ERIC Number: EJ643117
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Connecting Research on Retinitis Pigmentosa to the Practice of Orientation and Mobility.
Geruschat, Duane R.; Turano, Kathleen A.
Journal of Visual Impairment & Blindness, v96 n2 p69-85 Feb 2002
Retinitis pigmentosa (RP) causes restriction of the visual field, progressive vision loss, and night blindness. This article presents an overview of the most common problems in orientation and mobility (O&M) for individuals with RP, appropriate interventions, vision science discoveries related to RP, and the impact of RP on functional visual performance as it relates to O&M. (Contains references.) (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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