The economics of myopia

Marcus C C Lim, Kevin Frick

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Abstract

The economics of myopia is not well elucidated. Economic evaluation can take several forms. This chapter gives an overview of myopia economics and provides a walkthrough for the calculation of the burden of disease related to worldwide myopia. Directions for further research are suggested.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationMyopia: Animal Models to Clinical Trials
PublisherWorld Scientific Publishing Co.
Pages92-110
Number of pages19
ISBN (Print)9789812832986, 9812832971, 9789812832979
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2010

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Lim, M. C. C., & Frick, K. (2010). The economics of myopia. In Myopia: Animal Models to Clinical Trials (pp. 92-110). World Scientific Publishing Co.. https://doi.org/10.1142/9789812832986_0004