Neuroplasticity and Amblyopia
Title: Neuroplasticity and Amblyopia
Author: Derick Holt
Keywords / Main Subjects: Amblyopia; Neuroplasticity; Critical period patching; Ocular dominance columns; SSRI; Levodopa; Acetylcholine
Brief Description: This is a review of Amblyopia, the most common cause of unilateral vision loss in childhood. It covers the causes, the pathophysiology, and the treatment. It also presents a review of new potential treatments for Amblyopia. Neuroplasticity and its role in the pathophysiology and treatment of Amblyopia is discussed.
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds