Digital Eye Strain

These studies investigate the role blue light exposure plays in digital eye strain, which affects up to 65% of people who use electronic devices regularly, causing discomfort, blurred vision and headaches.

 

 

2019


Ocular and visual discomfort associated with smartphones, tablets and computers: what we do and do not know.

S. Jaiswal, L. Asper, J. Long, A. Lee, et al., Clinical and Experimental Optometry, 2019. 0(0). https://doi.org/10.1111/cxo.12851

 


Visual implications of digital device usage in school children: a cross-sectional study.

P. Ichhpujani, R.B. Singh, W. Foulsham, S. Thakur, et al., BMC Ophthalmol, 2019. 19(1): p. 76-84. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12886-019-1082-5

 


 

 

2018


Effect of Ambient Light Exposure on Ocular Fatigue during Sleep.

Y.W.N. Suh, K. H.Ahn, S. E.Oh, J., J Korean Med Sci, 2018. 33(38): p. e248. https://doi.org/10.3346/jkms.2018.33.e248

 


Digital eye strain: prevalence, measurement and amelioration.

A.L. Sheppard, J.S. Wolffsohn, BMJ Open Ophthalmology, 2018. 3(1). https://bmjophth.bmj.com/content/3/1/e000146.abstract

 


Night Light Pollution and Ocular Fatigue.

C.A.-O.X. Park, J Korean Med Sci. , 2018. 33(38): p. e257. https://doi.org/10.3346/jkms.2018.33.e257

 


Management of digital eye strain.

C. Coles-Brennan, A. Sulley, G. Young, Clinical and Experimental Optometry, 2018. 102(1): p. 18-29. https://doi.org/10.1111/cxo.12798

 


Visual function, digital behavior and the vision performance index.

S.F. Ahmed, K.C. McDermott, W.K. Burge, I.I.K. Ahmed, et al., Clinical Ophthalmology, 2018. 12: p. 2553-2561. https://doi.org/10.2147/OPTH.S187131

 


 

 

2017


The Evolving Science of Blue Light

G. Morgan, Technical White Paper, TechShieldBlue, Editor. 2017, VSP Optics Group. https://www.techshieldblue.com/uploads/8/5/2/9/85290858/the-evolving-science-of-blue-light.pdf

 


Viewing distance and eyestrain symptoms with prolonged viewing of smartphones.

J. Long, R. Cheung, S. Duong, R. Paynter, L. Asper, Clin Exp Optom, 2017. 100(2): p. 133-137. https://doi.org/10.1111/cxo.12453

 


Visual Fatigue Induced by Viewing a Tablet Computer with a High-resolution Display.

D.J. Kim, C.Y. Lim, N. Gu and C.Y. Park, Korean J Ophthalmol, 2017. 31(5): p. 388-393. https://doi.org/10.3341/kjo.2016.0095

 


 

 

2016


Computer vision syndrome (a.k.a. digital eye strain).

M. Rosenfield, Optometry in Practice, 2016. 17(1): p. 1-10. https://www.college-optometrists.org/oip-resource/computer-vision-syndrome–a-k-a–digital-eye-strain.html

 


 

 

2015


Prevalence of asthenopia in children: a systematic review with meta-analysis.

M.A.P. Vilela, L.C. Pellanda, A.G. Fassa and V.D. Castagno, Jornal de Pediatria, 2015. 91(4): p. 320-325. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jped.2014.10.008

 


More Screen Time = More Digital Eye Strain, Increased electronic device use has multiplied the potential stresses on the ocular system.

L. Hall and C. Coles-Brennan, in Contact Lens Spectrum. 2015. p. 38-40. https://www.clspectrum.com/issues/2015/june-2015/more-screen-time-more-digital-eye-strain

 


 

 

2011


Computer vision syndrome: a review of ocular causes and potential treatments.

M. Rosenfield, Ophthalmic Physiol Opt, 2011. 31(502–515). https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1475-1313.2011.00834.x

 


 

 

2009


Impact of computer use on children’s vision.

N. Kozeis, Hippokratia, 2009. 13(4): p. 230-231. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2776336/

 


 

 

1994


Eye discomfort and work with visual display terminals.

U.O. Bergqvist and B.G. Knave, Scand J Work Environ Health, 1994. 20. https://doi.org/10.5271/sjweh.1432