International Journal of Advance Research in Nursing
2021, Vol. 4, Issue 2, Part B
A interventional study: Bates exercise on myopia
V Beautily and Lavanya
Aim: The present study aims to determine the effectiveness of bates exercise on myopia.
Methods and Materials: A one group pretest and posttest design was used for the present study. A total 60 samples were collected using non probability sampling technique and children with myopia were used as samples. The demographic data and visual acuity using snellen chart was collected from the samples, followed by that the pretest was conducted by using snellen chart. After a period of intervention with bates exercise. Post test was done by using same snellen chart to assess the level of visual acuity after the period of intervention.
Results: The results the study revealed that there is an significant improvement in post test level of visual acuity at the level of p<0.001 after the intervention among the children.
Conclusion: Thus, the present study proves that, the bates exercise are used as the effective remedies for the children with myopia, it is easily adaptable with no side effects.