Visibility Vol 9 Issue 3 & 4

Use of the Apple iPad as a reading tool in comparison to other magnification devices: What we have learned from 101 low vision clients

Low vision clients frequently report having problems with reading, to the point where it is often the main cause of referral to visual rehabilitation. Previous researchers have shown that with magnification, reading performance (as measured by reading speed) can improve by up to 200%. Yet, current magnification aids can be expensive or bulky.

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Well-Being and Mental Health Factors among Informal Caregivers of Individuals with Visual Impairments

Callie Victor, PhD, OTR/L, CLA; Matthew Haase, MS, OTR/L, ATC; Michael Bown; Lindsey Bates, OTR; Michael Centra, OTR/L; Jaclyn Sachleben; Elizabeth Tyson; Michelle Gamber, DrPH; Suleiman Alibhai

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Stand Magnifier Optical Strategies

Gregg Baldwin, OD

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Characteristics of Older Bioptic Drivers: Effects of Increasing Age on Driving Safety

Bradley E. Dougherty, OD, PhD

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