Method for determining accommodation in patients with amblyopia

R&D registration number in UkrISTEI: 0119U101212

What priority area of science and technology does it correspond to: life sciences, new technologies for the prevention and treatment of the most common diseases

Research: applied

Funding source: state budget, general fund of the state budget

The amount of financing: less than 100 thousand UAH. (3424, 70 thousand UAH)

Year of study start: 2019

The total duration of the study (according to the plan): 2019-2021.

Prospect for further implementation in 2022-2023: to be completed

Research level: no analogues in Ukraine

Availability of a patent: 1 patent of Ukraine.

Brief description, advantages, further prospects for application.

The method for determining the volume of accommodation in patients with amblyopia is that the determination of the volume of accommodation is carried out in the study of meridional separable visual acuity in the main meridians of the astigmatic eye, and the volume of accommodation is determined separately in each meridian according to the maximum diopter values. visual acuity, measured separately in each meridian before the installation of optical lenses. The examination is performed after the complete correction of existing ametropia. This method avoids errors associated with visual acuity asymmetries in these meridians.

Implementation requires a personal computer, a set of glasses and a trial frame.

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