Joanne M Wood

Summary

Affiliation: Queensland University of Technology
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparison of driving performance of young and old drivers (with and without visual impairment) measured during in-traffic conditions
    J M Wood
    Centre for Eye Research, School of Optometry, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    Optom Vis Sci 78:343-9. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Aging, driving and vision
    Joanne M Wood
    Centre for Eye Research, School of Optometry, Queensland University of Technology, Kelvin Grove, QLD, 4059, Australia
    Clin Exp Optom 85:214-20. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Configuring retroreflective markings to enhance the night-time conspicuity of road workers
    Joanne M Wood
    School of Optometry and Vision Science, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Electronic address
    Accid Anal Prev 70:209-14. 2014
  4. pmc Characteristics of on-road driving performance of persons with central vision loss who use bioptic telescopes
    Joanne M Wood
    School of Optometry and Vision Science, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 54:3790-7. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Bicyclists overestimate their own night-time conspicuity and underestimate the benefits of retroreflective markers on the moveable joints
    Joanne M Wood
    School of Optometry and Vision Science, Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Accid Anal Prev 55:48-53. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Not all older adults have insight into their driving abilities: evidence from an on-road assessment and implications for policy
    Joanne M Wood
    School of Optometry and Vision Science, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 68:559-66. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Evaluation of screening tests for predicting older driver performance and safety assessed by an on-road test
    Joanne M Wood
    School of Optometry and Vision Science and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    Accid Anal Prev 50:1161-8. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Useful field of view predicts driving in the presence of distracters
    Joanne M Wood
    School of Optometry and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Optom Vis Sci 89:373-81. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Using reflective clothing to enhance the conspicuity of bicyclists at night
    Joanne M Wood
    School of Optometry and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Victoria Park Rd, Kelvin Grove Q 4059, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Accid Anal Prev 45:726-30. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Interaction between visual status, driver age and distracters on daytime driving performance
    Joanne Wood
    School of Optometry and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    Vision Res 49:2225-31. 2009

Detail Information

Publications70

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparison of driving performance of young and old drivers (with and without visual impairment) measured during in-traffic conditions
    J M Wood
    Centre for Eye Research, School of Optometry, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    Optom Vis Sci 78:343-9. 2001
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether visual impairment and age affected driver performance and safety rated during in-traffic driving conditions...
  2. ncbi request reprint Aging, driving and vision
    Joanne M Wood
    Centre for Eye Research, School of Optometry, Queensland University of Technology, Kelvin Grove, QLD, 4059, Australia
    Clin Exp Optom 85:214-20. 2002
    ..Particular emphasis is placed on the literature linking vision to driving, with emphasis on more recent research. The implications of this research for driver licensing and self-regulation of older drivers are also discussed...
  3. ncbi request reprint Configuring retroreflective markings to enhance the night-time conspicuity of road workers
    Joanne M Wood
    School of Optometry and Vision Science, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Electronic address
    Accid Anal Prev 70:209-14. 2014
    ..We conclude that adding retroreflective strips in the biomotion configuration can significantly improve road worker conspicuity regardless of the road worker's orientation and the age of the driver. ..
  4. pmc Characteristics of on-road driving performance of persons with central vision loss who use bioptic telescopes
    Joanne M Wood
    School of Optometry and Vision Science, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 54:3790-7. 2013
    ..To compare the on-road driving performance of visually impaired drivers using bioptic telescopes with age-matched controls...
  5. doi request reprint Bicyclists overestimate their own night-time conspicuity and underestimate the benefits of retroreflective markers on the moveable joints
    Joanne M Wood
    School of Optometry and Vision Science, Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Accid Anal Prev 55:48-53. 2013
    ..These findings suggest that bicyclists have dangerous misconceptions concerning the magnitude of the night-time conspicuity problem and the potential value of conspicuity treatments...
