Temporal Contrast Sensitivity

Flicker Test

The “Flicker Test” is informative of light and dark adaptation abilities. Sensitivity to the high temporal frequency range is significantly affected by aging5 and disease; whereas the low and medium temporal frequency range seem more affected by ophthalmological changes.

 

References

5Kim & Mayer, Journal of the Optical Society of America A 1994 (11)7:1958-69