What is Visual Field Test?

Category: Procedures


A visual field test is a method of measuring an individual's entire scope of vision, that is their central and peripheral (side) vision. Visual field testing actually maps the visual fields of each eye individually.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Optic nerve inflammation (optic neuritis) 7 0
Vision problems 5 1
Diagnostic assessment 3 0
Increase effect of another treatment 2 0
Balance problems 1 0
Blindness left eye 1 0

Show all 11 reasons taken

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 3

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Visual Field Test

Side effect Patients


Based on patients currently having Visual Field Test

Dosage Patients
yearly 3
as needed 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 3
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 3
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 2
Not specified 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Visual Field Test.