hyperope

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a person with hyperopia

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For myopes or low hypermetropes, it is best to choose the CD in the dominant eye and CN in the other, whilst for hypermetropes over +0.
The most appropriate treatment strategy for a 25 year old +2D hypermetrope who does not routinely wear spectacles is to reconsider surgery later in life once the patient has become more spectacle dependent
Which one of the following treatment strategies is most likely to be appropriate for a 25 year old +2D hypermetrope who does not routinely wear spectacles?
Monovision laser treatments can be considered for presbyopic myopes and low hypermetropes, where the non-dominant eye is deliberately under-corrected.
All hypermetropes should be dispensed with as small a lens blank size as possible, in order to help reduce the centre thickness and weight of the lenses.