Refractive errors

Refractive errors are disorders of the eye that prevent images from being properly focused on the retina, which results in blurry vision. Refractive errors include to myopia, hyperopia and astigmatism.  

Refractive errors explained in first person

Professionals and patients explain how you live with the disease
The use of proper lighting is very important. Do eye hygiene exercises, for example. It is important that children have access to daily outdoor activities.

Substantiated information by:

Jorge Peraza Nieves
Mireia Hereu

Published: 21 October 2020
Updated: 21 October 2020

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