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Review Papers | Nursing | Hong Kong | Volume 7 Issue 1, January 2018
Convergence Insufficiency and Vision Therapy
Ching Yan Simon SZE
Convergence insufficiency (CI) is a prevalent binocular vision disorder at near. Study showed a special relationships between symptoms and clinical signs in patient with CI. Even though, pencil push-ups alone is the most commonly prescribed treatment by both ophthalmologists and optometrists for young patients with symptomatic CI, whereas, office-based vision therapy with home training was found to be the most effective treatment in those CI. FMRI studies have shown the clinical implications for understanding the behavioral and neurophysiological changes in patients performed office based vision therapy with home training that resulted in a sustained reduction in CI symptoms. Moreover, study indicated that the concussion-related convergence insufficiency treatment outcome was successful or improved in most of the subjects.
Keywords: Convergence insufficiency CI, Vision therapy, Accommodative insufficiency AI, Convergence Insufficiency Symptom Survey CISS, binocular vision BV anomalies
Edition: Volume 7 Issue 1, January 2018
Pages: 1091 - 1103
How to Cite this Article?
Ching Yan Simon SZE, "Convergence Insufficiency and Vision Therapy", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/search_index_results_paperid.php?id=ART20179537, Volume 7 Issue 1, January 2018, 1091 - 1103
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