ERIC Number: EJ614098
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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The Incidence of Scotopic Sensitivity Syndrome in Colorado Inmates.
Whichard, Judith A.; Kastner, Ruthanne; Feller, Richard W.
Journal of Correctional Education, v51 n3 p294-99 Sep 2000
Prison inmates (n=72) were screened for scotopic sensitivity syndrome (SSS), a visual perceptual dysfunction; 11% had low levels of SSS, 18.1% moderate, and 79.8% high, compared with 12-14% of the general population. Remedial colored overlays improved reading considerably for 55.6%, moderately for 33.3%. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Colorado