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Hemianopia is the loss of half the field of vision on the same side in both eyes.
Study to test a new treatment for people with sight loss caused by stroke

Study to test a new treatment for people with sight loss caused by stroke

Brain’s attention network plays key role in vision restoration after stroke, trauma

Brain’s attention network plays key role in vision restoration after stroke, trauma

New glasses may help expand sight of person with limited peripheral vision

New glasses may help expand sight of person with limited peripheral vision

Researchers use high-power prisms to design new eyeglasses to expand visual fields of hemianopia patients

Researchers use high-power prisms to design new eyeglasses to expand visual fields of hemianopia patients

Wearable collision warning device may help patients with peripheral vision loss

Wearable collision warning device may help patients with peripheral vision loss

Driving simulator may help people with hemianopia to drive safely

Driving simulator may help people with hemianopia to drive safely

Residual structures in brain play key role in restoring vision in stroke patients

Residual structures in brain play key role in restoring vision in stroke patients

Hemianopia patients confirm prism benefits

Hemianopia patients confirm prism benefits

Peripheral prism glasses provide simple mobility rehabilitation intervention for hemianopia

Peripheral prism glasses provide simple mobility rehabilitation intervention for hemianopia

Blindsight in monkeys is available in everyday environments

Blindsight in monkeys is available in everyday environments

New therapy approach for patients blind on one side

New therapy approach for patients blind on one side

Non-invasive rtACS treatment can reduce partial blindness

Non-invasive rtACS treatment can reduce partial blindness

People with hemianopia have difficulty detecting pedestrians, study cautions against allowing them to drive

People with hemianopia have difficulty detecting pedestrians, study cautions against allowing them to drive

Innovative prism glasses help hemianopia patients

Innovative prism glasses help hemianopia patients

Vision restoration therapy shown to help brain injured patients recover lost vision

Vision restoration therapy shown to help brain injured patients recover lost vision