[Hygienic problems in the use of computers by school children with refractive disorders]

Gig Sanit. 1996 Jul-Aug:(4):19-22.
[Article in Russian]


The influence of 0.5-hour computer loading on accommodation, critical frequency of a flicker, vision capacity for work, the function of the central nervous system was studied. Significant functional changes were revealed in schoolchildren with myopia. Protective screens were found to improve their functional indices. Therefore, children with myopia should be identified as a risk group to regulate their work regimen.

Publication types

  • Comparative Study
  • English Abstract

MeSH terms

  • Accommodation, Ocular
  • Age Factors
  • Central Nervous System / physiopathology
  • Child
  • Computer Terminals*
  • Humans
  • Models, Biological
  • Myopia / complications
  • Myopia / physiopathology
  • Refractive Errors / complications*
  • Refractive Errors / physiopathology
  • Risk Factors
  • Time Factors