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435 Research Papers
Screening for refractive error among primary school children in Bayelsa state, Nigeria New

Published in 2013 Key Highlights: This study aims to screen for refractive error among primary school children in Bayelsa State and use the data to plan for school Eye Health Program. A cross sectional study on screening for refractive error in school children was carried out in Yenagoa Local Government Area of Bayelsa State in […]

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Refractive error study in young subjects: results from a rural area in Paraguay New

Published in 2017 Key Highlights: The aim of this study is to evaluate the distribution of refractive error in young subjects in a rural area of Paraguay in the context of an international cooperation campaign for the prevention of blindness. A sample of 1466 young subjects (ranging from 3 to 22 years old), were examined to […]

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Potential Lost Productivity Resulting from the Global Burden of Myopia: Systematic Review, Meta-analysis, and Modeling New

Published in 2019 Key Highlights: This study estimated the potential global economic productivity loss resulting from vision impairment (VI) and blindness as a result of uncorrected myopia and myopic macular degeneration (MMD) in 2015. The objective is understanding the economic burden of VI associated with myopia is critical to addressing myopia as an increasingly prevalent […]

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A Literature Review of Refractive Error and Its Potential Effect on Reading Attainment in the Early Years of School New

Published in 2013 Key Highlights: This paper is a review of the literature surrounding the potential impact of undiagnosed and untreated refractive vision problems on reading development in the early years of primary school. Despite pre-school screening programmes, it is still possible for children to enter school with undiagnosed or uncorrected refractive vision problems. This […]

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The Potential Impact of Undiagnosed Vision Impairment on Reading Development in the Early Years of School New

Published in 2014 Key Highlights: This article presents a critical review of the literature surrounding the potential impact of undiagnosed and untreated vision impairment on reading development in the early years of primary school. Despite pre-school screening programmes, it is still possible for children to enter school with undiagnosed, uncorrected vision impairments. This can be due […]

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