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Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary

Individual in Driving Simulator

Caption: Using a driving simulator, researchers at Massachusetts Eye and Ear/Schepens Eye Research Institute set out to determine the extent to which people with hemianopia can compensate for the lost vision when driving, with a long term goal of developing and evaluating devices and training that will assist them to drive more safely.

Credit: Mass. Eye and Ear/Schepens Eye Research Institute

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