Myopia

@article{Morgan2012Myopia,
  title={Myopia},
  author={I. Morgan and K. Ohno‐Matsui and S. Saw},
  journal={The Lancet},
  year={2012},
  volume={379},
  pages={1739-1748}
}
Myopia has emerged as a major health issue in east Asia, because of its increasingly high prevalence in the past few decades (now 80-90% in school-leavers), and because of the sight-threatening pathologies associated with high myopia, which now affects 10-20% of those completing secondary schooling in this part of the world. Similar, but less marked, changes are occurring in other parts of the world. The higher prevalence of myopia in east Asian cities seems to be associated with increasing… Expand
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Observational Clinical Trial
Myopia is a common cause of vision loss, being particularly prevalent in children in East and Southeast Asia. The investigators will assess prevalence and incidence of myopia, identify… Expand
ConditionsMyopia
InterventionDevice, Diagnostic Test
Interventional Clinical Trial
This study aims to compare effects in retardation of myopia progression of combined ortho-k and 0.01% atropine therapy with those of ortho-k alone.Myopia control methods mainly focus on… Expand
ConditionsMyopia
InterventionDevice, Drug
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Association of Myopia in Elementary School Students in Jiaojiang District, Taizhou City, China
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A shell model of eye growth and elasticity
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The Underestimated Role of Refractive Error (Hyperopia, Myopia, and Astigmatism) and Strabismus in Children With ADHD
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Myopia prevention, near work, and visual acuity of college students: integrating the theory of planned behavior and self-determination theory
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Automatic Detection Of Pathological Myopia And High Myopia On Fundus Images
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Cerebral Blood Flow Alterations in High Myopia: An Arterial Spin Labeling Study
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Comparative Study of the Effects of 1% Atropine on the Anterior Segment
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Self-Supervised Feature Learning via Exploiting Multi-Modal Data for Retinal Disease Diagnosis
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