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Research Article  |   October 1995
Overview of Technology for Low Vision
Author Affiliations
  • Kathleen A. Beaver is Director of Service, Center for Assistive Technology, University at Buffalo, 338 Kimball Tower, Buffalo, New York 14212
  • William C. Mann, PhD, OTR, is Professor and Chair, Department of Occupational Therapy, and Director, Center For Assistive Technology, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York
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Research Article   |   October 1995
Overview of Technology for Low Vision
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, October 1995, Vol. 49, 913-921. doi:10.5014/ajot.49.9.913
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, October 1995, Vol. 49, 913-921. doi:10.5014/ajot.49.9.913
Abstract

This article provides an overview of technology resources and services to assist persons with low vision in maintaining independent function in the home, community, and educational and vocational settings. Case studies are provided to demonstrate the integration of technology into the lives of persons with low vision.