Prescribing Glasses and Contact Lenses for Children, Amblyopia Management

After this lecture, the resident/student will be able to:

  • understand the general guidelines for prescribing spectacles for children 
  • describe the ocular conditions which require spectacle correction for children 
  • list the indications for contact lenses for children

Reading assignment:    AAO Preferred Practice Pattern Guidelines 

  1. Pediatric Eye Evaluations PPP
  2. Eyeglasses PPP
  3. Refractive Errors and Refractive Surgery PPP
  4. Contact Lenses:  

Attached Files: