Insights From ISA/AAPOS 2018


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Held in March of this year in Washington, D.C., the 2018 annual meeting of the International Strabismological Association and the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus included a variety of lectures, papers, and posters of  interest.

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Here are some highlights (with active hyperlinks preceding each title):

  • The Bielschowsky Lecture – Accommodation and Convergence: Ratios, Linkages, Styles, and Mental Somersaults
  • Paper 3: Impaired Motion Perception in the Fellow Eye of Amblyopic Children is Related to Abnormal Binocular Function
  • Paper 7: Effects of Immersive Virtual Reality Viewing on Young Children: Visuomotor Function, Postural Stability and Visually-Induced Motion Sickness
  • Workshop 17: Reading Difficulties and the Pediatric Ophthalmologist
  • Poster 33: Re-Reading the Same Line in Intermittent Exotropia is Related to the Saccadic Disconjugacy.  (Difficulty of reading is a typical symptom of intermittent exotropia (IXT) and is coupled with re-reading the same line.)
  • Poster 57: Attitudes Concerning Cortical Visual Impairment Among Pediatric Ophthalmologists and Teachers of the Visually Impaired
  • Poster 161: Optic Nerve Morphology in Normal Children: A Validation Study
  • Poster 181: Baltimore Reading and Eye Disease Study (BREDS): Two-Year Results on Compliance with Eyeglass Usage
  • Poster 214: What is Amblyopia? A Primary Care Physician’s Perspective
  • Poster 217: Boston Amblyopia Study 1: Complete Resolution of Subthreshold Amblyopia with Standard Clinical Treatment
  • Poster 218: Boston Amblyopia Study 2: Treatment Outcomes in Patients with Asymmetric, Bilateral Amblyopia
  • Poster 227: Influence of Orthokeratology Lens on Axial length Elongation and Myopic Progression in Childhood Myopia
  • Poster 228: A Three Year Follow-Up Study of Atropine Treatment for Progressive Myopia in Europeans

3 thoughts on “Insights From ISA/AAPOS 2018

  1. Looks like same attitudes on vision and reading! Happy new year to you and your family!! Love Lynn

    On Tue, Sep 11, 2018, 7:48 PM The VisionHelp Blog wrote:

    > Leonard J. Press, O.D., FAAO, FCOVD posted: ” Held in March of this year > in Washington, D.C., the 2018 annual meeting of the International > Strabismological Association and the American Association for Pediatric > Ophthalmology and Strabismus included a variety of lectures, papers, and > posters of int” >

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