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Title: Visual Acuity in Adults

Author (s): Ayesha Patil, MPH, MS3, University of Utah; Sophia Fang, MD, MS, Pediatric Ophthalmologist, Child Eye Care Associates

Date: 10/17/20

Keywords/Main Subjects: visual acuity, checking vision, ophthalmic training, tech training, nurse training, outreach, five vital signs of ophthalmology

Description of Case: Information on the definition of visual acuity, factors that influence it, and how to accurately assess and document visual acuity in different clinical scenarios

Summary of the Case: Information on the importance of visual acuity and how to properly test visual acuity in adults. Various clinical scenarios discussed as well.

Format: PDF

References: None


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Identifier: Moran_CORE_29768