type and treatment compliance in children attending a typical public hospital ophthalmology clinic with no formal amblyopia screening program in place...
  29. ncbi Photorefractive keratectomy for pediatric anisometropia: safety and impact on refractive error, visual acuity, and stereopsis
    Evelyn A Paysse
    Cullen Eye Institute, Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology, Texas Children s Hospital, 6621 Fannin Street, CC 640 00, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 138:70-8. 2004
    To establish the safety and possible efficacy of excimer laser photorefractive keratectomy (PRK) for treatment of pediatric anisometropia.
  30. ncbi Emmetropisation in normal and strabismic children and the associated changes of anisometropia
    R M Ingram
    Department of Ophthalmology, Kettering General Hospital, Northants, England, UK
    Strabismus 11:71-84. 2003
    ..children who had strabismus irrespective of their refraction in infancy, and to record simultaneous changes in anisometropia. We also report how often hypermetropia increased before these children presented with esotropia...
  31. ncbi Relationship between anisometropia, patient age, and the development of amblyopia
    Sean P Donahue
    Departments of Ophthalmology, Pediatrics, and Neurology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee 37232, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 142:132-140. 2006
    Previous studies evaluating the effect of anisometropia on amblyopia development have been biased because subject selection occurred as a result of decreased acuity...
  32. ncbi Technical note: Pre-surgical anisometropia influences post-LASIK binocular mesopic contrast sensitivity function
    Rosario G Anera
    Laboratory of Vision Sciences and Applications, Departamento de Optica, Universidad de Granada, Granada, Spain
    Ophthalmic Physiol Opt 27:210-2. 2007
    To investigate if pre-surgical anisometropia influences the post-LASIK binocular mesopic contrast sensitivity function (CSF).
  33. ncbi The prevalence of anisometropia, amblyopia and strabismus in schoolchildren of Shiraz, Iran
    Abbasali Yekta
    Department of Optometry, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran
    Strabismus 18:104-10. 2010
    To determine the prevalence of amblyopia, anisometropia, and strabismus in schoolchildren of Shiraz, Iran.
  34. ncbi Voxel-based analysis of MRI detects abnormal visual cortex in children and adults with amblyopia
    Janine D Mendola
    Department of Radiology and Center for Advanced Imaging, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia 26506, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 25:222-36. 2005
    ..These data are the first to provide possible neuroanatomic bases for the loss of binocularity and visual sensitivity in children and adults with amblyopia...
  35. ncbi Compensation for experimentally induced hyperopic anisometropia in adolescent monkeys
    Xingwu Zhong
    Zhongshan Ophthalmic Center, Sun Yat Sen University, Guangzhou, Peoples Republic of China
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 45:3373-9. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether chronic optical defocus alters refractive development in monkeys at ages corresponding to when myopia typically develops in children...
  36. pmc Associations between anisometropia, amblyopia, and reduced stereoacuity in a school-aged population with a high prevalence of astigmatism
    Velma Dobson
    Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Science, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85711, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 49:4427-36. 2008
    To describe the relation between magnitude of anisometropia and interocular acuity difference (IAD), stereoacuity (SA), and the presence of amblyopia in school-aged members of a Native American tribe with a high prevalence of astigmatism.
  37. ncbi Mirror image myopic anisometropia in two pairs of monozygotic twins
    F Okamoto
    Department of Ophthalmology, Tsukuba University Hospital, Tsukuba, Japan
    Ophthalmologica 215:435-8. 2001
    Two sets of monozygotic twins with mirror image myopic anisometropia are reported. The first set were two boys aged 1 year 8 months. There was a right eye myopic anisometropia in one twin, and a left eye myopic anisometropia in the other...
  38. ncbi Prevalence of habitual refractive errors and anisometropia among Dutch schoolchildren and hospital employees
    Theo J W Hendricks
    Department of General Practice, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Acta Ophthalmol 87:538-43. 2009
    ..During the last few decades the prevalence of myopia has increased worldwide, especially in Asia. We investigated the prevalence of habitual RE and anisometropia in a Dutch population of children and employees.
