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impairment

(Damage), noun detriment, disrepair, harm, hurt, injury, loss
Associated concepts: impairment of vision

impairment

(Disability), noun affliction, ailment, debility, deterioration, disablement, disorder, disqualification, feebleness, frailty, handicap, helplessness, illness, impairment, impotence, impotency, inability, innbility to work, inadequacy, incapability, incapacitation, incompetence, incompetency, indisposition, ineffectiveness, ineffectuality, ineffectualness, inefficacy, inefficiency, infirmity, insufficiency, malady, sickness, unfitness, unsoundness, weakness
Associated concepts: complete disability, continuous disabillty, disability benefits, disability compensation, disability innurance, general disability, medical disability, mental dissbility, partial disability, proof of disability, temporary disability, total disability

impairment

(Drawback), noun detriment, inability, liability, limitation
Associated concepts: impairment of funds, impairment of security
See also: abuse, cost, damage, defacement, defect, deficiency, defilement, deterioration, detriment, disability, disrepair, expense, fault, handicap, harm, injury, penalty, prejudice, sacrifice, wear and tear
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Roman details phases I to III of CVI, this indicates where the child is in terms of CVI resolution and offers information regarding goal setting in each phase.
The profile of IgA deficient patients included 20 men and 18 women between the ages of 20 to 63 years; the CVI population consisted of 23 women and 10 men from 5 to 42 years of age.
Visual behaviors and perception related to damage to other areas in the brain were not considered "cortical," and thus children with damage outside the cortex were not included under the CVI umbrella.
Over the years CVI Melles Griot also leveraged the experience of John Hale, a seasoned NEP operating partner with 40 years of applied technology industry experience.
The 45 questions were broken up into four categories: (1) parents' suspicion of CVI, (2) diagnosis and information provided, (3) etiology and visual inventory, and (4) education and related services.
Jan and his colleagues were among the first researchers to document the unique visual characteristics of children with CVI.
About CVI Melles Griot Serving semiconductor, biotech, industrial, commercial, aerospace and research industries, CVI Melles Griot is a leading global supplier of photonics products including optical components and systems, lasers, motion-control systems, laser measurement instrumentation and opto-mechanical hardware.
The CVI Range (Roman-Lantzy, 2007) is a functional vision assessment that is designed for the specific visual and behavioral needs of individuals who have CVI.
Chris continues to be a valuable asset, and we look forward to the immediate contributions he will make advancing CVI Melles Griot towards becoming the leading supplier of IR components and assemblies" says CVI Melles Griot CEO, Stuart Schoenmann.
Although I can only speak for the personnel preparation programs in teaching students with visual impairments and O&M at Florida State University (FSU), others are meeting the same challenge of incorporating CVI content into course work through lectures, assigned readings, guest lectures, assignments, and practicum experiences.
Erickson, a leader in managing photonic product engineering and manufacturing teams, joins the CVI Melles Griot team in this key technology role as CVI Melles Griot looks to grow through acquisition, new product development, and market development efforts.
Over the past 30 years, university students in visual impairment have needed and received increased preparation to meet the needs of children with CVI.