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Evaluation of stereo acuity in professional baseball and LPGA athletes compared to non-athletes

Hunfalvay, Melissa; Orr, Rhonda; Murray, Nick; Roberts, Claire-Marie

Authors

Melissa Hunfalvay

Rhonda Orr

Nick Murray



Abstract

To investigate stereo acuity of professional athletes in an open (baseball) and closed (golf) skilled sport compared to non-athletes using a new digitized version of the Titmus Stereo Test/Wirt Circles. Additionally, to examine the new test for reliability and validity.

Citation

Hunfalvay, M., Orr, R., Murray, N., & Roberts, C. (2017). Evaluation of stereo acuity in professional baseball and LPGA athletes compared to non-athletes. Vision development and rehabilitation, 3(1), 33-41

Journal Article Type Article
Acceptance Date Jan 5, 2017
Publication Date Apr 1, 2017
Journal Vision Development and Rehabilitation
Print ISSN 2374-6416
Peer Reviewed Peer Reviewed
Volume 3
Issue 1
Pages 33-41
Keywords athletes, fine depth perception, visual performance, LPGA, MLB,
stereo acuity, Titmus 49 stereo test, Wirt stereo test
Publisher URL http://c.ymcdn.com/sites/www.covd.org/resource/resmgr/vdr/vdr_3_1/VDR_3_1_hunfalvay.pdf