'Alarmingly high' rate of visual problems in stroke survivors

03/20/2019

Photo: Optometrist testing the eyesight of an elderly man; Copyright: panthermedia.net/SimpleFoto

Our research shows that early visual screening and assessment is feasible and achievable within 72 hours of stroke onset and for those initially unable to be visually assessed, most can be assessed within one week of stroke onset", said Professor Rowe.