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  • retinal
  • The Vision Council reports that emerging research suggests cumulative and constant exposure to blue light can even damage retinal cells over time - although much research is still needed to determine a cause and effect. (baptisthealth.net)
  • diagnosis
  • These guidelines are designed to assist the pediatrician in caring for the child in whom a diagnosis of Down syndrome has been confirmed by chromosome analysis. (aappublications.org)
  • A diagnosis of silent sinus syndrome was made, for which the patient was referred to the otolaryngology service for functional endoscopic surgery to decompress and evacuate her opacified maxillary sinus. (aao.org)
  • peripheral
  • 7. Berntsen DA, Barr CD, Mutti DO, Zadnik K. Peripheral defocus and myopia progression in myopic children randomly assigned to wear single vision and progressive addition lenses. (clspectrum.com)
  • strain
  • Digital eye strain (DES), also known as computer vision syndrome, encompasses a range of ocular and visual symptoms, and estimates suggest its prevalence may be 50% or more among computer users. (bmj.com)
  • While symptoms like headaches, eye strain, blurred vision, eye irritation, double vision, excessive tearing or dry eyes, eye pain or excessive blinking are all common effects of Computer Vision Syndrome, any time you experience these symptoms, you should visit your doctor of optometry for a comprehensive eye examination. (opto.ca)
  • Viewing digital devices is so common and pervasive now that up to nine of every 10 computer users have been affected by one or more symptoms of "computer vision syndrome" (CVS) - the name given to eye, head and neck strain associated with prolonged screen time, according to various studies. (baptisthealth.net)
  • Symptoms of computer vision syndrome - headaches, eye strain, posture problems, etc. - are good reasons to schedule an eye exam for your child. (allaboutvision.com)
  • OSDI
  • In this prospective, noninterventional, cross-sectional study, conducted at 10 U.S. optometry/ophthalmology practices, 158 symptomatic dry eye patients naïve to prescription medication underwent standard dry eye diagnostic tests and completed Work Productivity and Activity Impairment (WPAI) and Ocular Surface Disease Index (OSDI) questionnaires. (arvojournals.org)
  • ophthalmologist
  • The treatment is more effective when the abnormal blood vessels have not grown into the center of the fovea, where vision can be affected, or when the ophthalmologist is able to identify and destroy the entire area of abnormal blood vessel growth. (framesdirect.com)
  • prevalence
  • This study was designed to determine the prevalence and associated conditions of amblyopia in a group of home reared children with Down's syndrome. (bmj.com)
  • binocular vision
  • Symptoms fall into two main categories: those linked to accommodative or binocular vision stress, and external symptoms linked to dry eye. (bmj.com)
  • Conclusions Exposure to glare and psychological stress during computer work were shown to influence the trapezius mus- cle, posture, and blink rate in young, healthy females with normal binocular vision, but in different ways. (deepdyve.com)
  • Clinic
  • The student will consolidate the concepts, theories and skills previously learned while providing supervised vision care for clients in a clinic setting. (dal.ca)
  • myopia
  • A randomized clinical trial of progressive addition lenses versus single vision lenses on the progression of myopia in children. (clspectrum.com)
  • Progressive-addition lenses versus single-vision lenses for slowing progression of myopia in children with high accommodative lag and near esophoria. (clspectrum.com)
  • Myopia, or nearsightedness: clear vision close up but blurry in the distance. (prabhaeyeclinic.com)
  • sensorineural
  • 1-3) On the other hand, Parnes et al have been using high-dose dexamethasone--up to 30 and 40 mg/ ml--in humans for the treatment of Cogan's syndrome and sudden autoimmune sensorineural hearing loss, and their results suggest that steroids are not toxic. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • surgical
  • The advances in medical and surgical management of children and adults with Marfan syndrome have resulted in high- quality, productive and long lives. (hopkinsmedicine.org)
  • research
  • The pipeline guide reviews pipeline therapeutics for Neuromyelitis Optica (Devic's Syndrome) (Central Nervous System) by companies and universities/research institutes based on information derived from company and industry-specific sources. (medgadget.com)
  • children
  • Children with Down syndrome often function more effectively in social situations than would be predicted on the basis of cognitive assessment results. (aappublications.org)
  • In approximately 95% of children with Down syndrome, the condition is sporadic because of nonfamilial trisomy 21, in which there are 47 chromosomes with a free extra chromosome 21 being present. (aappublications.org)
  • Medical management, home environment, early intervention, education, and vocational training can significantly affect the level of functioning of children and adolescents with Down syndrome and facilitate their transition to adulthood. (aappublications.org)
  • The following outline is designed to help the pediatrician provide care for children with Down syndrome and their families in the medical home. (aappublications.org)
  • 68 children with Down's syndrome between the ages of 5 and 19 years were enrolled in the final study group. (bmj.com)
  • 1-3 However, amblyopia in children with Down's syndrome has not been well investigated. (bmj.com)
  • Children with Down's syndrome enrolled in this study were recruited from the child development centre of Rhode Island Hospital. (bmj.com)
  • This centre is the only facility that provides comprehensive care for the majority of children with Down's syndrome in the state and is closely aligned with the two cytogenetic laboratories in Rhode Island. (bmj.com)
  • Therefore, almost complete ascertainment of children with Down's syndrome in Rhode Island is possible, and there is no known selection bias. (bmj.com)
  • From this group of children with trisomy 21, we contacted 106 families who have a child with Down's syndrome between the ages of 5 and 19 years. (bmj.com)
  • Sarcoidosis in children rarely presents before the age of 5 years and in the pediatric population is similar to adult sarcoidosis with lung involvement and mediastinal lymphadenopathy, which is not a feature of Blau syndrome. (oncologynurseadvisor.com)
  • common
  • The common symptoms are blurred and cloudy vision, seeing in dim light becomes more difficult, and bright lights may appear more glaring. (antiaging-systems.com)
  • It may be argued that reading text presented in hard-copy or electronic formats is one of the most common cognitive demanding near-vision tasks. (arvojournals.org)
  • loss
  • This procedure can cause some loss of vision but it is performed in the hope of protecting the fovea (a depression in the retina that provides acute eyesight) and preserving the sharp vision it provides. (framesdirect.com)
  • But it does reduce the chances of further abnormal blood vessel growth and consequent vision loss. (framesdirect.com)