PEDIATRICS AND STRABISMUS: Edited by Cynthia AlleyErgonomics in strabismus surgeryBonafede, Lucasa; Kazmierczak, Lisab; Siddicky, Safeer F.c; Gunton, Kammi B.aAuthor Information aDepartment of Pediatric Ophthalmology, Wills Eye Hospital, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA bFordham University, New York, New York cDepartment of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas, USA Correspondence to Kammi B. Gunton, MD, Department of Pediatric Ophthalmology, Wills Eye Hospital, Suite 1210, 840 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA. E-mail: [email protected] Current Opinion in Ophthalmology: September 2019 - Volume 30 - Issue 5 - p 331-336 doi: 10.1097/ICU.0000000000000594 Buy Metrics Abstract Purpose of review Although much has been written regarding ergonomics in ophthalmology, little information is available regarding the specific ergonomic concerns of pediatric ophthalmology and in particular, of strabismus surgery. This article will summarize current findings pertaining to musculoskeletal disorders in ophthalmology and review their implications for strabismus surgeons. Recent findings Optical motion capture is a promising alternative to older qualitative and quantitative methods for evaluating ergonomic posture. Recent studies support the need for training to reduce work-related musculoskeletal disorders. Copyright © 2019 Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.