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Uncorrected refractive error in Singapore teenagers
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    Overestimation of uncorrected refractive error in Singapore teenagers
    • Michael S Lee, Ophthalmologist
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      • Andrew R Harrison

    Dear Editor:

    We read with interest the recent article by Ho and colleagues [1]. The authors present a study of teenagers who underwent visual acuity testing, noncycloplegic autorefraction, and habitual refraction. The authors define myopia as a spherical equivalent (SE) of at least -1.00 diopters (D).

    It has been reported that autorefraction (AR) can overestimate myopia in noncycloplegic pediatric pati...

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