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Vision

Contrast Sensitivity Helps Predict Crash Risk in Elderly

The association may help us understand the visual system’s ability to process the roadway environment.
February 13, 2020

VF Damage Impairs Contrast Sensitivity

This measurement provided additional information on central visual function in glaucoma patients.
January 31, 2020

Chronic Kidney Disease Linked with Vision Impairment

Findings suggest that these patients are more likely to have ocular issues.
January 20, 2020

Squinting Boosts Vision for Astigmats

Research reveals mechanics behind pseudoaccommodation for against-the-rule astigmatism.
January 14, 2020

Keep Low Vision Care Close to Home

New tinted lenses reduce glare from age-related conditions, manufacturer says.
January 10, 2020

TED Causes Distinct VF Defect Patterns

Inferior scotomas were most common.
December 27, 2019

Visual Field Fluctuation Predictors Revealed

Novel findings included Asian descent, cataract surgery and faster visual field loss.
December 19, 2019

Night-driving Questionnaire Matches Performance

A patient’s ability to navigate the roads in the dark can be assessed without getting behind the wheel.
December 10, 2019

When Fungal Keratitis Leads to Vision Loss

Irregular astigmatism and scar density top the list of factors associated with impairment.
December 6, 2019

ODs Needed in Georgia

State-level prevalence projections show uptick in demand in some states.
November 25, 2019