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Near addition lenses as a tool to investigate vergence adaptation in myopic children
(University of Waterloo, 2011-08-12)
Accommodation and vergence are two interacting ocular motor systems that function to maintain clear and single vision across a wide range of distances. Sustained fixation results in the adaptation of these ocular motor ...
Bifocals in children with Down syndrome (BiDS)
(University of Waterloo, 2010-07-28)
Down syndrome (DS) is the most common genetic cause of mental challenge in individuals and is associated with many ocular disorders. One of these anomalies which is frequently present in this population is reduced accommodation ...
Dose-effect autonomic responses to ocular surface stimulation
(University of Waterloo, 2018-04-26)
Introduction: The ocular surface is one of the most densely innervated superficial tissues of the human body supplied extensively by autonomic and sensory nerve fibres. Studies have shown that ocular surface sensory neurons ...
Understanding the sensory and motor behavior of accommodation in progressive myopic children
(University of Waterloo, 2017-09-27)
Introduction: Accommodation and vergence, in unison, help in maintaining a clear and single binocular vision, a linchpin for normal vision development. Under natural viewing conditions, accommodation and vergence systems ...