contrast sensitivity testing

contrast sensitivity testing

examination of the visual recognition of the variation in brightness of an object.

con·trast sen·si·tiv·i·ty test·ing

(kon'trast sen'si-tiv'i-tē test'ing)
Examination of the visual recognition of the variation in brightness of an object.
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We came to the same results regarding brown and gray filters, but differences regarding green filters can be attributed to contrast sensitivity testing type and sample size (65 versus 10 subjects).
Additionally, the instrument incorporates glare testing, grid testing, and contrast sensitivity testing, features which are helpful for ascertaining whether a patient is a candidate for cataract surgery, and also determining the presence of macular pathologies.