hemianopia hemianopia

Definition(s):

  • (n) blindness in one half of the visual field of one or both eyes

News

  1. Drivers with hemianopia fail to detect pedestrians, study shows

    A diagnosis of hemianopia, or blindness in one-half of the visual field in both eyes as the result of strokes, tumors or trauma often means the end of driving. Researchers set out to determine the extent to which people with hemianopia can compensate for the lost vision when driving, with a long term goal of developing and evaluating devices and training that will assist them to drive more ...
    on March 14, 2014     Source: Science Daily

  2. Drivers with Hemianopia Fail to Detect Pedestrians at Intersections

    Hemianopia, or blindness in one half of the visual field in both eyes as the result of strokes, tumors or trauma often means the end of driving. Researchers set out to determine the extent to which people with hemianopia can compensate for the lost vision when driving.
    on March 14, 2014     Source: Newswise

  3. Drivers with hemianopia fail to detect pedestrians

    A diagnosis of hemianopia, or blindness in one-half of the visual field in both eyes as the result of strokes, tumors or trauma often means the end of driving. Researchers at Massachusetts Eye and Ear/Schepens Eye Research Institute set out to determine the extent to which people with hemianopia can compensate for the lost vision when driving, with a long term goal of developing and evaluating ...
    on March 14, 2014     Source: EurekAlert!

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