Visual function and ocular status of children with hearing impairment in Oman: A case series

@inproceedings{Khandekar2009VisualFA,
  title={Visual function and ocular status of children with hearing impairment in Oman: A case series},
  author={Rajiv B. Khandekar and Mohammed Al Fahdi and Bushra Al Jabri and Saleh Al Harby and Talat Abdulamgeed},
  booktitle={Indian journal of ophthalmology},
  year={2009}
}
Visual functions of children with hearing disability were evaluated in a school of Muscat, Oman in 2006. Two hundred and twenty-three children were tested for near vision, distant vision, contrast sensitivity, color vision, field of vision, motion perception and crowding. Profound and severe hearing loss was noted in 161 and 63 students respectively. Thirty-five (81%) students with refractive error were using spectacles. Color vision and field of vision was defective in one student each. In 286… CONTINUE READING

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