Older Patients With Central Vision Loss Benefit From ‘Preferred Retinal Location’


Perceptual learning techniques may provide a useful new approach to rehabilitation in patients with central vision loss – taking advantage of visual plasticity that persists even in old age, according to a special article in the June issue of Optometry and Vision Science, official journal of the American Academy of Optometry. The journal is published by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, a part of Wolters Kluwer Health. The paper by Susana T.L. Chung, OD, PhD, FAAO, 2012 recipient of the prestigious Glenn A… (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)