Lecture with discussion workshop: Myopia - pathways to therapy
A number of interventions to slow the progression of myopia are currently being used in clinical trials and front-line clinical practice, including optical options and pharmacological preparations. This lecture with discussion will cover the research background which underpins the current developments in myopia management strategies. The session will also discuss the relative efficacy of myopia management interventions, and will set the scene for the many remaining research questions in this very interesting field of clinical work.
Practitioners will be able to advise patients about the implications of myopia and strategies to slow progression
Practitioners will be aware of interventions to slow myopia progression and current work in the field.