Visibility Vol 15 Issue 4, 2021


Minding the Gap: Determining Causes for Missed Low Vision Referrals to Develop a Streamlined, Sustainable Low Vision Rehabilitation System in Wisconsin


Electronic medical records of patients seen in the Ophthalmology clinics of one major academic medical center over the course of 6 years were reviewed to ascertain the rate of referrals among those patients who qualified for low vision rehabilitation, both before (2014-2016) and after (2017-2019) the establishment of a low vision program within that institution. Data including type of clinic the patient was seen in, visual acuity, and whether the patient followed through with low vision services.

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Assessment of online patient education materials designed for people with age-related macular degeneration

Jennifer Fortuna, PhD, OTR/L; Linda Shuster, PhD, CCC-SLP, F-ASHA; Anne Riddering, PhD, OTR/L, CLVT, COMS; Cassie Lopez-Jeng, PhD, MPH, CPH, CHES

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Assessment of Modified Patient Education Materials for People with Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Jennifer Fortuna, PhD, OTR/L; Linda Shuster, PhD, CCC-SLP, F-ASHA; Anne Riddering, PhD, OTR/L, CLVT, COMS; Cassie Lopez-Jeng, PhD; MPH, CPH, CHES

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Estimates of Direction and Distance by People with Vision and Hearing impairment

Ying-Zi Xiong, PhD; Diamond Brunt; Gordon E. Legge, PhD

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