The prevalence rates of refractive errors among children, adolescents, and adults in Germany.
- ISSN: 1177-5467
- PubMed: 19668760
The prevalence rates of myopia vary between 5% in Australian Aborigines to 84% in Hong Kong and Taiwan, 30% in Norwegian adults, and 49.5% in Swedish schoolchildren. The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of refractive errors in German children, adolescents, and adults.