Publications & Articles 



Audrey Chia, Qing-Shu Lu, Donald Tan. (2015) Five-Year Clinical Trial on Atropine for the Treatment of Myopia 2. (ABSTRACT) Ophthalmology Published Online August 11, 2015. Accessed 8/30/2015; doi: org/10.1016/j.ophtha.2015.07.004


Commentary by Jeffrey Cooper: Practice Update. Eye Care. Expert Comment. August 25, 2015. "This study completes a series of clinical trials demonstrating the efficacy of atropine in slowing the progression of myopia and makes a strong case for clinical use of atropine in young patients."


Loh KL, Lu Q, Tan D, Chia A. Risk factors for progressive myopia in the atropine therapy for myopia study. Am J Ophthalmol 215 May: 159(5):945-9. Doi: 10.1016/j.ajo.2015. 01.029. Epub 2015 Jan 30


Chia A, Chua WH, Wen L, Fong A, Goon YY, Tan D. Atropine for the treatment of childhood myopia: changes after stopping atropine 0.01%, 0.1% and 0.5%. Am J Ophthalmol. 2014 Feb;157(2):451-457.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.ajo.2013.09.020


Y-T Fang, Y-J Chou, C Pu, P-J Lin, T-L Liu, N Huang and P Chou. (2013) Prescription of atropine eye drops among children diagnosed with myopia in Taiwan from 2000 to 2007: a nationwide study.(ABSTRACT) Eye 4 January 2013 doi:10.1038/eye.2012.279


Chia A, Chua WH, Cheung YB, Wong WL, Lingham A, Fong A, Tan D. Atropine for the treatment of childhood myopia: safety and efficacy of 0.5%, 0.1%, and 0.01% doses (Atropine for the Treatment of Myopia 2). Ophthalmology. 2012 Feb;119(2):347-54. doi: 10.1016/j.ophtha.2011.07.031


Tong L, Huang XL, Koh AL, Zhang X, Tan DT, Chua WH. Atropine for the treatment of childhood myopia: effect on myopia progression after cessation of atropine. Ophthalmology. 2009 Mar;116(3):572-9. doi: 10.1016/j.ophtha.2008.10.020. Epub 2009 Jan 22.