Insight into Low Vision, a book by Terri Cyr OD
This book brings together information which is helpful to those with impaired vision. It is a reference and starting point for those who desire to know more about resources and technologies available to help them adjust and adapt to a life with sub-normal vision.
The author is an optometrist who has worked with the visually impaired and realized that there was a gap in the public understanding of vision loss. While searching for aids, treatments, and techniques to help her patients, she put together this book as a source of information to open up the world of low vision for the visually impaired to realize their potential to lead normal lives.
- Description and use of low vision aids
- Electronic technology for low vision
- Eyeglass technology
- Optical and non-optical aids
- Adaptive techniques
- Types of vision loss and the impact on vision
- Clinical Reasearch