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Jonathan said: "What we are aiming to do is improve the patient's functional vision, which is needed to perform tasks of independent living.
In a survey of international groups assessing children with CVI, Lueck (2008) found that more than 400 assessment tools were used to pinpoint the visual functions and functional vision concerns of children with CVI because of the many possible effects of the condition.
The results published today show definite promise to one day restore functional vision to patients with advanced-stage retinitis pigmentosa.
Abstract: Children who are identified as visually impaired frequently have a functional vision assessment as one way to determine how their visual impairment affects their educational performance.
If the student did, additional questions included indicating the visual condition and selecting the student's level of functional vision.
The majority of patients reported an overall improvement in functional vision, noting the ability to recognize faces, distinguish mid-sized objects such as telephones and read signs on doors.
Six independent investigators presented clinical results at the meeting, confirming that the physiologic design and proven accommodation mechanism of the Synchrony[R] IOL is providing patients with sustained positive outcomes and functional vision at all distances.
The final chapter in this section deals with functional vision, explaining its significance in service delivery.
As a result, our assessment methods need to be theoretically sound while addressing the wide array of outcomes associated with brain injury and its effects on functional vision and other performance skills.
We hope this gesture will not only alleviate some of the out-of-pocket expense associated with corneal transplant surgery, but also provide a sense of security and a rapid return to functional vision," said Robert J.
The TECNIS Toric IOL decreases astigmatism while improving visual quality, with improved functional vision," said Kevin Waltz, O.
Functional vision was restored in the majority of these patients, enabling improved function in everyday life.

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