  39. ncbi Effect of induced anisometropia on binocular through-focus contrast sensitivity
    R Legras
    Essilor International, R and D Contact Lens Division, Creteil, France
    Optom Vis Sci 78:503-9. 2001
    The aim of this study was to characterize binocular through-focus function in white light and to investigate the effect of induced anisometropia on binocular depth of focus.
  40. ncbi Binocularity and spatial frequency dependence of calcarine activation in two types of amblyopia
    K M Lee
    Department of Neurology, Seoul National University, 110 744, Seoul, South Korea
    Neurosci Res 40:147-53. 2001
    Strabismus and anisometropia early in life frequently causes monocular amblyopia. Activation of the visual cortex is compared between the two types of amblyopia to elucidate differences in the pathogenetic mechanism of the disease.
  41. ncbi Effectiveness of laser in situ keratomileusis with the Nidek EC-5000 excimer laser for pediatric correction of spherical anisometropia
    L V Rybintseva
    Ophthalmology Research Center, New Line Vision, Moscow, Russia
    J Refract Surg 17:S224-8. 2001
    To determine the effectiveness of laser in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) for correction of spherical anisometropia in patients under 18 years of age.
  42. ncbi Successful amblyopia therapy initiated after age 7 years: compliance cures
    H A Mintz-Hittner
    Department of Opthalmology and Visual Science, University of Texas Houston Medical School, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 118:1535-41. 2000
    ..To report successful therapy for anisometropic and strabismic amblyopia initiated after age 7 years...
  43. ncbi Risk factors for treatment failure of anisometropic amblyopia
    Mohamed A W Hussein
    Cullen Eye Institute, Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston 77030, USA
    J AAPOS 8:429-34. 2004
    ..This study sought to explore factors which might predict the lack of vision improvement following therapy of anisometropic amblyopia...
  44. ncbi Longitudinal study of anisometropia in Singaporean school children
    Louis Tong
    Singapore National Eye Center, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 47:3247-52. 2006
    The purpose of this study was to document the incidence rates of anisometropia, year-by-year prevalences, changes in the intereye difference in spherical equivalent (SE), and its association with myopia progression and axial length ..
  45. ncbi Long-term outcomes of photorefractive keratectomy for anisometropic amblyopia in children
    Evelyn A Paysse
    Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Ophthalmology 113:169-76. 2006
    ..To evaluate the long-term visual acuity (VA) and refractive error responses to excimer laser photorefractive keratectomy (PRK) for treatment of anisometropic amblyopia in children...
  46. ncbi Relating binocular and monocular vision in strabismic and anisometropic amblyopia
    Ritwick Agrawal
    Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, School of Medicine, West Virginia University, Morgantown 26506 9236, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 124:844-50. 2006
    ..2) Subjects who lack binocular integration exhibit the most severe interocular suppression...
  47. ncbi Treatment of unilateral amblyopia: factors influencing visual outcome
    Catherine E Stewart
    Department of Optometry and Visual Science, City University, CM 466 Tait Building, Northampton Square, London EC1V 0HB, United Kingdom
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 46:3152-60. 2005
    ..To identify factors that influence the outcome of treatment for unilateral amblyopia, as a part of the Monitored Occlusion Treatment of Amblyopia Study (MOTAS)...
  48. ncbi Visual prognosis of amblyopia associated with myelinated retinal nerve fibers
    Changwon Kee
    Department of Ophthalmology, Samsung Medical Center, School of Medicine Sungkyunkwan University, Seoul, Korea
    Am J Ophthalmol 139:259-65. 2005
    ..To investigate the visual prognosis of amblyopia associated with anisomyopia and myelinated nerve fibers...
  49. ncbi Accuracy of the Lang II stereotest in screening for binocular disorders in 6-year-old children
    Son C Huynh
    Centre for Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Hawkesbury Road, Westmead, NSW 2145, Australia
    Am J Ophthalmol 140:1130-2. 2005
    To assess the accuracy of the Lang II stereotest in screening for strabismus, amblyopia, and anisometropia in 6-year-old children.
  50. ncbi Guidelines for prescribing optical correction in children
    Sorot Wutthiphan
    Priest Hospital
    J Med Assoc Thai 88:S163-9. 2005
    ..00 D and astigmatism greater than 2.50 D are common causes of isometropic amblyopia. Patients with hyperopic anisometropia with as little as l D difference between the eyes may develop amblyopia while the difference should reach 3-4 ..
