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Harris, Christopher, Timms, Christine, Stiff, Blanche, Taylor, David. Plymouth, UK: The Nystagmus Network , 2010. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FH 100.5 HAR 2010
This book is written mainly for parents of children with early-onset nystagmus, or "congenital" nystagmus. Using a question-and-answer format, it addresses the questions most asked by parents.
Title
Early-Onset Nystagmus
Subtitle
A parents' guide
Author
Harris, Christopher
Timms, Christine
Stiff, Blanche
Taylor, David
Corporate Author
Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, NHS Trust, London
Place
Plymouth, UK
Publisher
The Nystagmus Network
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
Softcover: 42 p.
Topics
Eye/Eye Diseases-Children
Abstract
This book is written mainly for parents of children with early-onset nystagmus, or "congenital" nystagmus. Using a question-and-answer format, it addresses the questions most asked by parents.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FH 100.5 HAR 2010
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

Maya's special eye: Microphthalmia

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113706

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/Maya's%20Special%20Eye_2015_Dec.pdf

Department of Pediatric Ophthalmology. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2015. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print the pamphlet.
Title
Maya's special eye: Microphthalmia
Corporate Author
Department of Pediatric Ophthalmology
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2015
Physical Description
PDF file; 15 p.
Topics
Ophthalmologist
Eye/Eye Diseases-Children
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/Maya's%20Special%20Eye_2015_Dec.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print the pamphlet.
Audience
Patient or Public

Navigating nystagmus with your doctor: What you need to know, plus how to plan for surgery

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112189
Glaser, Edie A. Whittier, California: Vidi Press , 2008. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FH 100.5 GLA 2008
This book is a comprehensive guide for the Nystagmus patient and for those who care for them. It will help readers understand: ; -The many forms of nystagmus ; -What causes nystagmus ; -How to get a proper diagnosis ; -How nystagmus affects vision ; -The many treatment options, including optical ai…
Title
Navigating nystagmus with your doctor: What you need to know, plus how to plan for surgery
Author
Glaser, Edie A.
Place
Whittier, California
Publisher
Vidi Press
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
Softcover: 134 p.
Topics
Eye/Eye Diseases-Children
Abstract
This book is a comprehensive guide for the Nystagmus patient and for those who care for them. It will help readers understand:
-The many forms of nystagmus
-What causes nystagmus
-How to get a proper diagnosis
-How nystagmus affects vision
-The many treatment options, including optical aids, vision therapy, drugs, and surgeries, and a review of the tenotomy procedure
-How to plan for surgery
ISBN
9781934561164
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FH 100.5 GLA 2008
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Amblyopia: Treat “lazy eye” in early childhood

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111411

http://www.eyesite.ca/english/public-information/eye-conditions/pdfs/Amblyopia_e.pdf

Canadian Ophthalmological Society. Ottawa, ON: Canadian Ophthalmological Society , 2007. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
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Describes amblyiopia ("lazy eyes") in children, its causes and treatment options.
Title
Amblyopia: Treat “lazy eye” in early childhood
Author
Canadian Ophthalmological Society
Place
Ottawa, ON
Publisher
Canadian Ophthalmological Society
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
1 PDF: 3 pages
Topics
Amblyopia
Eye/Eye Diseases-Children
Abstract
Describes amblyiopia ("lazy eyes") in children, its causes and treatment options.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.eyesite.ca/english/public-information/eye-conditions/pdfs/Amblyopia_e.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view
Audience
Patient or Public

