Pediatric Ophthalmology

Pediatric Ophthalmology News

  • ACTRIMS Retinal Degeneration Ongoing in Pediatric MS Children with multiple sclerosis showed more progressive ganglion cell layer thinning than healthy kids or those with monophasic demyelination -- and there was more retinal atrophy in girls than in boys.
  • USPSTF Issues Draft Vision Screening Recs for Young Kids The USPSTF has issued draft recommendations for vision screening in children aged 6 months to 5 years; recommendations are available for public comment on the USPSTF website through March 27.

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