Lab Study: A binocular iPad treatment for amblyopic children

Abstract

Purpose

Monocular amblyopia treatment (patching or penalization) does not always result in 6/6 vision and amblyopia often recurs. As amblyopia arises from abnormal binocular visual experience, we evaluated the effectiveness of a novel home-based binocular amblyopia treatment.

Methods

Children (4–12 y) wore anaglyphic glasses to play binocular games on an iPad ...