How can I slow my myopia progression?

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  • How can I slow my myopia progression?

    Myopia management is the area of science dedicated to slowing down the progression of myopia in children and young adults. The following table is a compilation of the different systems and their effect rate.

    Type of vision correction Effect on slowing myopic progression
    Normal glasses and standard contact lenses 0-5%
    Progressive/bifocal lenses 12-55%
    Soft contact lenses (multifocal and EDOF) 29-45%
    Orthokeratology 32-100%
    Atropine 30-77%, reducing to 30% after cessation depending on the concentration