Practice patterns to decrease myopia progression differ among paediatric ophthalmologists around the world

  title={Practice patterns to decrease myopia progression differ among paediatric ophthalmologists around the world},
  author={Ari Leshno and Sonal K. Farzavandi and Rosario G{\'o}mez-de-Lia{\~n}o and Derek T. Sprunger and Tamara Wygnanski-Jaffe and Eedy Mezer},
  journal={British Journal of Ophthalmology},
  pages={535 - 540}
Introduction Myopia is a worldwide epidemic. Plethora of treatments are offered to decrease myopia progression. In this study, we compared between different geographical areas worldwide the practice patterns used by paediatric ophthalmologists to decrease the progression of myopia. Methods Global responses to a questionnaire were analysed (n=794) for demographic variations. Pharmacological, optical and behavioural categories were defined as effective or ineffective based on the current… 
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