  51. ncbi Intermediate spatial frequency letter contrast sensitivity: its relation to visual resolution before and during amblyopia treatment
    Merrick J Moseley
    Department of Optometry and Visual Science, City University, London, UK
    Ophthalmic Physiol Opt 26:1-4. 2006
    ..We conjecture that the spatial visual loss in all but the most severe amblyopes occurs in an area of resolution and contrast space that lies beyond that sampled by the Pelli-Robson chart...
  52. ncbi Efficacy of occlusion treatment in amblyopia and clinical risk factors affecting the results of treatment
    Gul Arikan
    Department of Ophthalmology, Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Unit, Dokuz Eylul University, 35320 Narlidere, Izmir, Turkey
    Strabismus 13:63-9. 2005
    ..To evaluate the factors influencing visual outcome in strabismic, strabismic-anisometropic and anisometropic amblyopia following occlusion treatment...
  53. ncbi Refractive laser surgery in children with coexisting medical and ocular pathology
    William F Astle
    Alberta Children s Hospital, University of Calgary, Division of Ophthalmology, Canada
    J Cataract Refract Surg 32:103-8. 2006
    ....
  54. pmc A randomized trial to evaluate 2 hours of daily patching for strabismic and anisometropic amblyopia in children
    David K Wallace
    Jaeb Center for Health Research, 15310 Amberly Drive, Suite 350, Tampa, FL 33647, USA
    Ophthalmology 113:904-12. 2006
    ..To compare 2 hours of daily patching (combined with 1 hour of concurrent near visual activities) with a control group of spectacle wear alone (if needed) for treatment of moderate to severe amblyopia in children 3 to 7 years old...
  55. pmc Photorefractive keratectomy for anisometropic amblyopia in children
    Evelyn A Paysse
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Trans Am Ophthalmol Soc 102:341-71. 2004
    ..To assess the safety and efficacy of photorefractive keratectomy (PRK) in children with anisometropic amblyopia and to define the characteristics of children who may be candidates for PRK...
  56. ncbi Amblyopia treatment outcomes
    William E Scott
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, University of Iowa Health Care, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J AAPOS 9:107-11. 2005
    ..To determine the effectiveness and side effects of full-time occlusion for the treatment of amblyopia...
  57. ncbi Visual outcome after excimer laser refractive surgery in adult patients with amblyopia
    A M Roszkowska
    Ophthalmology Clinic, Department of Surgical Specialities, Univ of Messina, Messina, Italy
    Eur J Ophthalmol 16:214-8. 2006
    ..To evaluate the visual and refractive outcome in adult patients wi th refractive and anisometropic amblyopia treated with photorefractive keratectomy...
  58. ncbi The impact of modest prematurity on visual function at age 6 years: findings from a population-based study
    Dana Robaei
    Department of Ophthalmology, Centre for Vision Research, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Westmead, New South Wales, Australia
    Arch Ophthalmol 124:871-7. 2006
    ..To determine the effects of modest low birth weight and prematurity on visual function of children predominantly aged 6 years...
  59. ncbi LASIK in children with hyperopic anisometropic amblyopia
    Canan Asli Utine
    Turkiye Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Refract Surg 24:464-72. 2008
    To evaluate the results of LASIK for hyperopia in pediatric eyes with amblyopia resulting from anisometropia.
  60. ncbi Higher order aberrations in children with amblyopia
    Caitriona Kirwan
    The Children s University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus 45:92-6. 2008
    ..To quantify and characterize higher order aberrations in eyes of children with amblyopia...
  61. ncbi Comparative efficacy of penalization methods in moderate to mild amblyopia
    Jaime Tejedor
    Department of Ophthalmology, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Am J Ophthalmol 145:562-9. 2008
    ..To compare the efficacy and sensory outcome of pharmacologic and optical penalization in the treatment of moderate to mild amblyopia...
  62. ncbi Laser-assisted subepithelial keratectomy for anisometropic amblyopia in children: outcomes at 1 year
    William F Astle
    Vision Clinic, Alberta Children s Hospital, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Cataract Refract Surg 33:2028-34. 2007
    ....
