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ERIC Number: EJ237754
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1980-Oct
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Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0022-4391
Dr. Snellen's 20/20: The Development and Use of the Eye Chart.
Brajkovich, Helen L.
Journal of School Health, v50 n8 p472-474 Oct 1980
The most commonly used chart for testing eye acuity is the Snellen Chart, developed more than 100 years ago. A description is given of the way this chart works, its uses, and its limitations. (JD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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Language: English
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Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Snellen (Herman)