Short sightedness in children is rapidly rising as children spend more time doing “near work” activities such as mobile devices and less time outside.

In myopic children the normal growth cycle of the eye is disturbed. This study will test whether low doses of Atropine (the eye drops put into the eye during eye examinations to open the pupil) can shift the growth cycle of the eye back to normal.  


Dr Sally McFadden, Dr Catherine Dunlop 

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