Solution: myopia control interventions

 

Summary

The latest evidence on interventions to manage myopia, compiled by global experts in the myopia control field, is now available in a special feature in the latest edition of the journal Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science.

The ‘Interventions for Myopia Onset and Progression’ report, presents clinically relevant data on the different optical (spectacles, contact lenses, orthokeratology), pharmacological (atropine), environmental (behavioural) and surgical strategies for preventing the onset or slowing the progression of myopia. It is part of a series of papers produced by collaborators in the International Myopia Institute, all published in the special edition of IOVS.

All reports are open access publications and can be freely accessed here: https://iovs.arvojournals.org/issues.aspx?issueid=937872#issueid=937872


Reference

Christine F. Wildsoet, Audrey Chia, Pauline Cho, Jeremy A. Guggenheim, Jan Roelof Polling, Scott Read, Padmaja Sankaridurg, Seang-Mei Saw, Klaus Trier, Jeffrey J. Walline, Pei-Chang Wu, James S. Wolffsohn; IMI – Interventions for Controlling Myopia Onset and Progression Report. Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. 2019;60(3):M106-M131. doi: 10.1167/iovs.18-25958.

Date

01 May 2019

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