Bifocal Lenses in Nearsighted Kids (BLINK) Study & BLINK2 Study
To determine if soft bifocal contact lenses (typically used to help people over 40 see up close) slow the progression of nearsightedness (difficulty seeing far away).
- Children 7 to 11 years old
- Children who are nearsighted (myopic)
- Children in good general health
- National Eye Institute (NEI)
This project has been reviewed by the University of Houston Committee for the Protection of Human Subjects (713) 743-9204