Ametropia and Ocular Biometry in a U.K. University Student Population

@article{Logan2005AmetropiaAO,
  title={Ametropia and Ocular Biometry in a U.K. University Student Population},
  author={Nicola S. Logan and Leon N. Davies and Edward Ah Mallen and Bernard Gilmartin},
  journal={Optometry and Vision Science},
  year={2005},
  volume={82},
  pages={261-266}
}
Purpose. The prevalence of myopia is known to vary with age, ethnicity, level of education, and socioeconomic status, with a high prevalence reported in university students and in people from East Asian countries. This study determines the prevalence of ametropia in a mixed ethnicity U.K. university student population and compares associated ocular biometric measures. Methods. Refractive error and related ocular component data were collected on 373 first-year U.K. undergraduate students (mean… 
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