Watching movies helped improve vision in children with amblyopia

The concept of binocular dysfunction, in which the brain suppresses the image from the weaker eye in favor of the stronger eye, has motivated new approaches to amblyopia treatment. In a new report published in the Journal of the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, researchers describe how the use of dichoptic therapy, which presents different images to each eye separately, combined with popular children’s movies, has produced improved visual acuity in young children. —> Read More