  63. ncbi Refractive surgery in children
    Thomas Kohnen
    J Cataract Refract Surg 33:2001. 2007
  64. ncbi Amblyopia therapy
    Maynard B Wheeler
    Ophthalmology 114:2104. 2007
  65. ncbi Verisyse intraocular lens implantation in a child with anisometropic amblyopia: four-year follow-up
    Kerry K Assil
    Assil Eye Institute, Beverly Hills, California 90210, USA
    J Cataract Refract Surg 33:1985-6. 2007
    ..00 -1.00 x 77 and the endothelial cell density was 3262 cells/mm(2) compared with 3092 cells/mm(2) in the right eye. The Verisyse pIOL may be a treatment option to prevent dense amblyopia in children with highly myopic anisometropia.
  66. pmc Objectively monitored patching regimens for treatment of amblyopia: randomised trial
    Catherine E Stewart
    Department of Optometry and Visual Science, City University, London EC1V 0HB
    BMJ 335:707. 2007
    ..To compare visual outcome in response to two prescribed rates of occlusion (six hours a day and 12 hours a day)...
  67. ncbi Facilitation of amblyopia management by laser in situ keratomileusis in high anisometropic hyperopic and myopic children
    Zheng Qin Yin
    Southwest Eye Hospital Southwest Hospital, Chongqing, China
    J AAPOS 11:571-6. 2007
    To assess the efficacy of laser in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) in facilitating amblyopia management of children from 6 to 14 years old, with high hyperopic and myopic anisometropia.
  68. ncbi Modeling dose-response in amblyopia: toward a child-specific treatment plan
    Catherine E Stewart
    Department of Optometry and Visual Science, City University, London, United Kingdom
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 48:2589-94. 2007
    ..This article describes an empirically derived mathematical model of the treatment dose-response of occlusion therapy for amblyopia based on outcome data obtained from the Monitored Occlusion Treatment for Amblyopia Study (MOTAS)...
  69. pmc The use of the scanning laser ophthalmoscope in the evaluation of amblyopia (an American Ophthalmological Society thesis)
    David A Johnson
    Eye Associates of Wilmington, Wilmington, North Carolina, USA
    Trans Am Ophthalmol Soc 104:414-36. 2006
    ....
  70. ncbi Impact of amblyopia on vision at age 12 years: findings from a population-based study
    D Robaei
    Department of Ophthalmology Centre for Vision Research, Westmead Hospital and the Westmead Millennium Institute, Sydney, Australia
    Eye (Lond) 22:496-502. 2008
    ..To report prevalence of amblyopia and long-term impact of its treatment on vision in a population-based sample of 12-year-old Australian children...
  71. pmc Factors associated with recurrence of amblyopia on cessation of patching
    Jonathan M Holmes
    Department of Ophthalmology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Ophthalmology 114:1427-32. 2007
    ..We now report the association of additional factors with recurrence or regression of amblyopia in this same cohort...
  72. ncbi Anisometropic amblyopia treated with spectacle correction alone: possible factors predicting success and time to start patching
    Po Liang Chen
    Department of Ophthalmology, Tri Service General Hospital, 325 Section 2 Cheng Kung Road, Taipei 114, Taiwan, R O C
    Am J Ophthalmol 143:54-60. 2007
    ..To evaluate factors predicting resolution of amblyopia and the time course of improvement in VA in children 3 to 7 years old with anisometropic amblyopia treated with spectacles alone...
  73. ncbi Recurrence of amblyopia after occlusion therapy
    Rahul Bhola
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa 52246, USA
    Ophthalmology 113:2097-100. 2006
    ..To determine the stability of visual acuity (VA) after a standardized occlusion regimen in children with strabismic and/or anisometropic amblyopia...
  74. ncbi Second-order optic flow deficits in amblyopia
    Craig Aaen-Stockdale
    McGill Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 48:5532-8. 2007
    ....
