Patient Information Sheets
The American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus (AAPOS) has detailed patient information sheets on a comprehensive list of paediatric eye conditions. Click on this link and look for the relevant term or condition by alphabetical order.
Some additional useful links If you/your child has a vision impairment.
www.ridbc.org.au – Royal Institute for Deaf and Blind Children
www.visionaustralia.org.au – Vision Australia (previously known as the Royal Blind Society) offers assistance to children and adults with vision impairment.
Online Patch Suppliers (for amblyopia management)
www.eyepatch.com.au – stick on (skin) patches
www.kidseyegear.com.au - stick on and cloth patches for glasses
www.patchpizazz.com - cloth patches
www.patchmate.com.au – cloth patches
www.patchmykid.com.au – cloth patches
www.brightstarseyepatches.com.au - cloth patches
Useful Website/App for Patching Support
www.patchingpirate.com - a great app developed by a local Brisbane orthoptist