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Temporary effects of alcohol on color vision
Author(s): Maciej K. Geniusz; Malwina Geniusz; Marta Szmigiel; Joanna Przeździecka-Dołyk
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Paper Abstract

The color vision has been described as one to be very sensitive to the intake of several chemicals. The present research reviews the published literature that is concerned with color vision impairment due to alcohol. Most of this research considers people under long-term effects of alcohol. However, there is little information about temporary effects of alcohol on color vision. A group of ten volunteers aged 18-40 was studied. During the study levels of alcohol in the body were tested with a standard breathalyzer while color vision were studied using Farnsworth Munsell 100 Hue Color Vision Tests. Keywords: Col

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Date Published: 6 September 2017
PDF: 8 pages
Proc. SPIE 10367, Light in Nature VI, 103670K (6 September 2017); doi: 10.1117/12.2274470
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Maciej K. Geniusz, Wroclaw Univ. of Science and Technology (Poland)
Malwina Geniusz, Wroclaw Univ. of Science and Technology (Poland)
Marta Szmigiel, Wroclaw Univ. of Science and Technology (Poland)
Joanna Przeździecka-Dołyk, Wroclaw Univ. of Science and Technology (Poland)
Wroclaw Medical Univ. (Poland)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 10367:
Light in Nature VI
Joseph A. Shaw; Katherine Creath; Vasudevan Lakshminarayanan, Editor(s)

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