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Prevalence of myopia in Sherpa and Tibetan children in Nepal (1999)
Journal Article
Frith, M. J., Kinnear, R. F., Garner, L. F., Garner, L. F., Owens, H., Kinnear, R. F., & Frith, M. J. (1999). Prevalence of myopia in Sherpa and Tibetan children in Nepal. Optometry and Vision Science, 76(5), 282-285. https://doi.org/10.1097/00006324-199905000-00014

Background. Tibetan and Sherpa children living in Nepal share a common ancestry in Tibet and areas to the north of Nepal, but it is evident that these people experience widely contrasting educational and environmental conditions. The purpose of this... Read More about Prevalence of myopia in Sherpa and Tibetan children in Nepal.