All children have different eyes: Learn to play and make friends

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112176
Glaser, Edie A., Burgio, Maria, Paraschiv, Doina (ill.). Whittier, California: Vidi Press , 2007. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FH 100.5 GLA 2007
This illustrated storybook models for children with visual impairment how to confidently and competently play and make friends, even while facing difficult social challenges. This book includes over 20 examples and 18 activities that transform the engaging stories into an interactive workbook.
Title
All children have different eyes: Learn to play and make friends
Subtitle
Starring Tommy with nystagmus and Wendy with strabismus
Author
Glaser, Edie A.
Burgio, Maria
Paraschiv, Doina (ill.)
Place
Whittier, California
Publisher
Vidi Press
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
Hardcover: 46 p.
Topics
Eye/Eye Diseases-Children
Social Skills
Abstract
This illustrated storybook models for children with visual impairment how to confidently and competently play and make friends, even while facing difficult social challenges. This book includes over 20 examples and 18 activities that transform the engaging stories into an interactive workbook.
ISBN
9781934561157
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FH 100.5 GLA 2007
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/OurStory.pdf

Department of Pediatric Ophthalmology. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2014. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
This booklet tells the true story of Juan and his experience with unilateral congenital cataract. Juan and his mom, Sandra, share their journey of finding out about his diagnosis and their experience of the hospital, treatment and caring for him. It ends with a happy look at how Juan is doing now.
Title
Our story: Unilateral cataract
Corporate Author
Department of Pediatric Ophthalmology
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
PDF file: 31 p.
Topics
Cataract
Eye/Eye Diseases-Children
Eye/Eye Diseases . Ophthalmology
Eye Surgery. Ophthalmic Surgery
Abstract
This booklet tells the true story of Juan and his experience with unilateral congenital cataract. Juan and his mom, Sandra, share their journey of finding out about his diagnosis and their experience of the hospital, treatment and caring for him. It ends with a happy look at how Juan is doing now.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/OurStory.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public

Neuromyelitis optica (NMO): What you need to know

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112353
Guthy-Jackson Charitable Foundation. The Guthy-Jackson Charitable Foundation , 2012. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 100 GUT 2012
Neuromyelitis optica (NMO) is an uncommon disease syndrome of the central nervous system (CNS) that affects the optic nerves and spinal cord. This guide aims to support you on your journey with NMO (Neuromyelitis Optica). It provides information to NMO patients, caregivers, family and friends while…
Title
Neuromyelitis optica (NMO): What you need to know
Subtitle
A guide for patients, their families and caregivers
Corporate Author
Guthy-Jackson Charitable Foundation
Publisher
The Guthy-Jackson Charitable Foundation
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
Softcover: 209 p.
Topics
Nervous System/Nervous System Diseases-Children
Eye/Eye Diseases . Ophthalmology
Eye/Eye Diseases-Children
Nervous System-Directories. Resource Guides
Abstract
Neuromyelitis optica (NMO) is an uncommon disease syndrome of the central nervous system (CNS) that affects the optic nerves and spinal cord. This guide aims to support you on your journey with NMO (Neuromyelitis Optica). It provides information to NMO patients, caregivers, family and friends while addressing the unique challenges of living with an uncommon disease.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 100 GUT 2012
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

My fake eye: The story of my prosthesis

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110118
Chernus-Mansfield, Nancy, Horn, Marilyn, Chernus, Ken (photographs). Los Angeles, CA: Institute for Families of Blind Children , 1991. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FH 100.5 CHE 2001
Full color photographs and a clear, calm, matter-of-fact presentation make this book a very useful and comforting tool for the child, parents and siblings of children who have had or will be having an eye enucleated.
Title
My fake eye: The story of my prosthesis
Author
Chernus-Mansfield, Nancy
Horn, Marilyn
Chernus, Ken (photographs)
Place
Los Angeles, CA
Publisher
Institute for Families of Blind Children
Year Published
1991
Physical Description
Paperback, 23 p. : ill.
Topics
Eye/Eye Diseases-Children
Eye Surgery. Ophthalmic Surgery
Abstract
Full color photographs and a clear, calm, matter-of-fact presentation make this book a very useful and comforting tool for the child, parents and siblings of children who have had or will be having an eye enucleated.
Notes
See SHERC for additional copies.
ISBN
0963011804
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
JUNIOR FH 100.5 CHE 2001
Copy 7 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 8 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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