Diving in to slow the myopia tsunami

Sunday 11 March 09:30 - 10:45

With optometry media abuzz with talk of a myopia epidemic, and companies gearing up to provide myopia management solutions, there is mounting pressure for optometrists to stem what has been described as a myopia tsunami. In this session you will learn the types and efficacy of myopia management options available to you, the ethical and safety considerations on their use, and how to monitor clinical outcomes to ensure your patient is on the right track. Dive in now or get left behind!

Learning objectives
1. Understanding of current options, efficacy of myopia control treatments, who to target.
2. Understanding of safety, on and off label use considerations.
3. Appreciation of myopia management markers in practice, based on the scientific literature.

Hand-outs Paul Gifford