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Myopia

Atropine Cessation Leads to Rebound

Long-term treatment with any of three concentrations achieved a sustained effect in patients.
June 30, 2020

Study Makes Case For High-dose Atropine

Researchers believe it’s a good option when strict myopia control is needed.
June 29, 2020

Telltale Retinal Changes Precede Myopia Development

Predictive models may help identify the condition’s incidence and progression.
June 23, 2020

Research Questions Vitamin A’s Role in Myopia

New data suggests increased intake in childhood does little to stave off the condition in young adulthood.
June 19, 2020

Corneal and Lens Power Unchanged by Atropine

Measures remained stable with 0.5%, 0.025% and 0.01% concentrations.
June 18, 2020

SMILE, ICLs Both Help Correct High Myopia

However, lenticule extraction was linked to more unsatisfactory post-op visual outcomes.
June 8, 2020

Research Links Smartphone Usage with Myopia

Students used almost double the amount of data as those with normal vision.
June 5, 2020

Myopia Control May Prevent Retinal Detachment

Genetics reveals an association between refractive error and IOP in cases of the sight-threatening condition.
May 13, 2020

PSH Common in Myopic Young Adults

Study reveals the prevalence and clinical manifestations of peripapillary subretinal hemorrhage.
May 12, 2020

Ortho-K May Pose Ocular Surface Risks

Younger patients sustained negative effects depending on the length of use.
May 12, 2020