asthenopia

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  • noun

Synonyms for asthenopia

a tiredness of the eyes caused by prolonged close work by a person with an uncorrected vision problem

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He advises, looking away from the screen from time to time will reduce eye fatigue.
87% OF RADIOLOGISTS EXPERIENCE PHYSICAL DISCOMFORT WHEN READING IMAGES 66% experience eye fatigue 56% suffer from neck strain 52% struggle with back pain
To reduce eye fatigue, the SoftGlow wall light adds ambient light to the reading room, while the SoftGlow task light shines a light on papers and film folders.
Making its debut appearance at IFA 2014, the brand-new Philips SoftBlue display reduces eye fatigue by eliminating emissions of blue light at harmful wavelengths, helping to mitigate the negative impact on eyes and improve well-being.
Use plastic photochromic lenses that block 100 per cent UV radiation and enhance visual comfort by preventing eye fatigue and reducing glare.
The HD-210U offers the potential of improved efficiency and ergonomics, including eliminating eye fatigue (from repetitive eyepiece viewing), neck and back strain, while enabling collaborative diagnostics in a group setting.
Hence, the accommodative system has to work harder with an increased lag, resulting in visual discomfort and eye fatigue.
To avoid eye fatigue, follow the Vision Council's "20-20-20" rule: Every 20 minutes, take a 20-second break and look at something 20 feet away from your monitor.
HOYA LENS UK has launched BlueControl, a coating which neutralises the blue light emitted by digital screens, preventing eye fatigue and eye strain.
Another basic step is to ensure that all the lights, including indicators and registration plate lights, operate correctly to avoid poor road visibility, accidents or unnecessary eye fatigue for the driver.
We blink less when we're doing intense work and some of the eye fatigue can be due to dry eye that we might not even notice.
But, with the dramatic increase in home and office computer use, complaints of eye fatigue and discomfort have also become common.
Hager Elites offer photochromic lense technology; meaning their lenses automatically adapt to lighting conditions to reduce glare and help minimize eye fatigue throughout the workday.
Also, when you're working on a computer or doing other close work such as reading or sewing, it's a good idea to rest your eyes briefly every hour or so to lessen eye fatigue.
The Field Flattener system will help relieve eye fatigue by minimizing curvature at the edges of the viewing area.