Low Vision

Known as: dim vision, Subnormal Vision, Vision, Reduced 
Vision considered to be inferior to normal vision as represented by accepted standards of acuity, field of vision, or motility. Low vision generally… (More)
National Institutes of Health

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVE To determine the prevalence and causes of low vision and blindness in a Japanese adult population. DESIGN Population… (More)
  • table 2
  • table 1
  • table 3
  • table 4
  • table 5
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVES To estimate the cause-specific prevalence and distribution of blindness and low vision in the United States by age… (More)
  • table 1
  • figure 1
  • table 2
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
PURPOSE To design and validate a vision-specific quality-of-life assessment tool to be used in a clinical setting to evaluate low… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The visual span in reading is the number of characters that can be recognized at a glance. The shrinking visual span hypothesis… (More)
  • table 1
  • figure 1
  • table 2
  • figure 2
  • table 3
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Does color improve object recognition? If so, is the improvement greater for images with low spatial resolution in which there is… (More)
  • table 1
  • figure 1
  • table 2
  • table 3
  • figure 2
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Clinicians need to estimate how well their low-vision patients will perform everyday visual tasks such as reading or driving… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • table 1
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
This is the eighth in a series of papers dealing with the role of vision in reading. In previous papers, we have evaluated the… (More)
  • figure 1
  • table 1
  • table 2
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
How does contrast affect reading rate? What is the role of contrast sensitivity? We measured reading rate as a function of the… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Very little is known about the effects of visual impairment on reading. We used psychophysical methods to study reading by 16 low… (More)
  • table 1
  • table 2
  • figure 6
  • figure 7
  • figure 7
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1971
Highly Cited
1971
 
Is this relevant?