  6. doi request reprint Not all older adults have insight into their driving abilities: evidence from an on-road assessment and implications for policy
    Joanne M Wood
    School of Optometry and Vision Science, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 68:559-66. 2013
    ..To compare self-reported driving ability with objective measures of on-road driving performance in a large cohort of older drivers...
  7. doi request reprint Evaluation of screening tests for predicting older driver performance and safety assessed by an on-road test
    Joanne M Wood
    School of Optometry and Vision Science and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    Accid Anal Prev 50:1161-8. 2013
    ..These findings suggest that a relatively simple and practical battery of tests from a range of domains has the capacity to predict safe and unsafe driving in older adults...
  8. doi request reprint Useful field of view predicts driving in the presence of distracters
    Joanne M Wood
    School of Optometry and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Optom Vis Sci 89:373-81. 2012
    ..An important question which we examined in this study is whether this association is due to the ability of the UFOV to predict difficulties in attention-demanding driving situations that involve either visual or auditory distracters...
  9. doi request reprint Using reflective clothing to enhance the conspicuity of bicyclists at night
    Joanne M Wood
    School of Optometry and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Victoria Park Rd, Kelvin Grove Q 4059, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Accid Anal Prev 45:726-30. 2012
    ..The implications of our findings are that ankle and knee markings are a simple and very effective approach for enhancing bicyclist conspicuity at night...
  10. doi request reprint Interaction between visual status, driver age and distracters on daytime driving performance
    Joanne Wood
    School of Optometry and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    Vision Res 49:2225-31. 2009
    ..The implications of these findings for driving behaviour and acquisition of driving-related information for people with common visual impairments are discussed...
  11. doi request reprint Drivers' and cyclists' experiences of sharing the road: incidents, attitudes and perceptions of visibility
    Joanne M Wood
    School of Optometry, Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Kelvin Grove, Brisbane Q 4059, Australia
    Accid Anal Prev 41:772-6. 2009
    ..Collectively, these results suggest that interventions should target cyclists' use of visibility aids, which is less than optimal in this population, as well as re-educating both groups regarding visibility issues...
  12. doi request reprint Impact of simulated visual impairment on the cognitive test performance of young adults
    Joanne M Wood
    School of Optometry and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    Br J Psychol 100:593-602. 2009
    ..This study investigated the effect of simulated visual impairment on the speed and accuracy of performance on a series of commonly used cognitive tests...
  13. pmc On-road driving performance by persons with hemianopia and quadrantanopia
    Joanne M Wood
    School of Optometry, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 50:577-85. 2009
    ..This study was designed to examine the on-road driving performance of drivers with hemianopia and quadrantanopia compared with age-matched controls...
  14. doi request reprint Postural stability and gait among older adults with age-related maculopathy
    Joanne M Wood
    School of Optometry, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 50:482-7. 2009
    ..To assess the postural stability and gait characteristics of adults with age-related maculopathy (ARM) and to identify the visual factors associated with postural stability and gait in this clinical population...
  15. pmc Quantitative assessment of driving performance in Parkinson's disease
    J M Wood
    School of Optometry, Queensland University of Technology, Victoria Park Road, Kelvin Grove Q4059, Australia
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 76:176-80. 2005
    ..It also examined whether changes in driver safety were related to specific clinical disease markers or an individual's self rating of driving ability...
  16. doi request reprint The on-road difficulties of older drivers and their relationship with self-reported motor vehicle crashes
    Joanne M Wood
    School of Optometry, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:2062-9. 2009
    ..To quantify the driving difficulties of older adults using a detailed assessment of driving performance and to link this with self-reported retrospective and prospective crashes...
  17. ncbi request reprint Effect of simulated visual impairment on nighttime driving performance
    Joanne Wood
    School of Optometry and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Optom Vis Sci 87:379-86. 2010
    ..This study investigated the effects of simulated visual impairment on nighttime driving performance and pedestrian recognition under real-road conditions...
  18. doi request reprint Simulated visual impairment leads to cognitive slowing in older adults
    Joanne Wood
    School of Optometry and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Optom Vis Sci 87:1037-43. 2010
    ..To investigate the impact of different levels of simulated visual impairment on the cognitive test performance of older adults and to compare this with previous findings in younger adults...
