eleanor oliphant win prizes
Search our site
Are You Sleeping by Kathleen Barber Read the opening extract of the brand new Kathleen Barber book before its publication on 27/12/2017

Emergent Techniques for Assessment of Visual Performance by Committee on Vision, Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and E
  

Synopsis

Emergent Techniques for Assessment of Visual Performance by Committee on Vision, Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and E

Recent vision research has led to the emergence of new techniques that offer exciting potential for a more complete assessment of vision in clinical, industrial, and military settings. Emergent Techniques for Assessment of Visual Performance examines four areas of vision testing that offer potential for improved assessment of visual capability including: contrast sensitivity function, dark-focus of accommodation, dynamic visual acuity and dynamic depth tracking, and ambient and focal vision. In contrast to studies of accepted practices, this report focuses on emerging techniques that could help determine whether people have the vision necessary to do their jobs. In addition to examining some of these emerging techniques, the report identifies their usefulness in predicting performance on other visual and visual-motor tasks, and makes recommendations for future research. Emergent Techniques for Assessment of Visual Performance provides summary recommendations for research that will have significant value and policy implications for the next 5 to 10 years. The content and conclusions of this report can serve as a useful resource for those responsible for screening industrial and military visual function.

About the Author

Committee on Vision, National Research Council

More books by this author
Author 'Like for Like' recommendations

Loading other formats...

Book Info

Publication date

1st January 1985

Author

Committee on Vision, Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and E

More books by Committee on Vision, Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and E
Author 'Like for Like'
    recommendations

Publisher

National Academies Press

Format

Paperback
80 pages

Categories

Medicine: general issues

ISBN

9780309077804

For me, to read is to learn, to reflect, to escape, to think, to contemplate and my time for space and calm.

Sally Ellsmore

It's a lively, independent website with reviews, recommendations and more - with a huge range of books available to buy in all formats.

Alison Layland

Lovereading is like booking a holiday, you don't know what it will be like and it is a whole new experience.

Sue Burton

Hooked on books? Give Lovereading a go - for the chance to discover brilliant books, and to see why our members love it so.

Claire Hill

As for why I'd recommend Lovereading, it's simple - it's a great place to get information and reviews about new books!

Margaret Freeman

Their sending me my first book to review 18 months ago re-awakened my fondness for reading, since then I have purchased some real gems.

Barry Griffiths

Lovereading tells me about new books before they hit the shelves, lets me find other authors I may like and has great prize draws!

Sheila Dale

I love reading books I wouldn't normally choose before everyone else gets to read them!

Dawn Lynch

Lovereading4kids

Lovereading4schools