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A comparison of measures of reading and intelligence as risk factors for the development of myopia in a UK cohort of children
  1. C Williams1,
  2. L L Miller2,
  3. G Gazzard3,
  4. S M Saw4
  1. 1
    Centre for Child and Adolescent Health, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
  2. 2
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
  3. 3
    Institute of Ophthalmology, London, UK
  4. 4
    Department of Community, Occupational and Family Medicine National University of Singapore, Singapore
  1. Dr C Williams, Bristol Eye Hospital, Lower Maudlin Street, Bristol BS1 2LX, UK; cathy.williams{at}bristol.ac.uk

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  • Funding: This research was specifically funded by the South West Regional Health Authority (Research and Development Directorate).

  • Competing interests: None.

  • Ethics approval: Ethical approval for the study was obtained from the ALSPAC Law and Ethics Committee and the Local Research Ethics Committees.

  • Patient consent: Written consent was obtained from the mothers at recruitment.

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Footnotes

  • Funding: This research was specifically funded by the South West Regional Health Authority (Research and Development Directorate).

  • Competing interests: None.

  • Ethics approval: Ethical approval for the study was obtained from the ALSPAC Law and Ethics Committee and the Local Research Ethics Committees.

  • Patient consent: Written consent was obtained from the mothers at recruitment.

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