Optometrists intervention in hockey

Xavier Vivas

Arturo Hellín

*Corresponding author: Xavier Vivas xvivas@arrakis.es

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Vivas, X., & Hellín, A. (2007). Optometrists intervention in hockey. Apunts. Educación Física y Deportes, 88, 54-59.


The practice of the different sports requires, in his development, the disposition and improves of certain visual skills. These acquired and developed visual skills will interact in the global visual behavior of the human, obtaining sportsman better positioned for a more successful sport practice. On the contrary, some states of our visual system, that have restrictions in their visual skills, will be clearly affected for an optimal development of a determined sport practice. Will we be able to improve these skills in benefit of a greater sport yield?

ISSN: 2014-0983

Published: April 1, 2007