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Article provides a scientific explanation for pandemic-related challenges blind and visually impaired (BVI) people experience. These challenges include spatial cognition, nonvisual information access, and environmental perception. Also offers promising technical solutions for the above challenges.

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American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

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Issue 4

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Volume 13

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COVID-19_Teaching, Learning & Research_2021_07_28

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Rizzo, J. R., Beheshti, M., Fang, Y., Flanagan, S., & Giudice, N. A. (2021). COVID ‐19 and Visual Disability: Can't look and now don't touch. PM&R, 13(4), 415–421.

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