Flashcards in Treatment - Shoge Deck (10):
Cycloplegic Refraction should be done for who?
1. Latent hyperopes
3. Fluctuating reflex (ASpasm)
4. Sx don't match obj. testing
To determine if we want to give final correction, what 3 things should be considered?
1. Tonus of CM
2. Type of RE
3. binocular status
In what conditions would you prescribe a minus add?
- divergence excess
- intermittent exotropia
Wht conditions would you add plus lenses?
2. Basic Esophoria
4. Ill-sustained Ac.
What are the prescribing goals of giving prism?
- Relieve patient symptoms
- gibe as little prism to facilitate fusion
What are the advantages of a fresnel prism
- esy to try prism w/ pt
- can change orientation and magnitude as needed
What are the disadvantages of a fresnel prism?
- reduced acuity due to reflections from prism
- Poor cosmetics
In what conditions is prism most effective?
- Vertical heterophoria
- DI (BO)
- Basic esophoria (BO)
Saladin's 1:1 ratio is best used for what 2 BV disorders