• color vision
  • Some medications, such as certain antibiotics, barbituates, anit-tuberculosis drugs, high blood pressure meds, and several medications used to treat autoimmune and psychiatric problems, can cause color vision changes as well. (eyes-and-vision.com)
  • People who are born with color vision problems may not notice the difficulty that they have in distinguishing certain colors when they are young. (eyes-and-vision.com)
  • It can be extremely difficult to decipher graphs and charts because the colors in use cannot be distinguished between by a person with color vision defects. (studymode.com)
  • Individuals with color vision defects are excluded by law from certain occupations such as a police officer, firefighter, pilot, or public transportation driver (Color Vision Defects) Although in some rare instances, color blindness has its' advantages, in "World War II, colorblind men were sent on special missions because their decreased ability to see green led to an increased ability to see through camouflage" (Turner). (studymode.com)
  • it accounts for 99% of all color vision defects. (studymode.com)
  • Normal color vision requires the use of specialized receptor cells called cones, which are located in the retina of the eye. (studymode.com)
  • Cones are one of the 2 types of photoreceptor cells that are responsible for color vision as well as eye color sensitivity, they function best in relatively bright light. (studymode.com)
  • Although
  • Although there currently exists no cure for glaucoma, and we are certainly not promising a reversal of the damage done to the eyes from this chronic disease, we do believe that these types of rehabilitation services may offer some hope and potential visual benefit to patients living with vision loss. (clinicaltrials.gov)