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A randomised controlled trial of written information: the effect on parental non-concordance with occlusion therapy
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    Complete amblyopia information for patients

    Dear Editor

    Dr Newsham's effort to inform parents of children with amblyopia about occlusion therapy is laudable but incomplete. Ethical considerations of informed consent require full disclosure of all aspect of the proposed treatment. In the current instance this compels inclusion of the following points:

    1. Occlusion therapy has never been scientifically validated with a randomized, controlled study.

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