1. Jan 15, 2021

    Pandemic lockdown may be linked with myopic shift for children

    A significant myopic shift was found in children between the ages of 6 and 8 years possible associated with home confinement during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a study in JAMA Ophthalmology.

    To investigate refractive changes and prevalence of myopia in children during the COVID-19 lockdown, a p…

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Conference Roundup

  1. Jan 15, 2021

Among all ophthalmic meetings, there is one that stands out

Welcome to the Ophthalmic Project—a series of blogs and podcasts written and produced by Mark L. Dlugoss, senior contributing editor. The Ophthalmic Project will address trends, events, and observations in the world of ophthalmology. Dlugoss has about 25 years of experience…

Journal Scan

  1. Jan 15, 2021

Pandemic lockdown may be linked with myopic shift for children

A significant myopic shift was found in children between the ages of 6 and 8 years possible associated with home confinement during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a study in JAMA Ophthalmology.

To…