Sports Vision - 2nd Edition - ISBN: 9780323755436, 9780323755443

Sports Vision

2nd Edition

Vision Care for the Enhancement of Sports Performance

Author: Graham Erickson
eBook ISBN: 9780323755443
Paperback ISBN: 9780323755436
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 24th November 2020
Page Count: 292
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Description

From basic eye care services to visual performance training, this evidence-based resource explores a range of sports vision services, including assessment and treatment procedures, outcome expectations, and applications to a variety of sports. Optometrists, ophthalmologists, and sports medicine practitioners will find a thorough review and discussion of the role of vision care in an athlete's performance, as well as practical recommendations for applying current research findings to clinical practice.

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction to Sports Vision,
    2. Visual Task Analysis in Sports
    3. Visual Information Processing in Sports
    4. Visual Performance Evaluation
    5. Sports Vision Screening and Report Strategies
    6. Prescribing for the Athlete
    7. Management of Sport-Related Ocular Injuries and Concussion
    8. Sports Vision Training
    9. Sports Vision Practice Development
    Multiple appendices

Details

No. of pages:
292
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier 2020
Published:
24th November 2020
Imprint:
Elsevier
eBook ISBN:
9780323755443
Paperback ISBN:
9780323755436

About the Author

Graham Erickson

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Optometry, Pacific University College of Optometry, Forest Grove, OR, USA