  75. doi Verisyse IOL implantation in a child with anisometropic amblyopia
    Sandra M Brown
    J Cataract Refract Surg 34:1057-8. 2008
  76. ncbi Laser-assisted subepithelial keratectomy and photorefractive keratectomy versus conventional treatment of myopic anisometropic amblyopia in children
    Rudolf Autrata
    Department of Ophthalmology, University Hospital, Brno, Czech Republic
    J Cataract Refract Surg 30:74-84. 2004
    To evaluate the visual and refractive results of photorefractive keratectomy (PRK) and laser-assisted subepithelial keratectomy (LASEK) for high myopic anisometropia with amblyopia and contact lens (CL) intolerance in children.
  77. ncbi Against-the-rule (ATR) astigmatism as a predicting factor for the outcome of amblyopia treatment
    Deniz Somer
    Ankara Education and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Am J Ophthalmol 133:741-5. 2002
    ..To evaluate whether with-the-rule (WTR) or against-the-rule (ATR) astigmatism influences the treatment outcome of anisometropic amblyopia...
  78. ncbi Recovery of contour integration in relation to LogMAR visual acuity during treatment of amblyopia in children
    Arvind Chandna
    Vision Assessment Unit, Department of Paediatric Ophthalmology, Alder Hey Childrens Hospital, Eaton Road, Liverpool, United Kingdom
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 45:4016-22. 2004
    ..of contour-integration deficits were compared with the recovery of logMAR (logarithm of the minimum angle of resolution) visual acuity deficits in patients newly diagnosed with amblyopia secondary to anisometropia, strabismus, or both.
  79. ncbi Reversal of myopic anisometropic amblyopia with phakic intraocular lens implantation
    E M Chipont
    Department of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Refractive Surgery, Universidad Miguel Hernandaz, Alicante, Spain
    J Refract Surg 17:460-2. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: Myopic anisometropic amblyopia in an 8-year-old boy was treated successfully with implantation of an Artisan iris claw phakic anterior chamber IOL, combined with occlusion therapy, and resulted in reversal of amblyopia...
  80. ncbi Recent advances in the treatment of amblyopia
    Graham E Quinn
    Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 113:1800-2. 2004
  81. ncbi Spatial-frequency-dependent changes in cortical activation before and after patching in amblyopic children
    Avery H Weiss
    Division of Ophthalmology, Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, Washington 98105, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 45:3531-7. 2004
    ..To determine whether improvement in acuity is associated with spatial-frequency-dependent changes in specific peaks of the cortical response...
  82. pmc Why is the adult amblyopic eye unstable?
    C S Hoyt
    Br J Ophthalmol 88:1105-6. 2004
  83. ncbi Photorefractive keratectomy in children
    William F Astle
    Alberta Children s Hospital, University of Calgary, Division of Ophthalmology, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Cataract Refract Surg 28:932-41. 2002
    ..To evaluate photorefractive keratectomy (PRK) in pediatric patients who fail traditional methods of treatment for myopic anisometropic amblyopia and high myopia...
  84. ncbi [A research of infant refraction in Kunming Municipality]
    L Li
    Department of Ophthalmology, Kunming Children's Hospital, Kunming 650034, China
    Zhonghua Yan Ke Za Zhi 37:24-7. 2001
    ..In cases with ametropia, most of them were mild, and 97 eyes (4.23%) were moderate and severe. Anisometropia occurred in 34 infants (2.97%), and 7 infants (11 eyes, 0.48%) had strabismus...
  85. pmc Long term visual outcome in amblyopia treatment
    J Ohlsson
    Department of Ophthalmology, SU Mölndal, SE 431 80 Molndal, Sweden
    Br J Ophthalmol 86:1148-51. 2002
    ..To evaluate long term visual outcome of treatment for amblyopia...
  86. ncbi Phakic intraocular lens to correct high myopic amblyopia in children
    Laurence C Lesueur
    Department of Ophthalmology, Purpan Hospital, University of Toulouse, France
    J Refract Surg 18:519-23. 2002
    ..In a clinical investigation, we evaluated anatomical and functional outcomes of posterior phakic chamber lens (ICL) implantation for correction of high myopia with amblyopia in children...
  87. ncbi Electronically measured compliance with occlusion therapy for amblyopia is related to visual acuity increase
    Sjoukje E Loudon
    Department of Ophthalmology, Erasmus Medical Centre Rotterdam, Room Ee 1607, Postbox 1738, The Netherlands
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 241:176-80. 2003
    ..We set out to determine whether the children who have low compliance (measured electronically) with occlusion therapy for amblyopia are those with insufficient increase of visual acuity...