  19. pmc Hemianopic and quadrantanopic field loss, eye and head movements, and driving
    Joanne M Wood
    School of Optometry, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 52:1220-5. 2011
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Using biological motion to enhance the conspicuity of roadway workers
    Joanne M Wood
    School of Optometry and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Accid Anal Prev 43:1036-41. 2011
    ..Overall, the full biomotion configuration was ranked to be most conspicuous and the vest least conspicuous. These data provide the first evidence that biomotion effectively enhances conspicuity of road workers at open-road work sites...
  21. doi request reprint Risk of falls, injurious falls, and other injuries resulting from visual impairment among older adults with age-related macular degeneration
    Joanne M Wood
    School of Optometry, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 52:5088-92. 2011
    ..This study explored the relationship between AMD, fall risk, and other injuries and identified visual risk factors for these adverse events...
  22. ncbi request reprint A multidomain approach for predicting older driver safety under in-traffic road conditions
    Joanne M Wood
    School of Optometry and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:986-93. 2008
    ..To identify a battery of tests that predicts safe and unsafe performance on an on-road assessment of driving...
  23. ncbi request reprint Limitations in drivers' ability to recognize pedestrians at night
    Joanne M Wood
    Center for Eye Research, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    Hum Factors 47:644-53. 2005
    ..These data provide new motivation to minimize interactions between vehicular and pedestrian traffic at night and suggest garment designs to maximize pedestrian conspicuity when these interactions are unavoidable...
  24. ncbi request reprint When red lights look yellow
    Joanne M Wood
    School of Optometry, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 46:4348-52. 2005
    ..This study was conducted to investigate a situation identified by train drivers in which red signals appear yellow when viewed at long distances (approximately 900 m) through progressive-addition lenses...
  25. ncbi request reprint Standard measures of visual acuity do not predict drivers' recognition performance under day or night conditions
    Joanne M Wood
    Centre for Health Research Optometry, Queensland University of Technology, Kelvin Grove, Queensland, Australia
    Optom Vis Sci 82:698-705. 2005
    ..This study investigated whether visual acuity or contrast sensitivity, measured under a range of luminance conditions, could predict drivers' recognition performance under real-world day and night road conditions...
  26. pmc Pupil dilatation does affect some aspects of daytime driving performance
    J M Wood
    Centre for Eye Research, School of Optometry, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Br J Ophthalmol 87:1387-90. 2003
    ..To examine the effects of pupil dilatation on driving performance and determine whether this was related to changes in standard measures of visual function...
  27. ncbi request reprint The effect of auditory and visual distracters on the useful field of view: implications for the driving task
    Joanne Wood
    School of Optometry, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 47:4646-50. 2006
    ..This study was designed to investigate the effect of visual and auditory distractions on a performance measure that has been shown to be related to driving safety, the useful field of view...
  28. pmc Bilateral cataract surgery and driving performance
    J M Wood
    School of Optometry and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    Br J Ophthalmol 90:1277-80. 2006
    ..Cataract surgery is one of the most common medical procedures undertaken worldwide...
  29. ncbi request reprint The effect of simulated cataracts on drivers' hazard perception ability
    Shelby A Marrington
    School of Psychology, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Optom Vis Sci 85:1121-7. 2008
    ..The present study allowed us to determine the causal direction of this relationship. This is important as it provides a better understanding of the mechanisms underlying the higher crash risk of drivers with cataracts...
  30. doi request reprint Even moderate visual impairments degrade drivers' ability to see pedestrians at night
    Joanne M Wood
    School of Optometry and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 53:2586-92. 2012
    ..To determine the effect of moderate levels of refractive blur and simulated cataracts on nighttime pedestrian conspicuity in the presence and absence of headlamp glare...
