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Eye and Vision Disorders

Editors' Choice of Best Available Content

This collection features the best content from AFP, as identified by the AFP editors, on eye and vision disorders and related issues, including amblyopia, eye examinations, glaucoma, LASIK surgery, ocular emergencies, red eye, vision loss, and vision screening. New research may affect the interpretation and application of this material. Clinical judgment is advised. Note that AFP content published within the past 12 months is accessible to AAFP members and paid subscribers only.

Categories

Overview

Screening and Diagnosis

Treatment

Complications and Special Situations

Editorials and Letters

Patient Education, Self-Care



Overview

03/01/2013 Identification and Treatment of Amblyopia
01/15/2010 Diagnosis and Management of Red Eye in Primary Care Algorithm Differential Diagnosis Patient Education
06/01/2009 Vision Loss in Older Persons Algorithm
05/15/2008 The Visually Impaired Patient Patient Education

Screening and Diagnosis

07/15/2015 Differential Diagnosis of the Swollen Red Eyelid Algorithm
10/15/2014 Screening for Glaucoma [Putting Prevention into Practice]
10/15/2014 Screening for Glaucoma: Recommendation Statement [U.S. Preventive Services Task Force]
08/15/2013 Childhood Eye Examination
07/15/2011 Vision Screening for Children One to Five Years of Age: Recommendation Statement [U.S. Preventive Services Task Force]
07/15/2011 Vision Screening for Children One to Five Years of Age [Putting Prevention into Practice]
01/15/2011 Screening for Impaired Visual Acuity in Older Adults: Recommendation Statement [U.S. Preventive Services Task Force]
01/15/2011 Screening for Impaired Visual Acuity in Older Adults [Putting Prevention into Practice]
07/01/2010 Pain In the Quiet (Not Red) Eye Algorithm

Treatment

01/01/2010 LASIK: A Primer for Family Physicians Patient Education

Complications and Special Situations

11/15/2014 Uveitis: The Collaborative Diagnostic Evaluation
10/15/2013 Common Eye Emergencies
01/15/2013 Evaluation and Management of Corneal Abrasions Algorithm Differential Diagnosis
04/01/2007 Work-Related Eye Injuries and Illnesses Patient Education
03/15/2006 Retinoblastoma
04/01/2003 Prevention and Treatment of Common Eye Injuries in Sports Patient Education
09/15/2002 Ocular Manifestations of Autoimmune Disease

Editorials and Letters

Patient Education, Self-Care

02/15/2011 Allergic Conjunctivitis Patient Education
01/15/2010 Pink Eye: What You Should Know Patient Education
05/15/2008 Vision Loss: What You Should Know Patient Education
02/01/2007 Amblyopia ("Lazy Eye") in Your Child Patient Education
05/01/2003 What Should I Know About Open-Angle Glaucoma? Patient Education
04/01/2003 Eye Injuries in Sports Patient Education

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