TITLE

Monocular infantile cataract, intraocular lenses, and amblyopia

AUTHOR(S)
Taylor, D
PUB. DATE
November 1989
SOURCE
British Journal of Ophthalmology;Nov1989, Vol. 73 Issue 11, p857
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66020416

 

Related Articles

  • Diplopia Following Extraction of Monocular Infantile Cataract. Arnoldi, Kyle // American Orthoptic Journal;2010, Vol. 60, p103 

    The article describes the case of a 16-year-old woman who developed diplopia after extraction of monocular infantile cataract. She developed diplopia a month after uncomplicated removal of a monocular congenital cataract and intraocular lens placement in the left eye. Her medical history include...

  • Capsular Tension Ring in the Management of Occult Lens Zonular Dehiscence in Infantile Glaucoma. Guo, Suqin; Wagner, Rudolph; Forbes, Brian; Tannen, Bradford; Caputo, Anthony // Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus;Jul/Aug2010, Vol. 47 Issue 4, pe1 

    The authors present a case of bilateral zonular dehiscence in a boy with infantile glaucoma who had developed cataracts. The zonular dehiscence was noted at the beginning of cataract surgery. The cataracts were removed and capsular tension rings and intraocular lenses were safely inserted and...

  • Multifocal IOLs should be first choice in pediatric patients, according to specialist. Cimberle, Michela // Ocular Surgery News;10/25/2009, Vol. 27 Issue 20, p90 

    The article discusses the importance of multifocal lenses for pediatric patients who underwent cataract surgery. According to Michelle Fortunato, a pediatrics specialist, one of the challenges in pediatric cataract surgery is the loss of accommodation. The problem can be addressed by multifocal...

  • Konjenital Kataraktlar: Etiyoloji, Hastaya YaklaÅŸim ve Cerrahi Prosedür. AĞCA, Alper; ELTUTAR, Kadir; DOĞAN, Mustafa; ALTAN, Tuğrul; GÜRKAN, Sedat // Glokom-Katarakt/Journal of Glaucoma-Cataract;Sep2011, Vol. 6 Issue 3, p135 

    Congenital cataract is the leading cause of preventable blindness among children. Blindness due to congenital cataract is seen more frequently in developing countries. It is most frequently idiopathic. Monocular congenital cataract is more frequently associated with ocular anomalies and the...

  • Secondary IOLs are effective in children. Meszaros, Liz // Ophthalmology Times;5/1/95, Vol. 20 Issue 18, p9 

    Reports on the efficacy of secondary IOLs transplantation in children with traumatic cataract. Postoperative complications; Deprivation amblyopia in children with infantile development cataracts; Usefulness in performing secondary IOL in patients with developmental infantile cataracts.

  • Careful selection needed for successful high myopia multifocal implantation.  // Ocular Surgery News;10/10/2008, Vol. 26 Issue 19, p8 

    The article discusses the results of a study by Doctor Béatrice Cochener which found that careful patient selection is needed for successful high myopia multifocal intraocular lenses (IOLs) implantation, presented at the 2008 European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons (ESCRS)...

  • Multifocal IOL improves vision in adults with anisometropic amblyopia. Biro, Ashley; Correa, Mark; Hasson, Matt // Ocular Surgery News;1/25/2013, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p26 

    The article reports that bilateral implantation of multifocal intraocular Lenses (IOL) in adults with anisometropic amblyopia improves visual acuity, binocular vision, and reading speed.

  • Update on the Surgical Management of Pediatric Cataracts. Forbes, Brian J.; Guo, Suqin // Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus;May/Jun2006, Vol. 43 Issue 3, p143 

    The treatment of pediatric cataracts is rapidly evolving, and the visual prognosis for infants and children with cataracts is improving, due in part to earlier surgery, increased frequency of intraocular lens (IOL) implantation, more effective amblyopia therapy following surgery, and better...

  • THE LANCET. Ridley, Harold // Bulletin of the World Health Organization;2003, Vol. 81 Issue 10, p758 

    The article focuses on intra-ocular acrylic lenses after cataract extraction. No surgical operation surpasses modern cataract extraction in doing what it is designed to do, for the defective part is removed under local anaesthesia in a single stage through an incision which heals with an...

  • Silicone IOLs seeing increased popularity. Anagnoste, Scott R. // Ophthalmology Times;07/15/96, Vol. 21 Issue 20, p16 

    Focuses on the effects of silicone intraocular lenses. Benefits to cataract surgery patients; Consideration of patients' needs.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sign out of this library

Other Topics