A new Arabic distance visual acuity chart.

@article{AlMufarrej1996ANA,
  title={A new Arabic distance visual acuity chart.},
  author={M M Al-Mufarrej and F A Abo-Hiemed and A. O. Oduntan},
  journal={Optometry and vision science : official publication of the American Academy of Optometry},
  year={1996},
  volume={73 1},
  pages={
          59-61
        }
}
BACKGROUND A new Arabic visual acuity chart has been designed using the various recommendations made by vision scientists for achieving a standardized acuity chart. Our goal was to design a standardized Arabic distance visual acuity chart. METHOD The chart is based on the design principle devised by Bailey and Lovie. Twelve Arabic letters of nearly equal legibility values, which could be constructed on a 5 by 5 Snellen framework, were used. The LogMAR method of scaling visual acuity was used… CONTINUE READING

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