presbyope


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pres·by·ope

 (prĕz′bē-ōp′, prĕs′-)
n.
A person affected with presbyopia.

presbyope

(ˈprɛzbɪˌəʊp)
n
(Pathology) a person with presbyopia
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Noun1.presbyope - a person with presbyopia; someone who is farsighted resulting from the progressive loss with aging of the elasticity of the crystalline lens
visually impaired person - someone who has inferior vision
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The company offers products such as multifocal lens for presbyope market and myopia progression control lens.
What this means is that the typical 40-something presbyope won't be able to extract the fine-print data from the plate without bumping up the scale with the range rocker.
There's more than enough room for the external lighting switches somewhere on the panel, but Mooney put them on the overhead, where it's just possible for an aging presbyope to read the labels.
A younger presbyope won't have as much trouble with this as an older one will--say, 43 versus 53 years old--because the lens power is less in the earlier stages.
One of the greatest challenges faced by contact lens manufacturers and eye care practitioners alike is the management of the presbyope with soft contact lenses.
For the ametropic presbyope, all spectacles must be multifocal.
Multifocal corrections, in the form of contact lenses (CLs), intraocular lenses (IOLs) or corneal surgery are increasingly used solutions to restore vision functionality in presbyopes.
Most presbyopes being fit for contacts are informed about me simple, practical options available to help them read.
In the US alone, there are currently over 100 million presbyopes, representing a huge market opportunity.