Development of the support tool for persons with visual impairment at works Hiroshi Takahashi 1 , Kazuhito Ujima 2 , Katsuyuki Iwai 3 , Miki Murakami 4 , Shinya Yamada 5 , Toshio Yamada 6 , Osamu Yoshida 6 , Hiroyuki Kondo 7 1Department of Ophthalmology, Kitakyushu Children's Rehabilitation Center 2Hiroshima University 3NEXTCODE 4Murakami Eye Clinic 5Fukuoka Vision Rehabilitation Center 6Japan Society for Low-vision Research and Rehabilitation 7Department of Ophthalmology, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Japan pp.1314-1319
Published Date 2020/10/15
DOI https://doi.org/10.11477/mf.1410213713
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Abstract Purpose:To assess that the tablet devices is useful as assist tool for working persons with visual disabilities.

Cases and Methods:We compared among explanation of Goldmann visual field, pseudo-experience of booklet and watching tablet devices for field abnormalities, constricted field, central scotoma and ring scotoma for 15 supporters of visually disabled persons.

Results:Imagination was possible for only 5 supporters in explanation of Goldmann visual filed, and 10 supporters in pseudo-experience of booklet. On the other hand, all 15 supporters were able to image the field of vision obstacle with the tablet devices

Conclusion:Tablet devices is useful in supporting visually disabled persons at work. All supporter may have common understandings of visually disabilities.

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