Visual acuity measured with a smartphone app is more accurate than Snellen testing by emergency department providers Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Health Personnel
  • Ophthalmologists
  • Smartphone
  • Vision Tests
  • Visual Acuity

abstract

  • BCVA measured by non-ophthalmic ED staff with an app was more accurate than with a Snellen chart. Automated apps may provide a means to standardize and improve the efficiency of ED ophthalmologic care.

publication date

  • March 2016

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/s00417-016-3291-4

PubMed ID

  • 26931323

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