[Skip to Content]
Access to paid content on this site is currently suspended due to excessive activity being detected from your IP address 54.147.238.62. Please contact the publisher to request reinstatement.
[Skip to Content Landing]
Citations 0
From the Archives of the Archives
February 1999

A look at the past ...

Arch Ophthalmol. 1999;117(2):183. doi:10.1001/archopht.117.2.183

STEFFAN opposes the idea of amblyopia ex anopsia, recognizing only congenital amblyopia. The operative treatment of squint should be undertaken only when all other means of obtaining the desired result fail. Until the refraction of a child has become fixed, one should not operate. The earlier the operation, the less certain will be the ultimate result.

Reference: Progress in ophthalmology. Arch Ophthalmol. 1898;27:228.

×