Visual acuity is usually measured with a Snellen Chart. The snellen chart displays letters of progressively smaller size. ” Normal” vision is 20/ carta snellen digunakan untuk pengujian penglihatan murid. Ujian ketajaman penglihatanInstrumen: Carta Snellen – Terdiri daripada beberapa ba.

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Whenever acuity must be assessed carefully as in an eye doctor’s examinationor where there is a possibility that the examinee might attempt to deceive the examiner as in a motor vehicle license officeequipment is used that can present the letters in a variety of randomized patterns. You may select the license of your choice. In the case of the traditional Snellen chart, the optotypes have the appearance of block letters, and are intended to be seen and read as letters.

During such examinations, acuity ratios are never mentioned. In the most familiar acuity test, a Snellen chart is placed at a standard distance: Snellen chart Medical diagnostics Purpose Snellen chart is used to estimate visual acuity A Snellen chart is an eye chart that can be used to measure visual acuity.


Wikimedia Commons has media related to Snellen charts. Thus the optotype can only be recognized if the person viewing it can discriminate a spatial pattern separated by a visual angle of one minute of arc. They are not, however, letters from any ordinary typographer’s font.

Snellen Chart

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The first line consists of one very large letter, which may be one of several letters, for example E, H, or N. The normal Snellen chart is printed with eleven lines of block letters. This is a file from the Wikimedia Commons. Summary Description Snellen chart. Oftalmologo Usage on fa.

Snellen charts are named after the Dutch ophthalmologist Herman Snellenwho developed the chart in Putting it another way, the eye should be at a distance Originally catra by Dutch ophthalmologist Herman Snellen into estimate visual acuity.

The perception of five out of six letters or similar ratio is judged to be the Snellen fraction.


Retrieved 10 May This page was last edited on 3 Februaryat From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. When printed out at this size, the E on line one will be By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Other acuities are expressed as ratios with a numerator of 6. All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from February Commons category link is on Wikidata.

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A typical Snellen chart. View more global usage of this file. Smellen person taking the test covers one eye from 6 metres or 20 feet away, and reads aloud the letters of each row, beginning at the top. At this distance, the symbols on the line representing “normal” acuity subtend an angle of five minutes of arc, and the thickness of the lines and of the spaces between the lines subtends one minute of arc.

Subsequent rows have increasing numbers of letters that decrease in size.