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orthoptic

[ȯr′thäp·tik]
(mathematics)
The locus of the intersection of tangents to a given curve that meet at a right angle.
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Once this has been achieved, orthoptic exercises can be given to prevent a reoccurrence of the condition.
On orthoptic examination, 27% patients had exophoria for near convergence, 50% had convergence insufficiency or decreased convergence amplitude, and 23% had esophoria [Table 10].
Intervention was intensive orthoptic screening at 8, 12, 18, 25, 31 and 37 months (intensive group).
Diagnosis involved clinical examination, CT scan and orthoptic investigations.
Although surgery is a final resort when optical and orthoptic correction has failed, the challenge is to perform surgery, where necessary, as early as possible for the best sensory outcome.
CT angiography for the evaluation of adult orthoptic liver transplantation arterial complications [in Italian].
Dr Sarah Shea, from Dwygyfylchi, will be presented with the award for her wide and deep knowledge in the subject of orthoptics, which she uses to the benefit of her patients.
The possible effects of colour on reading remain controversial, partly because of a lack of scientific evidence and partly because the Irlen Centres remain largely independent of conventional optometric, orthoptic and ophthalmic practice.
Enhancements in health, dental, and vision care included the addition of new hospital procedures, the inclusion of additional durable medical equipment and prosthetic and orthoptic equipment under the hospital and medical plan, a $200 increase over the term of the contract in the annual dental maximum (to $1,400) and in the lifetime maximum for orthodontia (to $1,325), the addition of several new maintenance drugs under the prescription drug program, improved coverage for hearing aid evaluation testing, and an increase in annual allowances for frames (from $17 to $35) and contact lenses (from $55 to $85).
In the present study, CTX-0294945 was combined with the anti-angiogenic antibody Avastin in an in vivo orthoptic model of triple negative breast cancer.
Orthoptic assessment: full range of ocular motility.