Visibility Vol 16 Issue 1, 2022


Mental Models of Navigation and Way-finding in Unfamiliar Environments: Implications for the Design of Mobile Apps to Guide Travelers with Vision Loss


There is a critical need for technological aids that can offer end-to-end way-finding guidance for travelers with vision loss in seamlessly navigating in indoor and outdoor environments. The purpose of this study is to develop an in-depth understanding of the cognitive strategies and adaptive processes of individuals with vision loss for way-finding tasks in indoor and outdoor environments, as well as identify affordances and constraints of existing technologies in offering seamless guidance to such users.

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

Katherine Dalzotto MD; Mark Banghart MS; Christina Thomas-Virnig PhD; Sanbrita Mondal OD

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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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