TITLE

Study links angle of accommodative esotropia and cessation of glasses for hyperopia

PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
Ocular Surgery News;11/10/2009, Vol. 27 Issue 21, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses research being done on the angles of accommodative esotropia and cessation of glasses for hyperopia. It references a study published in a 2009 issue of the journal "Acta Ophthalmologica." The study involved 123 patients suffering from accommodative esotropia who experienced emmetropia and maintained orthophoria without hyperopic glasses. Researchers found that the degree of hyperopia appeared to be associated with the angle of esotropia and the age of cessation of corrective eyeglasses.
ACCESSION #
44983157

 

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