Myopia control: An evidence based approach Recorded webinar

This lecture, originally delivered as a webinar, introduces myopia and explains the increasing prevalence of myopia in children in western countries. It reviews the prevalence and possible causes of myopia as a disease, looking at the increased risk of ocular pathology with increasing myopia.

Nick Dash introduces the concept of myopia control therapy and uses peer-reviewed research to highlight the relative successes and limitations of therapy using Soft and Ortho-K contact lenses, spectacle lenses, pharmaceutical products and lifestyle advice. 

The following leactures from this series are also available:

Ortho-K in Myopia Control

Soft Contact Lens Options in Myopia Control


CPD Points: 1

Visionstryt credits: 1

Expiry Date: 31/12/2019

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