Myopia Control

"No other profession has the depth of knowledge and experience to be on the forefront of myopia control than optometry." Dr. Christopher J. Quinn, O.D., AOA president-elect.

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Contributor:  Michael Hayashi, OD, FAAO


Contributor:  Michael Hayashi, OD, FAAO


Article submitted by Michael Hayashi, OD, FAAO:

Gifford, Kate.  Myopia Control with Contact Lenses in Practice.  July 2016



Articles submitted by Margie Recalde, OD, FAAO:

Cooper, J., Schulman, E., Jamal, N. Current Status on the Development and Treatment of Myopia. Optometry. 2012;83(5):179-199.​

Holden B, Sankaridurg P, Smith E, Aller T, Jong M, He.  Myopia, an underrated global challenge to vision:  where the current data takes us on myopia control.  Eye (Lord.). 2014 Feb; 28(2): 142-6.

Scheiman M, Gwiazda J, Zhang Q, Deng L, Fern K, Manny RE, Weissberg E, Hyman L; COMET Group.  

Longitudinal changes in corneal curvature and its relationship to axial length in the Correction of Myopia Evaluation Trial (COMET) cohort.  Journal of Optometry 2016 Jan-Mar;9(1):13-21.

Five-Year Clinical Trial on Atropine for the Treatment of Myopia 2 (ATOM 2 Study)​ 2015

The Longitudinal Orthokeratology Research in Children (LORIC) in Hong Kong: A Pilot Study on Refractive Changes and Myopic Control  2005

Multifocal Contact Lens Myopia Control 2013

CE Article (submitted by Margie Recalde, OD, FAAO)

Review of Optometry "Fitting Multifocal Contact Lenses for Myopia Control" Course ID#52287-CL.  Expires February 1, 2020.

California Optometric Association "Clinical Management of Progressive Myopia".  CE Expired but good review.