What is computer vision syndrome ?
A number of professionals using computers experience vision and eye related problems especially due to poorly designed work stations and prolonged usage. These vision related problems are grouped as Computer Vision syndrome in short "CVS".
What are its symptoms ?
- Eye strain
- Blurred vision
- Dry and irritated tired eyes
- Neck and backaches
Who get affected ?
Computer Vision Syndrome ( CVS ) affects 75% of the computer users, most markedly those who work more than 3 to 4 hours with computers.
What are the reasons ?
- Uncorrected refractive error.
- Decreased blink rate.
- Glare and reflection from the monitor.
- Poor Ergonomics.
What does computer vision clinic do ?
Evaluation at simulated computer environment ( Questionnaire + Executive Vision check + Orthoptics + Tear function )