Diagnosing and Treating Computer-Related Vision Problems


  • James Sheedy, OD, PhD, Professor of Optometry, The Ohio State University College of Optometry, Columbus, OH
  • Peter Shaw-McMinn, OD, Assistant Professor of Clinical Science, Southern California College of Optometry, Fullerton, CA

Extremely well known for his work in VDT-related syndromes, James Sheedy writes for the optometrist in practice. Diagnosing and Treating VDT-Related Visual Problems addresses the visual and environmental factors that cause the visual problems experienced by computer users.
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Book information

  • Published: September 2002
  • ISBN: 978-0-7506-7404-1

Table of Contents

1. Computer Vision Syndrome
2. Positioning Your Practice to Care for Computer-User Patients
3. Signs and Symptoms of Computer Vision Problems
4. Diagnosing and Treating Refractive Errors for Computer Users
5. Diagnosis and Treatment of Accommodative and Binocular Conditions
6. Presbyopia and Computer Use
7. Treating Ocular Pathological Conditions that Affect Computer Vision
8. Lighting
9. Reflections from the Computer Display
10. Computer Displays
11. Optimum Workstation Arrangements
12. The ECP as a Consultant providing Workplace Evaluations
13. Assisting Children and Low Vision Patients in the Use of Computers
14. Marketing Yourself as a Computer Vision Specialist