Vision is like a complex structure or sculpture, the essence of which cannot be captured in a single snapshot; as we approach it from diff..
Acuity, contrast sensitivity and visual field are three important aspects of our vision. Understanding them and some of the problems that are associated with them can lead you to potential solutions to vision problems.
There are many vision-enhancing devices and aids available to you as well as techniques for optimizing your vision. And there are professional services available that can equip you with skills and strategies to help you stay active, safe and independent.
If you are experiencing vision loss, there are techniques and technological aids that can help you optimize your vision, as well as a rich array of resources for those dealing with vision loss.
It’s never too early to consider professional low vision assessment and rehabilitation. There are professionals who can teach you how to best adjust to your vision loss, maximize what you have, learn strategies and utilize new technologies.
Your role in a low vision assessment is not passive.To get the most out of the examination, spend some time assessing your current abiliti..
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Visual acuity tests the eye’s greatest power of resolution whereas visual field testing measures the peripheral sensitivity.
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Contrast is the difference in brightness that separates an object from its background. It is the difference in brightness and/or color tha..
The acuity— the sharpness — of vision denotes the ability to recognize small details.
The center of gaze — where we are looking — is th..