static perimetry


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stat·ic pe·rim·e·try

determination of the visual field by using test objects at fixed positions and gradually increasing luminance to the threshold of visibility.

static perimetry

A test of visual field impairment in which a person's ability to see objects at the edges of the visual field is assessed by changing the brightness or size of the objects but not their position.
See also: perimetry
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A comparison of manual kinetic and automated static perimetry in obtaining ptosis fields.
The closed type examination bowl provides a single solution for Goldmann kinetic and static perimetry.
4) The Royal College of Ophthalmologists guidelines recommend visual field testing every six months using either Goldmann kinetic perimetry or Humphrey or Octopus static perimetry.
Visual field testing can be performed by a number of different techniques including confrontation (at the bedside), tangent screen, Goldman kinetic perimetry, and automated static perimetry.