Differential acuity of the two eyes and the problem of ocular dominances.


Journal Article

While it has long been thought that no relationship exists between the eye of greater visual acuity and the eye favored in sighting, the data collected suggest the need for a re-examination of this issue. Sighting-dominance and acuity-dominance were associated. In addition, most individuals tested showed acuity-dominance of the left eye.

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Published Date

  • September 1, 1961

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Volume / Issue

  • 134 / 3479

Start / End Page

  • 614 -

PubMed ID

  • 13696654

Pubmed Central ID

  • 13696654

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1095-9203

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0036-8075

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1126/science.134.3479.614


  • eng