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Purpose: To assess long-term outcomes of implantation of black diaphragmintraocular lens (BD IOL) in postraumatic aniridia and aphakia due to eye rupture. METHODS: This is retrospective c...
A multi-centre non-randomized clinical investigation to assess multifocal visual outcomes using different near additions, for the treatment of aphakia after cataract removal.
The primary objective of this study is to evaluate, for the visual correction of aphakia, the safety and effectiveness of the RxSight Light Adjustable Lens (LAL) and Light Delivery Device ...
Nurses participate to geriatric evaluations for falling patients. For these patients, it is recommended to evaluate,especially, visual acuity but this is not currently done because it is d...
Visual development during early childhood is a vital process. Examining the visual acuity of children is essential for the early detection of visual abnormality, but performing such an ass...
Optometric or visual acuity assessment is an essential part of ophthalmologic examination. Visual acuity measurement serves as a tool for screening of ophthalmic disorders, as well as diagnosis and mo...
This article reviews the basic physiology of visual acuity and the principles for its clinical measurement. It describes visual acuity and its limits as a function of the human eye. Referring to the n...
To determine whether grating acuity at age 12 months can be used to predict recognition acuity at age 4.5 years in children treated for unilateral congenital cataract enrolled in the Infant Aphakia Tr...
When one eye does not function well during development, the visual cortex becomes less responsive to it and visual acuity declines. New research suggests that reduced response strength and deteriorati...
To investigate how well visual field sensitivity predicts visual acuity at the same locations in macular disease, and to assess whether such predictions may be useful for selecting an optimum area for...
Clarity or sharpness of OCULAR VISION or the ability of the eye to see fine details. Visual acuity depends on the functions of RETINA, neuronal transmission, and the interpretative ability of the brain. Normal visual acuity is expressed as 20/20 indicating that one can see at 20 feet what should normally be seen at that distance. Visual acuity can also be influenced by brightness, color, and contrast.
Repetitive visual hallucinations experienced mostly by elderly with diminished visual acuity or visual field loss, with awareness of the fictional nature of their hallucinations. It is not associated with delusions and other sensory hallucinations.
Visual impairments limiting one or more of the basic functions of the eye: visual acuity, dark adaptation, color vision, or peripheral vision. These may result from EYE DISEASES; OPTIC NERVE DISEASES; VISUAL PATHWAY diseases; OCCIPITAL LOBE diseases; OCULAR MOTILITY DISORDERS; and other conditions. Visual disability refers to inability of the individual to perform specific visual tasks, such as reading, writing, orientation, or traveling unaided. (From Newell, Ophthalmology: Principles and Concepts, 7th ed, p132)
The functional superiority and preferential use of one eye over the other. The term is usually applied to superiority in sighting (VISUAL PERCEPTION) or motor task but not difference in VISUAL ACUITY or dysfunction of one of the eyes. Ocular dominance can be modified by visual input and NEUROTROPHIC FACTORS.
Absence of crystalline lens totally or partially from field of vision, from any cause except after cataract extraction. Aphakia is mainly congenital or as result of LENS DISLOCATION AND SUBLUXATION.