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Research & Reviews  3,110 results

Whole exome sequencing of known eye genes reveals genetic causes for high myopia.
https://doi.org/10.1093/hmg/ddac113
Human Molecular Genetics; Haarman AEG, Thiadens AAHJ et. al.

May 15th, 2022 - High myopia (refractive error ≤ -6 diopters (D)) is a heterogeneous condition, and without clear accompanying features it can be difficult to pinpoint a genetic cause. This observational study aimed to evaluate the utility of whole exome sequencin...

The effect of 0.01% atropine and orthokeratology on ocular axial elongation for myopia ...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000029191
Medicine Yu Y, Liu J

May 14th, 2022 - This meta-analysis aimed to identify the therapeutic effect of 0.01% atropine with orthokeratology on ocular axial elongation for myopia children. We searched PubMed, Cochrane Library, and CBM databases from inception to July 1st, 2021. Meta-analy...

Clinical and Molecular Studies in Families With Inherited Eye Disease
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02771236

May 13th, 2022 - Objective: This project, Clinical and Molecular Studies in Families with Inherited Eye Disease will study inherited eye diseases, both Mendelian and complex age related inherited eye diseases, in families of many nationalities and ethnic backgroun...

High prevalence of myopia and low hyperopia reserve in 4411 Chinese primary school stud...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9092685
BMC Ophthalmology; Yue Y, Liu X et. al.

May 12th, 2022 - To investigate the prevalence of myopia in Chinese primary school students and their ocular biometrics including axial length (AL), corneal radius of curvature (CRC) and spherical equivalent refraction (SER). To analyze their association with pote...

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Guidelines  1 results

CooperVision Joins American Academy of Ophthalmology Initiative to Address Worldwide Myopia Epidemic
https://www.aao.org/newsroom/news-releases/detail/coopervision-joins-aao-addressing-myopia-epidemic
American Academy of Ophthalmology

Mar 22nd, 2021 - SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.—A recently announced initiative from the American Academy of Ophthalmology to protect children from the vision-threatening consequences of high myopia (nearsightedness) has attracted major financial support from CooperVision....

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Drugs  27 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  146 results

Clinical and Molecular Studies in Families With Inherited Eye Disease
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02771236

May 13th, 2022 - Objective: This project, Clinical and Molecular Studies in Families with Inherited Eye Disease will study inherited eye diseases, both Mendelian and complex age related inherited eye diseases, in families of many nationalities and ethnic backgroun...

A Study With Technolas® TENEO 317 Model 2 Excimer Laser to Treat Participants With Myopia or Myopic Astigmatism
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04111757

May 11th, 2022 - Technolas TENEO 317 Model 2 excimer laser is a scanning excimer laser that operates at 193 nm ultraviolet wavelength to photoablate corneal tissue in order to achieve a refractive change. It is planned to enroll and treat up to 334 participant eye...

The Effect of Treatment Zone Decentration on Axial Length Elongation After Orthokeratology
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05365373

May 9th, 2022 - Orthokeratology lens is an effective method for myopia control. This study aimed to investigate the effects of treatment zone decentration on axial length elongation in adolescents with orthokeratology lens in 1 year. Other factors that may affect...

Myopia Intervention in Children and Adolescents and Establishment of a Precise Intervention Model
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05357326

May 2nd, 2022 - Investigators are going to conduct a multi-centered randomized clinical trial that myopic children are randomly allocated into three groups: 0.01% atropine, 0.04% atropine and orthokeratology in order to evaluate the efficacy and side effects of ...

The Relationship of Relative Corneal Refractive Power Shift and Axial Length in Adolescents With Orthokeratology Lens
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05348369

Apr 27th, 2022 - Orthokeratology lens is an effective method for myopia control. This study aimed to investigate the relationship between the relative corneal refractive power shift and changes of axial length in adolescents with orthokeratology lens in 1 year. Ot...

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News  137 results

Contrast-Reducing Spectacles Could Slow Myopia
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/973390

May 4th, 2022 - DENVER ― Spectacles that reduce retinal contrast could slow the progression of myopia, the results of the CYPRESS clinical trial suggest. The eyes of children wearing the Diffusion Optics Technology (DOT) spectacles for 2 years did not change as m...

What Is Better-Tolerated After Cataract Surgery: Residual Hyperopia or Residual Myopia?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/971893

Apr 11th, 2022 - I was in the operating room the other day and one of my residents asked, "What is better tolerated after cataract surgery: residual hyperopia or residual myopia?" I quickly answered: "residual myopia!" She mentioned that she recently read a paper ...

First Drug-Eluting Contact Lens Wins FDA Nod
https://www.medpagetoday.com/allergyimmunology/allergy/97480

Mar 3rd, 2022 - A drug-eluting contact lens containing an antihistamine for people with allergic eye itch won approval from the FDA, Johnson & Johnson Vision Care announced. The daily disposable etafilcon A drug-eluting contact lens with ketotifen (Acuvue Theravi...

Specialized Spectacles Slow Myopia During Lockdown
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/966789

Jan 18th, 2022 - Specially designed spectacles can slow the progression of myopia, even during the lockdowns mandated by the COVID-19 pandemic, researchers say. Myopia progressed 46% more slowly in children prescribed defocus incorporated multiple segments (DIMS) ...

Aflibercept Matches Laser for Retinopathy of Prematurity
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/959131

Sep 21st, 2021 - Judging from short-term outcomes, aflibercept works at least as well as laser photocoagulation to treat retinopathy of prematurity (ROP), researchers say. Aflibercept cleared the ROP in slightly more patients than laser did, but the difference was...

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Patient Education  7 results see all →