Myopia

Known as: near vision, Near sighted, disorder myopia 
A refractive error in which rays of light entering the EYE parallel to the optic axis are brought to a focus in front of the RETINA when… (More)
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2016
Review
2016
Complications from pathologic myopia are a major cause of visual impairment and blindness, especially in east Asia. The eyes with… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
This paper develops a model of inefficient managerial behavior in the face of a rational stock market. In an effort to mislead… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Metal nanoshells are a class of nanoparticles with tunable optical resonances. In this article, an application of this technology… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
PURPOSE The purpose of the Correction of Myopia Evaluation Trial (COMET) was to evaluate the effect of progressive addition… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
PURPOSE To determine the relationship of nearwork and myopia in young elementary school-age children in Singapore. METHODS A… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE To determine the prevalence and risk factors of myopia in urban and rural Victoria, Australia. PARTICIPANTS AND… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
A retrospective study was conducted of 308 eyes with pathologic myopia obtained from 202 patients (23 surgical eyes; 285 post… (More)
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1987
Highly Cited
1987
Chicks deprived of form-vision in the lateral part of their visual fields become severely myopic largely because of elongation of… (More)
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1985
Highly Cited
1985
Myopia develops in macaque monkeys when their lids are surgically fused at birth and kept closed for one year. This experimental… (More)
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1977
Highly Cited
1977
THE aetiology of myopia has been studied mainly by investigating the distribution of refractive errors in human populations1. No… (More)
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