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Review Articles from PubMed

Review articles summarize what is currently known about a disease. They discuss research previously published by others. The terms "Blindness" returned 91 free, full-text review articles. First few results:
Structural and functional brain reorganisation due to blindness: The special case of bilateral congenital anophthalmia.
Last Updated: Jul 28, 2020

Investigating the changes in the brain that result from a loss of sensory input has provided significant insight into the considerable capacity of the brain to reorganise. One of the difficulties in studying sensory-deprived populations is that the time and extent of sensory loss ...

Acute blindness as a presenting sign of left atrial myxoma in a pediatric patient: A case report and literature review.
Last Updated: Oct 23, 2019

Central retinal artery occlusion (CRAO) due to cardiac myxoma primarily occurs in elderly individuals. Early detection and surgical resection of myxoma are extremely important because CRAO causes complete blindness in most cases. However, due to the extremely low incidence of CRAO ...

Cerebral/Cortical Visual Impairment: A Need to Reassess Current Definitions of Visual Impairment and Blindness.
Last Updated: Jun 03, 2020

Cerebral/cortical visual impairment (CVI) is characterized by higher order visual dysfunction caused by injury to the retrogeniculate visual pathways and brain structures which subserve visual processing. CVI has become the leading cause of significant vision loss in children in developed ...

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Editorials from PubMed

Editorial articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research. The terms "Blindness" returned 47 free, full-text editorial articles. First few results:
Preventing blindness and visual impairment in Europe: What do we have to do?
Last Updated: Apr 03, 2019

Severe visual impairment and blindness are significant public health problems worldwide. Four-fifths of cases of blindness can be prevented or cured. The World Health organisation's 'Universal Eye Health: A Global Action Plan 2014-2019' and the European Society of Ophthalmology's ...

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Research Articles from PubMed

Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research. The terms "Blindness" returned 1122 free, full-text research articles. First few results:
[Autism spectrum symptoms in children with congenital blindness].
Last Updated: Jul 14, 2020

Autism spectrum symptoms in children with congenital blindness Previous studies reported increased rates of autistic symptoms in children with impaired visual abilities (IV). However, the application of existing screening questionnaires for autism spectrum disorders (ASD) proved ...

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