Monday, October 24, 2011
Video Games Helps with Treating Amblyopia
MedicalNewsToday reports that "a new study conducted in an eye clinic in India found that correction of amblyopia, also called "lazy eye," can be achieved in many older children, if they stick to a regimen that includes playing video games along with standard amblyopia treatment. At the 115th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Dr. Somen Ghosh reported on the approaches that allowed about a third of his study participants, who were between 10 and 18 years old, to make significant vision gains." Read more.