  88. ncbi Laser-assisted subepithelial keratectomy in children
    William F Astle
    Alberta Children s Hospital, University of Calgary Division of Ophthalmology, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Cataract Refract Surg 30:2529-35. 2004
    ....
  89. ncbi [Amblyopia. Part 2: Precautionary measures and therapy]
    W Haase
    Ophthalmologe 100:160-72, quiz 173-4. 2003
  90. ncbi Combined optical and atropine penalization for the treatment of strabismic and anisometropic amblyopia
    Stephen B Kaye
    Royal Liverpool Children s Hospital, United Kingdom
    J AAPOS 6:289-93. 2002
    ..Combined optical and atropine penalization treatment (COAT) was therefore assessed in patients with anisometropic and strabismic amblyopia...
  91. ncbi Anterior chamber iris-fixated phakic intraocular lens for anisometropic amblyopia
    Ruchi Saxena
    Department of Ophthalmology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Cataract Refract Surg 29:835-8. 2003
    ..00 and binocular stereovision had developed. The visual acuity remained stable through 3 years of follow-up. There were no complications, although postoperative endothelial cell loss was significant...
  92. pmc Refractive adaptation in amblyopia: quantification of effect and implications for practice
    C E Stewart
    Department of Visual Neuroscience, Imperial College London, Charing Cross Campus, Margravine Road, London W6 8RP, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 88:1552-6. 2004
    ..To describe the visual response to spectacle correction ("refractive adaptation") for children with unilateral amblyopia as a function of age, type of amblyopia, and category of refractive error...
  93. ncbi [Unilateral myelinated nerve fibers associated with myopia or amblyopia]
    M Munteanu
    Clinica de Oftalmologie, Timisoara
    Oftalmologia 53:61-6. 2002
    ..Four cases developed extended myelinated areas, anisometropia with increased values, accentuated amblyopia and macular changes...
  94. ncbi [Amblyopia in myopia in patients with strabismus and without strabismus]
    Maciej Gawecki
    Katedry i Kliniki Chorób Oczu Akademii Medycznej w Gdańsku
    Klin Oczna 104:254-6. 2002
    ..To determine factors, which have influence on presence of strabismus among myopic patients with amblyopia...
  95. ncbi Efficacy of amblyopia therapy initiated after 9 years of age
    K H Park
    Department of Ophthalmology, Seoul National University, Bundang Hospital, College of Medicine, Seoul National University Sungnam, Korea
    Eye (Lond) 18:571-4. 2004
    ..AIMS/PURPOSE: To evaluate the efficacy of occlusion therapy initiated after 9 years of age...
  96. ncbi [Evaluation of risk factors of retinopathy of prematurity genesis, ocular errors, and psychomotoric development in prematurely born children in West Bohemia--twelve years longitudinal study]
    A Markova
    Ocni klinika FN, Plzen
    Cesk Slov Oftalmol 65:24-8. 2009
    ..The study concerned children treated at the Faculty Hospital in Plzen (Pilsen, Czech Republic, E.U.)...
  97. ncbi Refractive errors and amblyopia in children entering school: Shahrood, Iran
    Payman Jamali
    Shahrood Welfare Organization, Shahrood, Iran
    Optom Vis Sci 86:364-9. 2009
    ..To determine the prevalence of amblyopia, strabismus, and refractive errors in children entering school...
  98. ncbi [Pitfalls of IOL power prediction after photorefractive keratectomy for high myopia -- case report, practical recommendations and literature review]
    Berthold Seitz
    Augenklinik mit Poliklinik der Universität Erlangen Nürnberg, Erlangen
    Klin Monbl Augenheilkd 219:840-50. 2002
    ..formulas will frequently result in substantial undercorrection and postoperative hyperopic refraction or anisometropia after cataract surgery depending on the amount of myopia corrected previously...
