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Visual colour changes and Bejeweled Blitz – is this the beginning of the end of the Ishihara Test?

Published:August 20, 2012DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bjoms.2012.07.016
      The Ishihara Colour Test is an example of a colour perception test for red–green colour deficiencies
      • Ishihara S.
      Tests for colour-blindness.
      that is of clinical use in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. It may be used in assessment of trauma cases as well as to monitor changes in the colour vision brought about by medication. It is used extensively in Ophthalmology, in Neurology in patients with Alzheimer's disease, or in screening for colour vision impairments.
      • Huna-Baron R.
      • Glovinsky Y.
      • Habot-Wilner Z.
      Comparison between Hardy–Rand–Rittler 4th edition and Ishihara color plate tests for detection of dyschromatopsia in optic/neuropathy.
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        • Ishihara S.
        Tests for colour-blindness.
        Hongo Harukicho, Handaya, Tokyo1917
        • Huna-Baron R.
        • Glovinsky Y.
        • Habot-Wilner Z.
        Comparison between Hardy–Rand–Rittler 4th edition and Ishihara color plate tests for detection of dyschromatopsia in optic/neuropathy.
        Graefe's archive for clinical and experimental ophthalmology = Albrecht von Graefes Archiv fur klinische und experimentelle Ophthalmologie. 2012; ([Epub ahead of print])
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