Amsler grid

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Noun1.Amsler grid - a pattern of small boxes that is used for self-monitoring by patients who have age-related macular degeneration
grid - a pattern of regularly spaced horizontal and vertical lines

Amsler Grid

n. Amsler, gráfico de, gráfico que sirve de ayuda para revelar signos de degeneración macular aguda.
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In medicine, an Amsler grid is used for examining which part of the body?
A two-month trial involving 27 patients with AMD or diabetic retinopathy found strong agreement between visual acuity and Amsler grid testing results as measured by the app and by an eye care professional in a clinical setting.
Amsler grid is a useful diagnostic aid in assessing macular disease.
For example "Sightbook includes a Snellen visual acuity test, an amsler grid (for macular degeneration) and contrast sensitivity among other tests, while Visual Fields Easy is good for peripheral vision loss.
You can test yourself for early signs of ARMD using the Amsler Grid - a grid of squares with a dot at the centre.
In the meanwhile she was directed to evaluate her central vision on the Amsler Grid.
You can obtain an Amsler grid from your health care professional and do this simple test yourself to monitor symptoms of wet AMD.
visual acuity tests, colour vision, Amsler grid and tests for astigmatism.
The guide includes color illustrations, the Amsler grid self--screening tool, resources, and a glossary.
Known as an Amsler Grid, the chart looks like graph paper with a black dot in the center.
The eye health testing, held at stores with a pharmacy and/or optical center, included a vision acuity screening as well as a quick take-home test called an Amsler Grid, which screens for blurred or missing areas of vision.