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… (More)
National Institutes of Health

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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Results from the operant laboratory suggest that short-term benefits guide animal feeding decisions. These results appear to… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVE The study aimed to determine the prevalence, causes, and associations with amblyopia in a defined older population… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
It is known that when hyperopic or myopic defocus is imposed on chick eyes by spectacle lenses, they rapidly compensate, becoming… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
In this study we report on the effects of constant light (CL) on the refractive development and ocular morphology of White… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Myopia and hyperopia have been produced in chicks by applying specially designed convex and concave soft contact lenses to the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1970
Highly Cited
1970
Retinoscopy was performed on animals with different sized eyes, all of whom appeared hypermetropic. The data were well fitted by… (More)
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