  99. pmc Phakic anterior chamber intraocular lens (Verisyse) implantation in children for treatment of severe ansiometropia myopia and amblyopia: Six-month pilot clincial trial and review of literature
    Amir Pirouzian
    The Permanente Medical Group, Santa Clara, CA, USA
    Clin Ophthalmol 3:367-71. 2009
    ..phakic anterior chamber intraocular lens (IOL) in the reduction of clinically significant (>-8 D) myopic anisometropia in children who are noncompliant to traditional medical treatment including spectacle correction or contact ..
  100. ncbi An investigation into the mechanisms causing antipodean strabismus
    Stephen W Merriam
    Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, UW Hospital and Clinics, Madison, Wisconsin 53703, USA
    J AAPOS 11:249-53. 2007
    ..It has been described in the settings of marked uncorrected anisometropia, dissociated strabismus or combinations of paresis, and mechanical restriction of eye movement.
  101. ncbi Anatomic and visual outcomes of scleral buckling versus primary vitrectomy in pseudophakic and aphakic retinal detachment: six-month follow-up results of a single operation--report no. 1
    Hamid Ahmadieh
    Ophthalmic Research Center, Labbafinejad Medical Center, Tehran, Iran
    Ophthalmology 112:1421-9. 2005
    ..To compare the anatomic and visual results and complications of conventional scleral buckling versus primary vitrectomy for management of pseudophakic and aphakic retinal detachment...

Research Grants31

  1. LIMITING FACTORS IN NORMAL AND AMBLYOPIC SPATIAL VISION
    DENNIS MICHAEL LEVI; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Amblyopia is a developmental disorder of spatial vision usually associated with the presence of strabismus, anisometropia or form deprivation early in life. It affects visual acuity, contrast sensitivity and position acuity...
  2. Analysis of the Data from Vision in Preschoolers (VIP) Study
    Gui Shuang Ying; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..conditions, and for detecting each specific type of refractive error (myopia, hyperopia, astigmatism, and anisometropia) with various levels of severity, by using receiver operating characteristic (ROC) analysis...
  3. Effects of Biological Maturation and Visual Experience on Human Visual Developmen
    Karen R Dobkins; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Comparisons made between this group (cataract, strabismus, and anisometropia) and healthy controls will address the vulnerability of various aspects of visual processing to abnormal ..
  4. EPIKERATOPHAKIA: THE SURGICAL CORRECTION OF APHAKIA
    MARGUERITE MC DONALD; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..correction of high degrees of astigmatism, particularly as it pertains to the amblyopic child with meridional anisometropia; and 5) to test, by means of an analysis for prostaglandins, the reaction of the cornea to alloplastic ..
  5. Cortical Integration of Binocular Input
    Nicholas J Priebe; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Proper stereo vision is disrupted by a difference in acuity between the two eyes (anisometropia) or misaligned eyes (strabismus) occurring during development...
  6. OPTICALLY INDUCED ANISOMETROPIA
    Earl L Smith; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..More importantly, the results of these studies will potentially provide the foundation for new treatment and management strategies for human refractive errors. ..
  7. CONTACT LENSES AND MYOPIA (CLAMP) STUDY
    JEFFREY WALLINE; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..00 D of astigmatism in both eyes, less than 1.00 D of anisometropia, no ocular or systemic health problems that may affect vision, and at least 20/20 best corrected visual acuity ..
  8. Changes in astigmatism and anisometropia with progressing myopia in COMET
    Jane E Gwiazda; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..dataset presents a unique opportunity to investigate mechanisms of eye growth eventuating in astigmatism and anisometropia as well as myopia, topics not addressed in the original aims...
  9. ASTIGMATISM AND AMBLYOPIA AMONG NATIVE AMERICAN CHILDREN
    Joseph Miller; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..All children whose astigmatism, myopia, hyperopia, or anisometropia is of a magnitude that would be corrected by 99% of those polled will be classified as High risk for ..
  10. ALTERED METABOLISM OF PRIMATE VISUAL CORTEX IN AMBLYOPIA
    Jonathan Horton; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..Cases from patients with a history of unilateral media opacity (e.g. cataract), strabismus, or anisometropia will provide new information about the anatomical and metabolic changes which occur in visual cortex from ..
  11. RETINAL BIREFRINGENCE ANALYSIS IN STRABISMUS & AMBLYOPIA
    David Hunter; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..practitioners are often unable to identify amblyopia risk factors, including strabismus, media opacities, and anisometropia, in patients under age 5, so that many cases of amblyopia go undetected and untreated...
