Myopia is now being recognized as a significant global public health problem that will affect billions of people in the next decades, especially in Asia. Currently, pathologic myopia is already a major cause of visual impairment in both Asian and Western populations. As the prevalence of myopia and pathological myopia increases around the world, there is increasing need for active prevention of myopia progression and management of its potential complications.

The purpose of this book is to provide updates on current understanding of myopia, new methods of evaluation of the myopic eye, and a focus on clinical management of myopia and its complications. This book will provide a unique perspective from the current world experts on the subject, with a focus on clinical aspects of understanding, evaluation, and management of myopia.

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This book is an open access publication.
ISBN 978-981-13-8490-5
ISBN 978-981-13-8491-2 (eBook)
https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-8491-2

Editors

Marcus Ang
Singapore National Eye Center
Duke-NUS Medical School
National University of Singapore
Singapore

Tien Y. Wong
Singapore National Eye Center
Duke-NUS Medical School
National University of Singapore

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