  31. doi request reprint Sensorimotor and postural control factors associated with driving safety in a community-dwelling older driver population
    Philippe Lacherez
    School of Optometry and Vision Science, Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Victoria Park Road, Kelvin Grove, Brisbane QLD 4059, Australia
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 69:240-4. 2014
    ..To establish whether sensorimotor function and balance are associated with on-road driving performance in older adults...
  32. ncbi request reprint Differential effects of refractive blur on day and nighttime driving performance
    Joanne M Wood
    School of Optometry and Vision Science and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 55:2284-9. 2014
    ..To investigate the effect of different levels of refractive blur on real-world driving performance measured under day and nighttime conditions...
  33. ncbi request reprint Traffic signal color recognition is a problem for both protan and deutan color-vision deficients
    David A Atchison
    School of Optometry, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    Hum Factors 45:495-503. 2003
    ..Contrary to previous studies, deutans performed much worse than protans of similar severity. Actual or potential applications of this research include traffic signal design and driver licensing...
  34. doi request reprint The effect of presbyopic vision corrections on nighttime driving performance
    Byoung Sun Chu
    School of Optometry and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 51:4861-6. 2010
    ..To investigate the effect of various presbyopic vision corrections on nighttime driving performance on a closed-road driving circuit...
  35. ncbi request reprint A yellow filter improves response times to low-contrast targets and traffic hazards
    Philippe Lacherez
    School of Optometry and Vision Science and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Optom Vis Sci 90:242-8. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to establish whether yellow filters resulted in objective improvements in performance for visual tasks relevant to driving...
  36. doi request reprint Influence of presbyopic corrections on driving-related eye and head movements
    Byoung Sun Chu
    School of Optometry and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Optom Vis Sci 86:E1267-75. 2009
    ..To investigate whether wearing different presbyopic vision corrections alters the pattern of eye and head movements when viewing and responding to driving-related traffic scenes...
  37. doi request reprint Falls in Parkinson's disease: evidence for altered stepping strategies on compliant surfaces
    Michael H Cole
    Movement Neuroscience Program, Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, 60 Musk Avenue, Kelvin Grove, Brisbane, Queensland 4059, Australia
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 17:610-6. 2011
    ..However, there has been limited research that has examined how walking on compliant surfaces influences gait and postural stability in older people and PD patients...
  38. doi request reprint Effect of presbyopic vision corrections on perceptions of driving difficulty
    Byoung Sun Chu
    School of Optometry and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    Eye Contact Lens 35:133-43. 2009
    ..This study aimed to determine the subjective driving difficulties experienced when wearing a range of common presbyopic contact lens and spectacle corrections...
  39. ncbi request reprint Visual motion perception predicts driving hazard perception ability
    Philippe Lacherez
    School of Optometry and Vision Science, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, QLD, AustraliaInstitute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Acta Ophthalmol 92:88-93. 2014
    ..To examine the basis of previous findings of an association between indices of driving safety and visual motion sensitivity and to examine whether this association could be explained by low-level changes in visual function...
  40. doi request reprint The crash involvement of older drivers is associated with their hazard perception latencies
    Mark S Horswill
    School of Psychology, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 16:939-44. 2010
    ..These findings indicate that hazard perception testing and training could be potentially useful for road safety interventions for this age group...
  41. doi request reprint Falls in Parkinson's disease: kinematic evidence for impaired head and trunk control
    Michael H Cole
    Movement Neuroscience Program, Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Australia
    Mov Disord 25:2369-78. 2010
    ..This could be a limiting factor for improving gait in PD and emphasizes the importance of clinically assessing gait to facilitate the early identification of PD patients with a higher risk of falling...
  42. doi request reprint Inferior field loss increases rate of falls in older adults with glaucoma
    Alex A Black
    School of Optometry and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Queensland, Australia
    Optom Vis Sci 88:1275-82. 2011
    ..To examine the visual predictors of falls and injurious falls among older adults with glaucoma...
  43. doi request reprint Effect of amblyopia on self-esteem in children
    Ann L Webber
    School of Optometry and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Optom Vis Sci 85:1074-81. 2008
    ..The influence of amblyopia condition or treatment factors that may impact self-perception scores was also explored...
