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Myopia

More Data Supports Low-dose Atropine for Myopia

Myopia progression decreased in study subjects by 34.2% at one year.
October 15, 2020

New Glasses Could Reduce Myopia Progression

Spectacles are designed to reduce contrast signaling in the retina to slow myopia progression.
October 13, 2020

Overminus Lenses Associated with Myopia Progression

Study found association in 51% of children who were already myopic.
October 12, 2020

New Modes of Glaucoma Detection in Myopic Preperimetric Eyes

Inferior ganglion cell complex and global loss volume are strong diagnostic parameters.
October 6, 2020

Early Intervention Reduces High Myopia in Adulthood

Risk substantially decreases with a delay in age at onset.
October 1, 2020

Myopia Not a Factor in DR Progression

Still, hyperopia was associated with a higher risk of disease progression.
September 28, 2020

Corneal Problems After Ortho-K Greater in High Myopes

Still, the incidence of a significant ocular issue was only 6.9%.
September 25, 2020

OCT Scans Aid GON Diagnosis

More than half of the time, the inner circle scan alone was sufficient.
September 11, 2020

High Myopes Have Different Anterior Eye Shape

The difference could impact contact lens fits, researchers suggest.
September 1, 2020

Carbs Implicated in Myopia Risk

Refined starches and sugars may increase myopia in young girls, but not boys.
August 27, 2020