  12. VISUAL ADAPTATION AT MESOPIC LIGHT LEVELS
    Arthur Shapiro; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..two eyes to see differently during infancy or early childhood, such as an uncorrected strabismus, cataract, or anisometropia. Current treatments are helpful if performed early enough, but beyond 7 or 8 years of the age the condition is ..
  13. BALTIMORE PEDIATRIC EYE SURVEY
    James Tielsch; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..on the age and race-specific incidence of pediatric ocular disorders such as amblyopia, strabismus and anisometropia. We propose to address this lack of basic information by conducting a combined population-based prevalence and ..
  14. OMEGA-3 FATTY ACIDS IN NORMAL VISUAL DEVELOPMENT
    Eileen Birch; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..By relating long-term outcomes to visual cortical function during infancy, we will directly evaluate the predictive of early visual tests for long-term cognitive outcomes. ..
  15. Development and Maintenance of Binocular Vision (EY005236)
    EILEEN ELIZABETH BIRCH; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  16. TRAINING IN VISION RESEARCH
    Anthony Norcia; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The INRSA component will fund exclusively fellows with U.S. residency certification while the other institutional components will fund both the remaining U.S. and non-U.S. fellows on an equal basis. ..
  17. DEVELOPMENT OF FORM, RIVALRY AND BINOCULARITY
    Anthony Norcia; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  18. NORMAL AND ABNORMAL DEVELOPMENT OF SPATIAL VISION
    Anthony Norcia; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This study will also determine whether nasalward/temporal biases previously reported for large field uniform stimuli propagate to the figure/ground segmentation process. ..
  19. OUTCOME MEASURES FOR CLINICAL TRIALS IN STRABISMUS
    Jonathan Holmes; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Ultimately this research will result in better quality of life for patients with strabismus. ..
  20. PATHOGENESIS OF RETINOPATHY OF PREMATURITY
    Jonathan Holmes; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  21. Form and Motion Integration
    Anthony Norcia; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  22. STEREOACUITY AND BINOCULAR CORRESPONDENCE
    Suzanne McKee; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..About 5% of the population suffers from oculomotor (strabismus) or refractive (anisometropia) disorders that threaten the development of normal stereopsis...
  23. PEDIATRIC LOW VISION
    WILLIAM GOOD; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..patterns of functional loss will be correlated with age of diagnosis and cause of the amblyopia (strabismus, anisometropia or both)...
  24. EYE GROWTH DURING INFANCY
    Scott Lambert; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..In addition, by understanding the mechanisms retarding ocular growth, it may be possible to modulate the excessive ocular growth which occurs in certain pathological conditions such as retinopathy of prematurity. ..
  25. EARLY TMT RETINOPATHY OF PREMATURITY HEADQUARTER GRANT
    WILLIAM GOOD; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Outcome will be determined at a 6 month post-term ophthalmologic examination and at a 9 month post-term visual assessment examination. ..
  26. The Organization of Suppression in Human Visual Cortex
    Suzanne McKee; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The multidimensional experimental design allows isolation of neural mechanisms utilized by perception, working memory, memory encoding, and recall. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  27. The Effects of Prematurity on Visual Development
    WILLIAM GOOD; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..A comparison of head ultrasound and DTI findings will demonstrate whether DTI should replace ultrasound for the diagnosis of neurological injury in the newborn nursery. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  28. Preschool Vision Screening in Primary Care Settings
    Alex Kemper; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  29. VISUAL DEVELOPMENT OF SENSORY AND MOTOR FUNCTIONS
    CLIFTON SCHOR; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The results of these experiments should provide definitive answers to several longstanding questions concerning the coordination of binocular control. ..
  30. Objective Assessment of Suppression in Amblyopia
    Suzanne McKee; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..About 4% of all children suffer from strabismus and/or anisometropia during early development. These abnormalities place an individual at risk for a variety of visual deficiencies...
  31. Disparity Processing in Sensory and Motor Functions
    CLIFTON SCHOR; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This noise reduction should expand the spatial range of high-resolution stereo-slant perception. ..