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Changes to colour vision on exposure to high altitude.

Authors
  • Davies, A J
  • Morris, D S
  • Kalson, N S
  • Wright, A D
  • Imray, C H E
  • Hogg, C R
Type
Published Article
Journal
Journal of the Royal Army Medical Corps
Publication Date
Mar 01, 2011
Volume
157
Issue
1
Pages
107–109
Identifiers
PMID: 21465919
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

This experiment revealed no changes to colour vision with exposure to 3,300m. This may be below the threshold altitude for cone dysfunction, alternatively colour vision deterioration may be less significant in mesopic conditions.

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