Navigation Links
Setting blurred images in motion improves perception
Date:9/27/2013

Philadelphia, Pa. (September 26, 2013) - Blurred images that are unidentifiable as still pictures become understandable once the images are set in motion. That's because of a phenomenon called "optic flow"which may be especially relevant as a source of visual information in people with low vision, reports a study 'With an Eye to Low Vision: Optic Flow Enables Perception Despite Image Blur' (published online ahead of print, September 3, 2013) in the October issue of Optometry and Vision Science official journal of the American Academy of Optometry. The journal is published by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, a part of Wolters Kluwer Health.

The concept of optic flow "has important implications for understanding of the daily functioning of observers with low vision," according to the report by Jing Samantha Pan, MA, and Geoffrey P. Bingham, PhD, of Indiana University, Bloomington. "For low-vision observers, static image information is not the only (or perhaps even the primary) source of information about [their] surroundings."

Despite Blur, Motion Improves Perception of Events

The researchers designed a study to assess the contributions of static images and optic flow to identifying events in the environment. They took short videos of everyday activities, such as a woman pouring a drink, a man bowling, and two people dancing. The black-and-white videos were then blurredsimilar to what might be seen by a person with low visionand split into 20 frames.

Volunteers with normal vision were then presented with the blurred images and asked to describe what they saw. First, static im
'/>"/>

