OT  Skills Guide

Visual fields: setting up the patient

This OT  skills guide provides practitioners with a guide on getting reliable visual field results

A skilled perimetrist is key to getting the most reliable visual field results from a patient. This video explains how to set up a patient on the machine, with suggestions as to how to instruct the patient before they begin. We focus on the Humphrey Field Analyzer, but the principles can be adapted to suit your own machine.