Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Chee Wai Wong, Noel Brennan, Marcus Ang
    Pages 1-26 Open Access
  3. Saiko Matsumura, Cheng Ching-Yu, Seang-Mei Saw
    Pages 27-51 Open Access
  4. Sharon Yu Lin Chua, Paul J. Foster
    Pages 53-63 Open Access
  5. Ranjay Chakraborty, Scott A. Read, Stephen J. Vincent
    Pages 65-94 Open Access
  6. Milly S. Tedja, Annechien E. G. Haarman, Magda A. Meester-Smoor, Virginie J. M. Verhoeven, Caroline C. W. Klaver, Stuart MacGregor
    Pages 95-132 Open Access
  7. Ian G. Morgan, Amanda N. French, Kathryn A. Rose
    Pages 133-170 Open Access
  8. Mingguang He, Yanxian Chen, Yin Hu
    Pages 171-186 Open Access
  9. Audrey Chia, Su Ann Tay
    Pages 187-200 Open Access
  10. Kyoko Ohno-Matsui, Jost B. Jonas
    Pages 201-218 Open Access
  11. Quan V. Hoang, Jacqueline Chua, Marcus Ang, Leopold Schmetterer
    Pages 219-239 Open Access
  12. Jost B. Jonas, Songhomitra Panda-Jonas, Kyoko Ohno-Matsui
    Pages 241-255 Open Access
  13. Jerry K. H. Lok, Raymond L. M. Wong, Lawrence P. L. Iu, Ian Y. H. Wong
    Pages 257-269 Open Access
  14. Shaun Sim, Chee Wai Wong, Gemmy C. M. Cheung
    Pages 271-288 Open Access
  15. Wing Chung Tang, Myra Leung, Angel C. K. Wong, Chi-ho To, Carly S. Y. Lam
    Pages 289-305 Open Access

About this book


This open access book discusses basic clinical concepts of myopia, prevention of progression and surgical treatments for myopia and pathological myopia. It also summarises the latest evidence and best practices for managing myopia, high myopia and its complications. Written by leading experts, the book addresses clinical diagnosis and interpretation of imaging modalities, and various complications of myopia such as glaucoma, choroidal neovascularization, retinal degeneration and cataracts. It is a valuable comprehensive resource for general and sub-specialist ophthalmologists as well as residents and ophthalmologists in training. 


Open Access Clinical concepts of myopia Complications of myopia Myopia in children and adults Imaging in myopia Pathological myopia

Editors and affiliations

  • Marcus Ang
    • 1
  • Tien Y. Wong
    • 2
  1. 1.Singapore National Eye CenterDuke-NUS Medical School, National University of SingaporeSingapore
  2. 2.Singapore National Eye CenterDuke-NUS Medical School, National University of SingaporeSingapore

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2020
  • License CC BY
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-981-13-8490-5
  • Online ISBN 978-981-13-8491-2
  • Buy this book on publisher's site