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Epidemic of Pathologic Myopia : What Can Laboratory Studies and Epidemiology Tell Us?

Morgan, Ian; He, Mingguang; Rose, Kathryn A


Purpose: To systematically review epidemiologic and laboratory studies on the etiology of high myopia and its links to pathologic myopia. Methods: Regular Medline searches have been performed for the past 20 years, using "myopia" as the basic search term. The abstracts of all articles have been scrutinized for relevance, and where necessary, translations of articles in languages other than English were obtained. Results: Systematic review shows that there is an epidemic of myopia and high...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2017
Type: Journal article
Source: Retina: the Journal of Retinal and Vitreous diseases
DOI: 10.1097/IAE.0000000000001272


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