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Mobile phone test can reveal vision problems in time

Apps that test visual function at home can discover deterioration of the eye’s macula lutea long before traditional vision tests. A doctoral thesis at Sahlgrenska Academy explored this issue.

02/17/2016

Photo: Man is trying to see something on a smartphone display

New apps are able to detect damage done by macula degeneration long before traditional vision tests; ©panthermedia.net/ philipimage