• Vol. 33 No. 4, 541–544
  • 15 July 2004

Re: Evidence for an “epidemic” of myopia



Download PDF

In the Annals January 2004 theme issue on Myopia, Park and Congdon have disputed the reality of the increases in prevalence of myopia in East Asia for several reasons. In particular, they criticise the 2 best documented sets of cohort data, from Taiwan and Singapore, on methodological grounds.

This article is available only as a PDF. Please click on “Download PDF” on top to view the full article.