No difference in myopia progression found in young contact lens wearers, spectacle wearers

Bechtel, Bryan; Boyle, Erin L.; Hasson, Matt; Nale, Pat
January 2009
Ocular Surgery News;1/10/2009, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p17
Academic Journal
The article discusses research being done on the difference in axial length corneal curvature or myopia between children wearing soft contact lenses and children wearing spectacles. It references a study published in the 2008 issue of "Investigations in Ophthalmology and Visual Science." The researchers found that there was no difference in myopia progression in young contact lens wearers and spectacle wearers.


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