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Hyperopia

Known as: Long-sightedness, farsighted, Hyperopia [Disease/Finding] 
A refractive error in which rays of light entering the eye parallel to the optic axis are brought to a focus behind the retina, as a result of the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
PURPOSE To determine whether a novel optical treatment using contact lenses to reduce relative peripheral hyperopia can slow the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Humans can vividly imagine possible future events. This faculty, episodic prospection, allows the simulation of distant outcomes… Expand
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Review
2010
Review
2010
The choroid of the eye is primarily a vascular structure supplying the outer retina. It has several unusual features: It contains… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
World food crises are relatively rare events, occurring roughly three times a century. But they also tend to be regular events… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
This article proposes that supposedly farsighted (hyperopic) choices of virtue over vice evoke increasing regret over time. We… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Nanophthalmos is a rare disorder of eye development characterized by extreme hyperopia (farsightedness), with refractive error in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Background: Vision screening addresses the visual impairments that impact on child development. Tests of long-sightedness are not… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
  • Ernesto Carafoli
  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences…
  • 2002
  • Corpus ID: 30262726
An experiment performed in London nearly 120 years ago, which by today's standards would be considered unacceptably sloppy… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
PURPOSE To determine the epidemiology of refractive errors in an adult Chinese population in Singapore. METHODS A… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Leber's congenital amaurosis (LCA, MIM 2040001), the earliest and most severe form of inherited retinopathy, accounts for at… Expand
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