TELESCOPIC SPECTACLES AND MOTOR VEHICLE DRIVING LICENSURE

The promotional use of telescopic devices to facilitate driver licensing candidates in passing static tests of central vision carries many optical limitations. Hazards relate to reduced central field, a ring scotoma, and illusory displacement of images with head movement. Medical advisory boards should require careful documentation before authorization of such devices.

  • Corporate Authors:

    American Association for Automotive Medicine

    801 Green Bay Road
    Lake Bluff, IL  USA  60044

    American Association for Automotive Medicine

    1211 West 22nd Street
    Oak Brook, IL  USA  60523
  • Authors:
    • Keeney, A H
    • WEISS, S
    • Silva, D
  • Conference:
  • Publication Date: 1974

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 4 p.
  • Serial:
    • Volume: 18

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00081283
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Highway Safety Research Institute
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-HS-047-1-063, DOT-HS-031-2-303, DOT-FH-11-7526
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 26 1975 12:00AM