diopters

Known as: Diopter, [diop], dioptre 
A unit of measurement of the optical power of a curved mirror or lens represented by the inverse of the focal length in meters.
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1938-2017
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
PURPOSE To measure macular choroidal thickness (CT) in highly myopic eyes using enhanced depth imaging optical coherence… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
PURPOSE To prove the long-term dampening effect of riboflavin- and ultraviolet-A-induced collagen crosslinking on progressive… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVE To assess the relationship of near, midworking distance, and outdoor activities with prevalence of myopia in school… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
PURPOSE Myopia is a common ocular disorder, and progression of myopia in children is of increasing concern. Modern overnight… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
PURPOSE To compare outcomes of microincision cataract surgery (MICS) with coaxial phacoemulsification. DESIGN Prospective… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
PURPOSE To describe the distribution of visual acuity and causes of visual loss in a representative sample of Australian… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
PURPOSE In animal eyes, a significant increase in corneal biomechanical stiffness has been found after collagen crosslinking by… (More)
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2000
2000
PURPOSE To study 13 eyes with less than -4.0 to -7.0 diopters of myopia that developed central or inferior keratectasia after… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
1. To study the relationship between accommodation under natural viewing conditions, age and refractive errors, we have measured… (More)
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
Chicks whose vision was restricted to the frontal visual field became extremely myopic (mean, -10 diopters; maximum, -24 diopters… (More)
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