Snellen test


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Snellen test

n.
A test for visual acuity using a Snellen chart.
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Noun1.Snellen test - a test of visual acuity using a Snellen chart
trial, run, test - the act of testing something; "in the experimental trials the amount of carbon was measured separately"; "he called each flip of the coin a new trial"
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Average testing time was also measured, with researchers reporting that the Snellen test took 82 seconds compared with 77 seconds for 'Peek Acuity,' which shows that using Peek is as quick to use as traditional methods, they said.
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There have been innumerable articles and textbook chapters noting that the Snellen test does not document the visual deficits experienced by cataract patients," said Samuel Masket, MD, chair of the Eye Surgery Education Council.