Existing evidence has failed to convince doctors to uniformly embrace treatments for myopic progression control.
Does planning extra time outdoors during the school day help?
It has been said that nearly one-third to one-half fail to comply with general medical advice and prescriptions.
A summary of the LAMP Study results
Axial elongation rate is faster in younger children undergoing ortho-k treatment.
When should one start atropine treatment for myopes?
There are a range of interventions that can reduce myopia progression.
What are they and how do they work?
A recent meta-analysis looked at the effects of increased outdoor time.
Implicit in deciding when to initiate myopia management is monitoring pre-myopic patients who are at risk of developing myopia.
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The exact role of genetic versus environmental components remains far from settled.
Judith Stern, BOptom, and Michael Morton, BOptom, MPH, from the Brien Holden Vision Institute, define the pressing need to address the global...
Discussion with Judith Stern, BOptom, and Michael Morton, BOptom, of the Brien Holden Vision Institute, Part 3. Moderated by Roger Mummert, Jobson...
Discussion with Judith Stern, BOptom, and Michael Morton, BOptom, of the Brien Holden Vision Institute, Part 1. Moderated by Roger Mummert, Jobson...
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Myopia affects one in six of the world’s population.
According to current estimates, there are 1950 million myopes and 277 million high myopes globally. Both genetics and environmental factors are the...
Research has uncovered some characteristics of people at greater risk.
Myopia may be pervasive, but so are efforts to spread awareness and inform ways to reduce progression. Resources abound.
Moving forward, ECPs must better understand the risk factors associated with myopia onset and progression.
The answer comes from articles written by leaders in myopia care.
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Uncorrected myopia as well as high myopia resulting in complications such as myopic macular degeneration (MMD) can potentially result in lost productivity....
If the trends continue, myopia could become the leading cause of blindness worldwide by 2050.