Do tinted lenses or filters improve visual performance in low vision? A review of the literature.

@article{Eperjesi2002DoTL,
  title={Do tinted lenses or filters improve visual performance in low vision? A review of the literature.},
  author={Frank Eperjesi and Colin W Fowler and Bruce J. W. Evans},
  journal={Ophthalmic & physiological optics : the journal of the British College of Ophthalmic Opticians},
  year={2002},
  volume={22 1},
  pages={
          68-77
        }
}
This is a review of studies that have investigated the proposed rehabilitative benefit of tinted lenses and filters for people with low vision. Currently, eye care practitioners have to rely on marketing literature and anecdotal reports from users when making recommendations for tinted lens or filter use in low vision. Our main aim was to locate a prescribing protocol that was scientifically based and could assist low vision specialists with tinted lens prescribing decisions. We also wanted to… CONTINUE READING

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