Other Low-Vision Related Topics

1. Visual Impairment and Brain Reorganization

Legge, G.E. & Chung, S.T.L. (2016). Low vision and plasticity: Implications for rehabilitation. Annual Review of Vision Science, 2, 321-343. (article) (PDF)

Chung, S.T.L. & Legge G.E. (2016). Comparing the shape of contrast sensitivity functions for normal and low vision. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, 57(1), 198-207. (article) (PMC) (PDF)

Liu, T., Cheung, S.-H., Schuchard, R.A., Glielmi, C.B., Hu, X., He, S. & Legge, G.E. (2010). Incomplete cortical reorganization in macular degeneration. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, 51(12), 6826-6834. (article) (PMC) (PDF)

Crossland, M.D, Engel, S.A., & Legge, G.E. (2011). The preferred retinal locus in macular disease: Towards a consensus definition. Retina, 31(10), 2109-2014. (article) (PDF)

Cheung, S.-H.,  Fang, F., He, S. & Legge, G.E. (2009). Retinotopically specific reorganization of visual cortex for tactile pattern recognition. Current Biology, 19(7), 596-601(article) (PMC) (PDF)

Kwon, M., Legge, G.E., Fang, F., Cheong, A.M.Y. & He, S. (2009). Adaptive changes in visual cortex following prolonged contrast reduction. Journal of Vision, 9(2), 20. (article) (PMC) (PDF)

Cheung, S.H. & Legge, G.E. (2005). Functional and cortical adaptations to central vision loss. Visual Neuroscience, 22(2), 187-201. (article) (PMC) (PDF)

2. Color

Wurm, L.H., Legge, G.E., Isenberg, L.M., & Luebker, A. (1993). Color improves object recognition in normal and low vision. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 19(4), 899-911. (article) (PDF)

Legge, G.E., Parish, D.H., Luebker, A., & Wurm, L.H. (1990). Psychophysics of reading. XI. Comparing luminance and color contrast. Journal of the Optical Society of America A, 7(10), 2002-2010. (article) (PDF)
Legge, G.E. & Campbell, F.W. (1987). Vision of Color and Pattern. Carolina Biological Supply Company, Burlington NC.
Legge, G.E. & Rubin, G.S. (1986). Psychophysics of reading. IV. Wavelength effects in normal and low vision. Journal of the Optical Society of America A, 3(1), 40-51. (article) (PDF)

3. Motion

Jobling, J.T., Mansfield, J.S., Legge, G.E., & Menge, M.H. (1997). Motion parallax: Effects of blur, contrast, and field size in normal and low vision. Perception, 26(12), 1529-1538. (article) (PDF)

Legge, G.E. & Campbell, F.W. (1981). Displacement detection in human vision. Vision Research, 21(2), 205-213. (article) (PDF)

4. Methods, Definitions and History

Legge, G.E. & Chung, S.T.L. (2010). Low vision. In Goldstein, E.B. (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Perception (pp. 536-540). Sage Publications Inc. (Book)

Goodrich, G.L., Arditi, A., Rubin, G., Keeffe, J., & Legge, G.E. (2008). The low vision timeline: An interactive history. Visual Impairment Research, 10(2-3), 67-75. (article) (PDF)

Legge G.E. (2000) Low vision and psychophysics: Methodological challenges. In B. Silverstone, M.A. Lange, B. Rosenthal and E.E. Faye (Eds.), Lighthouse handbook on visual impairment and rehabilitation (pp. 213-223). Oxford University Press. (Book)

Leat, S.J., Legge, G.E., & Bullimore, M.A. (1999). What is low vision? A re-evaluation of definitions. Optometry & Vision Science76(4), 198-211. (article) (PDF)

Legge G.E. (1995). Low vision. Sky and Telescope, 89, 92. Sidebar to: May A. My window on the universe. Pp. 91-92. 

National Research Council. (1995). Currency Features for Visually Impaired People. National Materials Advisory Board, NRC, Washington DC: National Academy Press. (article

Legge, G.E. & Pelli, D.G. (1993). Report of the low vision and its rehabilitation panel. In Vision Research--A National Plan: 1994-1998. (Eds. National Advisory Eye Council), National Institutes of Health, NIH Publication No. 93-3186. (PDF)

Legge, G.E. & Rubin, G.S. (1987). Reply to J.S. Verbaken: Contrast sensitivity as a screening test. American Journal of Optometry and Physiological Optics, 64(4), 293-295. (article) (PDF)

Legge, G.E. & Rubin, G.S. (1986). Contrast sensitivity function as a screening test: A critique. American Journal of Optometry & Physiological Optics, 63(4), 265-270. (article) (PDF)