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23 January 2017

Childhood refractive error in the 21st century: results from the NICER study

Summarises the findings of the Northern Ireland Childhood Errors of Refraction (NICER) study of the eyes and vision of children and young adults. Looks at the prevalence of refractive errors in school children and young adults in NI, understanding onset and progression of myopic refractive error in a population, risk factors associated with myopic refractive error and progression, and discussion of evidence-based guidelines for optometrists.

Children Myopia
23 January 2017

Northern Ireland Childhood Errors or Refraction (NICER) study

This project, part-funded by the College and undertaken by Ulster University, investigated refractive development in childhood and early adulthood.

Children Myopia
10 February 2016

Myopic baby case study

You can discuss this case study in practice as part of your CET. Key questions and sample answers are included.

Children Myopia
26 January 2016

Understanding myopic change: what makes NICER worth talking about?

What do the latest findings on myopia mean for your practice?

Children Myopia
20 January 2016

NICER study findings on myopia

New evidence on the growing problem of childhood myopia in the UK.

Children Myopia
18 August 2015

Myopia in practice: evidence for intervention

There is growing interest in myopia and myopia control within the optometry community. This article looks at the evidence for intervention.

10 May 2013

Myopia and international educational performance

The relationship between myopia, educational performance and engagement in after-school tutorial classes.

01 October 2008

Complete issue, OiP, Volume 9, Issue 4, 2008, various authors

Articles cover: The ageing eye; myopia; current concepts in AMD; and the ocular consequences of HIV-AIDS.

AMD Myopia