confrontation test

con·fron·ta·tion test

(kon'frŭn-tā'shŭn test)
A rough assessment of the visual fields in which the examiner and subject look into one another's eyes while objects are brought into view from each side, above, and below.
Synonym(s): visual confrontation.
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Confrontation test showed a central scotoma in the right eye, which extended superiorly to involve the paracentral area.
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It was also claimed that he did not conduct an appropriate visual field test such as the confrontation test, and that he did not take account of the patient's myopia, gender and a nasal visual field defect.
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Perform a thorough and careful examination including a full history, ocular examination, confrontation test, RAPD evaluation and formal perimetry.
The confrontation tested the Canadian government and military at all levels and resulted in some important lessons and have since been incorporated in new legislation on civil-military cooperation and military operating procedures.
An optometrist who is about to travel to Malawi to help eye care in the East African country has appealed for donations of retinoscopes, ophthalmoscopes, and trial frames to take with him." I am basically looking to try and take along small pieces of equipment with me such as confrontation tests, cross cyls and the like/'said Neil Drain, who will make the trip during June 5-13.