Sports Vision

Sports Vision

Vision Care for the Enhancement of Sports Performance

2nd Edition - November 24, 2020
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  • Author: Graham Erickson
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780323755436

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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

Product details

  • No. of pages: 292
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Elsevier 2020
  • Published: November 24, 2020
  • Imprint: Elsevier
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780323755436
  • About the Author

    Graham Erickson

    Affiliations and Expertise

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