  44. doi request reprint Review of guidelines for children's vision screenings
    Shelley Hopkins
    School of Optometry and Vision Science, Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Clin Exp Optom 96:443-9. 2013
    ....
  45. ncbi request reprint Age and visual impairment decrease driving performance as measured on a closed-road circuit
    Joanne M Wood
    Center for Eye Research, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Hum Factors 44:482-94. 2002
    ..Although such measures may not be practical for widespread screening, their application in selected cases should be considered...
  46. ncbi request reprint Occupational therapy assessment of open-road driving performance: validity of directed and self-directed navigational instructional components
    Kerry Mallon
    Centre for Eye Research, School of Optometry, Queensland University of Technology, Victoria Park Road Kelvin Grove, Brisbane, QLD 4059, Australia
    Am J Occup Ther 58:279-86. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to validate an assessment tool used by occupational therapists to evaluate on-road driving performance...
  47. doi request reprint Inferior visual field reductions are associated with poorer functional status among older adults with glaucoma
    Alex A Black
    School of Optometry and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    Ophthalmic Physiol Opt 31:283-91. 2011
    ..To examine the relationship between visual impairment and functional status in a community-dwelling sample of older adults with glaucoma...
  48. doi request reprint Visual impairment and postural sway among older adults with glaucoma
    Alex A Black
    School of Optometry and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Optom Vis Sci 85:489-97. 2008
    ..To investigate the effect of visual impairment on postural sway among older adults with open-angle glaucoma...
  49. ncbi request reprint Central visual field changes using flicker perimetry in type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Efty P Stavrou
    School of Optometry, Queensland University of Technology, Kelvin Grove, Queensland, Australia
    Acta Ophthalmol Scand 83:574-80. 2005
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of flicker perimetry compared with that of static perimetry in determining central visual field losses in participants with type 2 diabetes mellitus...
  50. ncbi request reprint Reflexive optokinetic nystagmus in younger and older observers under photopic and mesopic viewing conditions
    Trevor J Hine
    Applied Cognitive Neuroscience Research Centre, School of Psychology, Griffith University, Mt Gravatt, Queensland, Australia
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 47:5288-94. 2006
    ..To investigate the effect of age on optokinetic nystagmus (OKN) in response to stimuli designed to preferentially stimulate the M-pathway...
  51. ncbi request reprint Predictors of driving assessment outcome in Parkinson's disease
    Charles J Worringham
    School of Human Movement Studies, Queensland University of Technology, Queensland, Australia
    Mov Disord 21:230-5. 2006
    ....
  52. doi request reprint Driving speed is altered by monocular neutral density filters: the Enright phenomenon
    Andrew Carkeet
    Vision Domain, Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation and School of Optometry, Queensland University of Technology, Kelvin Grove, Queensland, Australia
    Optom Vis Sci 89:38-43. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine how the Enright phenomenon influences driving behavior...
  53. doi request reprint The effect of amblyopia on fine motor skills in children
    Ann L Webber
    School of Optometry and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Kelvin Grove, Queensland, Australia
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 49:594-603. 2008
    ..The influence of visual factors that might predict any decrement in fine motor skills was also explored...
  54. doi request reprint DEM test, visagraph eye movement recordings, and reading ability in children
    Ann Webber
    School of Optometry and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Optom Vis Sci 88:295-302. 2011
    ....
  55. doi request reprint Assessment of daily light and ultraviolet exposure in young adults
    Katrina L Schmid
    School of Optometry and Vision Science, Faculty of Health, and Vision Improvement Domain, Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland
    Optom Vis Sci 90:148-55. 2013
    ....
  56. doi request reprint Refraction in children: a comparison of two methods of accommodation control
    Shelley Hopkins
    School of Optometry and Vision Science, Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Optom Vis Sci 89:1734-9. 2012
    ....
