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Why is compliance with occlusion therapy for amblyopia so hard? A qualitative study
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    A novel approach to patching

    Dear Editor,

    We were interested to read Dixon-Woods et al’s (1) work on patching and parental factors that affect compliance. A parent recently presented our eye clinic with her own novel approach to ensuring her five-year-old son with Langherhans cell histiocytosis X wore his patches (see figure 1). The child was seen as an outpatient at the local hospital for two years and had not achieved a visual acuity better...

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