Basics of Computer Vision Syndrome
Computer Vision Syndrome describes a group of eye and vision-related problems that result from prolonged computer use. Many individuals experience eye discomfort and vision problems when viewing a computer screen for extended periods. The level of discomfort appears to increase with the amount of computer use. The most common symptoms associated with Computer Vision Syndrome (CVS) are eyestrain, headaches, blurred vision, dry eyes and neck and shoulder pain (American Optometric Association).
This book is a concise guide to CVS for optometrists and ophthalmologists. Beginning with an overview of the condition, each of the following chapters discusses the management and prevention of disorders associated with CVS.
- Concise guide to management of computer vision syndrome (CVS) and associated disorders
- Offers advice on prevention of CVS
- Includes chapter on computer workstation arrangement
- More than 65 images and illustrations enhance learning