Myopia – A 21st century public health issue

Serge Resnikoff, Jost B. Jonas, David Friedman, Mingguage He, Monica Jong, Jason J. Nichols, Kyoko Ohno-Matsui, Earl L. Smith, Christine F. Wildsoet, Hugh R. Taylor, James S. Wolffsohn, Tien Y. Wong

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)Mi-Mii
JournalInvestigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science
Issue number3
StatePublished - Feb 2019


  • Burden
  • Clinical guidelines
  • Definition
  • Interventions
  • Myopia
  • Myopic macular degeneration
  • Myopic progression
  • Prevalence
  • Refractive error

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ophthalmology
  • Sensory Systems
  • Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience

Cite this

Resnikoff, S., Jonas, J. B., Friedman, D., He, M., Jong, M., Nichols, J. J., Ohno-Matsui, K., Smith, E. L., Wildsoet, C. F., Taylor, H. R., Wolffsohn, J. S., & Wong, T. Y. (2019). Myopia – A 21st century public health issue. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 60(3), Mi-Mii.