Contact: Connie Hughes
connie.hughes@wolterskluwer.com
646-674-6348
Wolters Kluwer Health
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Mount Sinai is first in New York state to perform new Alzheimers imaging test in clinical setting
2. Magnets in iPad2 May Alter Settings on Brain Shunt Devices: Study
3. Settings standards for research into Rett syndrome
4. Setting national goals to bolster patient safety with electronic health records
5. Little evidence to support TB interventions in real-world, low-resource settings
6. Study Questions Importance of Triggers in Setting Off Migraines
7. USHEALTH Advisors Shows No Signs of Slowing its Record-Setting Growth Trajectory
8. Setting the record straight on Medicares overhead costs: New study
9. Study: Computerized reminders significantly improve HIV care in resource-limited setting
10. hCGTreatments / Diet Doc hCG Diets & Weight Loss Plans Announces Medical Weight Loss Capable of Resetting the Metabolism
11. CHOP, Penn Study is the First to Compare Treatments for HIV-Infected Children in Low-Resource Settings; Results Show Less-Used Regimen is More Effective
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/21/2014)... BellasDress.com offers a wide range of women’s dresses, ... its BellasDress Christmas Sale , offering big discounts ... BellasDress is a famous online supplier of women’s dresses; ... series of promotions. The dress experts of the company ... are proud of offering high quality wedding dresses and ...
(Date:12/21/2014)... York, New York (PRWEB) December 21, 2014 ... ) and other product liability claims involving a ... incretin mimetics continue to move forward in a ... Court, Southern District of California, Bernstein Liebhard LLP ... the Court has established a data cut-off date ...
(Date:12/21/2014)... Muskegon, Mi (PRWEB) December 21, 2014 ... a child in need while at the same time helping ... is a non-profit community-based organization committed to serving those ... to meet their needs to improve the quality of life. ... would make an impact in the local community and he ...
(Date:12/21/2014)... Portland, OR (PRWEB) December 21, 2014 ... discussing some of the issues and systemic barriers for ... ITU World Paratriathlon Champion. Scheidies has a condition called ... over time. He describes how he adapted his athletic ... to use his success in triathlon to pioneer the ...
(Date:12/21/2014)... (PRWEB) December 21, 2014 The Oncology Institute ... in the Santa Ana and Whittier offices. The Hope for ... the lives of patients and their families during the holiday ... out to approximately 70 children between both offices. This event ... help of Target’s community service team, store managers and assistant ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:BellasDress.com Announces its BellasDress Christmas Sale 2Health News:Byetta Lawsuit News: New Order Issued in Federal Incretin Mimetics Litigation, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Report 2Health News:Byetta Lawsuit News: New Order Issued in Federal Incretin Mimetics Litigation, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Report 3Health News:Byetta Lawsuit News: New Order Issued in Federal Incretin Mimetics Litigation, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Report 4Health News:AlignLife of Norton Shores Makes a Brighter Christmas for Kids in Muskegon 2Health News:Disability in Sports on SCI TV with Triathlon World Champ Aaron Scheidies 2Health News:Disability in Sports on SCI TV with Triathlon World Champ Aaron Scheidies 3
... identified some of the elusive downstream molecules that play a ... cancer. The research, published by Cell Press in the October ... identifies a compound found in grapes and red wine as ... cancer. , About 8% of breast cancer cases are caused ...
... by Johns Hopkins Children,s Center challenge the longstanding practice ... to fight inflammation and prevent lung disease. The researchers ... and that low cortisol levels are not even necessarily ... to increase the risk of dangerous bleeding in the ...
... 9 Miss Universe 2008 Dayana,Mendoza demonstrates her commitment ... HIV at the 6th annual National Latino AIDS Awareness,Day ... at the Julia de Burgos,Cultural Center located at 1680 ... impact of the epidemic continues to disproportionately affect the,health ...
... their lives with social change, are failing to break ... Academic research supported by the Economic and Social Research ... most members of the baby boom generation often ... consumer society - have modest ideas for their retirement. ...
... Life Spine, HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., Oct. 8 ... that it has acquired the,majority of the intellectual property ... disclosed., According to Michael S. Butler, Life Spine,s ... of the spine market,place is intellectual property. To this ...
... About John McCain,s Health Care Plan" a Blockbuster in Swing,States, ... DVD "The Facts about John McCain,s Health Care Plan" have ... weeks, courtesy of the,Service Employees International Union (SEIU). The DVD ... -- Voting against helping seniors afford the prescription ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:New findings may improve treatment of inherited breast cancer 2Health News:Steroid treatment offers no benefit in preemies, Hopkins Children's study suggests 2Health News:Steroid treatment offers no benefit in preemies, Hopkins Children's study suggests 3Health News:Miss Universe 2008 Dayana Mendoza Joins the Fight Against AIDS by Getting Tested for HIV 2Health News:Miss Universe 2008 Dayana Mendoza Joins the Fight Against AIDS by Getting Tested for HIV 3Health News:'60s generation is heading for conventional old age 2Health News:'60s generation is heading for conventional old age 3Health News:'60s generation is heading for conventional old age 4Health News:SEIU DVD Exposes How McCain 'Care' Leaves Seniors Behind 2
(Date:12/19/2014)... and LYON, France , Dec. 19, ... LLY ) and Adocia (Euronext Paris: FR0011184241 – ADOC) ... an ultra-rapid insulin, known as BioChaperone Lispro, for treatment ... BioChaperone Lispro relies on Adocia,s proprietary BioChaperone® technology and ... and Adocia will develop BioChaperone Lispro with the goal ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... , Dec. 17, 2014  Strategic Health Services, Inc. ... solutions, today announced a strategic agreement with QualCare, Inc., a ... New Jersey regional marketplace.  This agreement will ... health and wellness solutions QualCare brings to its clients ... surrounding region. QualCare plans cover more ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... , Dec. 17, 2014  ImmunoCellular Therapeutics, ... US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has issued ... a dendritic cell-based immunotherapeutic vaccine targeting six tumor ... claims of US Patent No. 8,871,211, which issued ... cancer by administering a dendritic cell composition comprising ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Lilly and Adocia Announce Alliance to Co-Develop Ultra-Rapid Insulin Based on BioChaperone Technology 2Lilly and Adocia Announce Alliance to Co-Develop Ultra-Rapid Insulin Based on BioChaperone Technology 3Strategic Health Services to collaborate with QualCare on Population Health and Wellness Technology for QualCare Members 2Strategic Health Services to collaborate with QualCare on Population Health and Wellness Technology for QualCare Members 3ImmunoCellular Therapeutics Announces Issuance of Key Patent For ICT-107 Cancer Vaccine 2
... 2011 Reportlinker.com announces that a ... in its catalogue: ... Global Markets ... HIGHLIGHTS * The ...
... The Commonwealth on Wednesday welcomed a ... global action against the burden and debilitating impact of ... Commonwealth priorities as identified by Health Ministers at their ... Priority for the Commonwealth". The High-Level  Meeting ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Contract Pharmaceutical Manufacturing, Research and Packaging: Global Markets 2Contract Pharmaceutical Manufacturing, Research and Packaging: Global Markets 3Contract Pharmaceutical Manufacturing, Research and Packaging: Global Markets 4Contract Pharmaceutical Manufacturing, Research and Packaging: Global Markets 5Contract Pharmaceutical Manufacturing, Research and Packaging: Global Markets 6Contract Pharmaceutical Manufacturing, Research and Packaging: Global Markets 7Contract Pharmaceutical Manufacturing, Research and Packaging: Global Markets 8Contract Pharmaceutical Manufacturing, Research and Packaging: Global Markets 9Contract Pharmaceutical Manufacturing, Research and Packaging: Global Markets 10Contract Pharmaceutical Manufacturing, Research and Packaging: Global Markets 11Contract Pharmaceutical Manufacturing, Research and Packaging: Global Markets 12Contract Pharmaceutical Manufacturing, Research and Packaging: Global Markets 13Contract Pharmaceutical Manufacturing, Research and Packaging: Global Markets 14Contract Pharmaceutical Manufacturing, Research and Packaging: Global Markets 15Contract Pharmaceutical Manufacturing, Research and Packaging: Global Markets 16Contract Pharmaceutical Manufacturing, Research and Packaging: Global Markets 17Contract Pharmaceutical Manufacturing, Research and Packaging: Global Markets 18Contract Pharmaceutical Manufacturing, Research and Packaging: Global Markets 19Contract Pharmaceutical Manufacturing, Research and Packaging: Global Markets 20Contract Pharmaceutical Manufacturing, Research and Packaging: Global Markets 21Contract Pharmaceutical Manufacturing, Research and Packaging: Global Markets 22Commonwealth Welcomes Global Commitment to Combat Non-Communicable Diseases 2
10 L, Bulk Recommended for 2, 5, 10 L pipettes....
This extended 10 ul combats contamination by keeping your pipettor out of 1.5 ul and 2.0 ul tubes. Utilizes MicroPoint design and 2 ul reference mark....
... the gold standard for WBC differentials, ... your technologists manual results- no doubts, ... morphology advances cell separation to a ... differentiation of various disease states, including ...
200 L, Racked, Pre-sterilized, 96 tips/rack Recommended for 20, 25, 50, 100 and 200 L pipettes. Can also be used with 300 L pipettes when pipetting 200 L or less....
Medicine Products: