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Driving Simulator Used To Help Learn How The Visually Impaired Can Drive Safely
2014-03-17 08:10:23

Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary A diagnosis of hemianopia, or blindness in one half of the visual field in both eyes as the result of strokes, tumors or trauma often means the end of driving. In about half of the states in the United States and in many other countries, driving with hemianopia is prohibited. However, in some countries including Belgium, the Netherlands, the UK, Switzerland and Canada, driving with hemianopia is permitted after passing a specialized road test....


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