Category: Research

Sight Tests Not Needed

Every now and then, a blog post reveals truths about a writer or a body that was never intended as part of the original goal of writing. Doctors of optometric vision rehabilitation will recognize in the blog post linked below…

GeoBee! Configuration

Many of you will know about the upcoming game GeoBee!, the first therapy-centred game module from VisionMechanic.com.  The game offers an unprecedented platform for in-clinic and remote supplementation to a general program of therapy for visual, perceptual, and motor skills…

OHSU ADHD Drug Class Review

From OHSU, the ADHD Drug Review OHSU This document provides a comprehensive overview of literature on a number of topics surrounding ADHD medications. It only speaks to medical considerations and only briefly to some cognitive and affective considerations. Little is…

Vaccines

As your SysOp, I endeavour to offer comprehensive and open coverage of topics related to vision health and function. Bias and dogma are generally eschewed, and professional ego and hubris are neither encouraged nor easily tolerated. If guilty of bias…

Recommended Reading List

A new VT OD recently asked for a listing of books to explore new horizons. This post is the result. It is a simple listing of books that I enjoy and have found especially helpful in a) learning procedures, and…

Proof in Strabismus Surgery

When ophthalmologists recommend strabismus surgery, they will most often NOT offer alternatives. More often that not, vision rehabilitation is ignored as an option and dismissed with comments like ‘it doesn’t work’ or ‘it’s a scam’. When pressed, most will also…