  57. ncbi request reprint Letter contrast sensitivity changes in early diabetic retinopathy
    Efty P Stavrou
    Centre for Eye Research, Queensland University of Technology
    Clin Exp Optom 86:152-6. 2003
    ..To investigate the discriminative ability of letter contrast sensitivity (CS) and visual acuity (VA) in detecting functional losses in participants with type 2 diabetes...
  58. doi request reprint Magnocellular and parvocellular pathway mediated luminance contrast discrimination in amblyopia
    Andrew J Zele
    Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation and School of Optometry, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, QLD 4059, Australia
    Vision Res 50:969-76. 2010
    ..The data do not support the proposal that amblyopic contrast sensitivity losses on MC and PC tasks reflect retinogeniculate deficits, but rather are due to anomalous post-retinogeniculate cortical processing of retinal signals...
  59. ncbi request reprint Effect of amblyopia on the Developmental Eye Movement test in children
    Ann L Webber
    School of Optometry and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    Optom Vis Sci 86:760-6. 2009
    ..The influence of visual factors on test outcome measures was explored...
  60. ncbi request reprint The hazard perception ability of older drivers
    Mark S Horswill
    School of Psychology, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Brisbane, QLD 4072, Australia
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 63:P212-P218. 2008
    ..We found that contrast sensitivity, useful field of view, and simple reaction time could account for the variance in hazard perception, independent of one another and of individual differences in age...
  61. doi request reprint A comparison of the hazard perception ability of matched groups of healthy drivers aged 35 to 55, 65 to 74, and 75 to 84 years
    Mark S Horswill
    School of Psychology, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 15:799-802. 2009
    ....
  62. ncbi request reprint Useful field of view test
    Joanne M Wood
    School of Optometry and Vision Science, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Gerontology 60:315-8. 2014
    ..2014 S. Karger AG, Basel. ..
  63. ncbi request reprint Hearing impairment affects older people's ability to drive in the presence of distracters
    Louise Hickson
    School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Communication Disability Centre, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:1097-103. 2010
    ..To investigate the effects of hearing impairment and distractibility on older people's driving ability, assessed under real-world conditions...
  64. ncbi request reprint Amblyopia: prevalence, natural history, functional effects and treatment
    Ann L Webber
    School of Optometry, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    Clin Exp Optom 88:365-75. 2005
    ..This review highlights the expansion of current knowledge regarding amblyopia and its treatment to help clinicians provide the best level of care for their amblyopic patients that current knowledge allows...
  65. ncbi request reprint On-road measures of pedestrians' estimates of their own nighttime conspicuity
    Richard A Tyrrell
    Department of Psychology, Clemson University, 418 Brackett Hall, Clemson, SC 29634 1355, USA
    J Safety Res 35:483-90. 2004
    ..This experiment quantified pedestrians' estimates of the ability of an approaching driver to recognize the presence of roadside pedestrians...
  66. ncbi request reprint Predicting components of closed road driving performance from vision tests
    Kent E Higgins
    The Arlene R Gordon Research Institute, Lighthouse International, New York, NY 10022 1202, USA
    Optom Vis Sci 82:647-56. 2005
    ....
  67. ncbi request reprint Effects of age and illumination on night driving: a road test
    D Alfred Owens
    Whitely Psychology Laboratories, Franklin and Marshall College, Lancaster, PA 17604 3003, USA
    Hum Factors 49:1115-31. 2007
    ..This study investigated the effects of drivers' age and low light on speed, lane keeping, and visual recognition of typical roadway stimuli...
  68. ncbi request reprint Effects of age and auditory and visual dual tasks on closed-road driving performance
    Alex Chaparro
    Department of Psychology, Wichita State University, Wichita, Kansas 67260 0034, USA
    Optom Vis Sci 82:747-54. 2005
    ..This study investigated how driving performance of young and old participants is affected by visual and auditory secondary tasks on a closed driving course...
  69. ncbi request reprint Does activity level mediate or suppress the association between fear of falling and falls?
    Philippe F Lacherez
    Prev Med 46:609. 2008