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VF Loss Significantly Impacts Road Abilities

Driving was only one of many tasks affected in a recent study of a Black population.
March 2, 2021

Poor Hazard Perception in Older Drivers With Eye Disease

Study found slower response times, especially in those affected by glaucoma.
March 1, 2021

Changes in Corneal Biomechanics Predict Visual Field Loss

Study shows glaucoma progression was associated with a lower baseline corneal hysteresis and a decrease in corneal resistance factor over time.
February 26, 2021

Simple Vision Test Sheds Light on Driving Performance

Those with experience behind the wheel performed better than non-drivers.
February 18, 2021

Smartphone Display Size Tied to Accommodation Issues

Tablets with larger screens also caused ocular changes, but with less severe results.
February 10, 2021

Vision Expo East Changes Dates and Venue

Covid safety restrictions forced a move down the East Coast, from New York to Florida.
January 29, 2021

Reduced Stereopsis Linked to Poor Inhibition in Elderly

This association wasn’t found in younger patients.
December 31, 2020

Prevalence of Visual Impairment Continues to Climb

Cataract and undercorrected refractive error were the top sources of avoidable vision loss.
December 31, 2020

More Evidence of Smartphone’s Ill Effects on Vision

With prolonged use, younger patients were more likely to experience visual impairment, study finds.
December 22, 2020

Visual Impairment Decreases Cognition in Adults

These patients were two times more likely to experience cognitive difficulties, study finds.
December 16, 2020