An Active Approach to Treat Amblyopia: Perceptual Learning and Video Games
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01115283|
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : May 4, 2010
Last Update Posted : October 30, 2017
University of California, Berkeley
National Eye Institute (NEI)
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of California, Berkeley
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Recruitment Status :||Recruiting|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||May 2020|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||May 2020|
Publications of Results:
Li RW, Klein SA, Levi DM. Prolonged perceptual learning of positional acuity in adult amblyopia: perceptual template retuning dynamics. J Neurosci. 2008 Dec 24;28(52):14223-9. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.4271-08.2008.
Chung ST, Li RW, Levi DM. Identification of contrast-defined letters benefits from perceptual learning in adults with amblyopia. Vision Res. 2006 Oct;46(22):3853-61. Epub 2006 Aug 22.
Chung ST, Li RW, Levi DM. Learning to identify near-threshold luminance-defined and contrast-defined letters in observers with amblyopia. Vision Res. 2008 Dec;48(27):2739-50. doi: 10.1016/j.visres.2008.09.009. Epub 2008 Oct 18.
Li RW, Ngo CV, Levi DM. Relieving the attentional blink in the amblyopic brain with video games. Sci Rep. 2015 Feb 26;5:8483. doi: 10.1038/srep08483.
Chung ST, Li RW, Levi DM. Learning to identify near-acuity letters, either with or without flankers, results in improved letter size and spacing limits in adults with amblyopia. PLoS One. 2012;7(4):e35829. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0035829. Epub 2012 Apr 30.
Li RW, Ngo C, Nguyen J, Levi DM. Video-game play induces plasticity in the visual system of adults with amblyopia. PLoS Biol. 2011 Aug;9(8):e1001135. doi: 10.1371/journal.pbio.1001135. Epub 2011 Aug 30.
Li RW, Provost A, Levi DM. Extended perceptual learning results in substantial recovery of positional acuity and visual acuity in juvenile amblyopia. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2007 Nov;48(11):5046-51.
Li RW, Young KG, Hoenig P, Levi DM. Perceptual learning improves visual performance in juvenile amblyopia. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2005 Sep;46(9):3161-8.
Li RW, Levi DM. Characterizing the mechanisms of improvement for position discrimination in adult amblyopia. J Vis. 2004 Jun 1;4(6):476-87.
Levi DM, Li RW. Improving the performance of the amblyopic visual system. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci. 2009 Feb 12;364(1515):399-407. doi: 10.1098/rstb.2008.0203. Review.
Levi DM, Li RW. Perceptual learning as a potential treatment for amblyopia: a mini-review. Vision Res. 2009 Oct;49(21):2535-49. doi: 10.1016/j.visres.2009.02.010. Epub 2009 Feb 27. Review.
Bavelier D, Levi DM, Li RW, Dan Y, Hensch TK. Removing brakes on adult brain plasticity: from molecular to behavioral interventions. J Neurosci. 2010 Nov 10;30(45):14964-71. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.4812-10.2010. Review.
Chung ST, Kumar G, Li RW, Levi DM. Characteristics of fixational eye movements in amblyopia: Limitations on fixation stability and acuity? Vision Res. 2015 Sep;114:87-99. doi: 10.1016/j.visres.2015.01.016. Epub 2015 Feb 7.
Li RW, So K, Wu TH, Craven AP, Tran TT, Gustafson KM, Levi DM. Monocular blur alters the tuning characteristics of stereopsis for spatial frequency and size. R Soc Open Sci. 2016 Sep 21;3(9):160273. eCollection 2016 Sep.