Journal of Ophthalmic and Vision Research (JOVR) is the official scientific publication of the Ophthalmic Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences. JOVR is a peer-reviewed, open-access journal with the mission to disseminate research, information and viewpoints on different aspects of ophthalmology and vision science including basic and clinical research aiming to advance the science, technology, ethics and art of ophthalmology. The scope of the journal is intended to include not only clinical ophthalmology, but also related basic science disciplines that contribute to the science of vision.
Scope of the journal
The journal covers basic, translational and clinical studies related to different subspecialty fields including cornea and ocular surface, lens and cataract, glaucoma, vitreoretinal disorders, uveitis, ocular oncology & pathology, neuro-ophthalmology, pediatric ophthalmology & strabismus, and ophthalmic plastic & reconstructive surgery. Other areas of interest include ocular imaging & surgical techniques and ophthalmic epidemiology, in addition to controversial and challenging topics.
October-December 2017| Vol 12| Issue 4
Use of photorefractive keratectomy treated donor corneas for endothelial keratoplasty
Corneal transplantation has been widely performed since the first successful surgery was described by Zirm. Recent data from the Eye Bank Association of America (EBAA), the accredited organization tha...
Optical coherence tomography angiography as an imaging modality for evaluation of diabetic macular edema
Diabetic retinopathy remains a leading cause of blindness worldwide in patients aged 20–64 years. Diabetic macular edema (DME) threating or involving the fovea is a common etiology for vision...
Distribution of different sized ocular surface vessels in diabetics and normal individuals
Purpose: To compare the distribution of different sized vessels using digital photographs of the ocular surface of diabetic and normal individuals.
Methods: In this cross-sectional stud...
Abstracting and Indexing Information
The journal is registered with the following abstracting partners:
Baidu Scholar, CNKI (China National Knowledge Infrastructure), EBSCO Publishing's Electronic Databases, Exlibris – Primo Central, Google Scholar, Hinari, Infotrieve, National Science Library, ProQuest, TdNet
The journal is indexed with, or included in, the following:
DOAJ, Index Copernicus, Index Medicus for the Eastern Mediterranean Region(IMEMR), PubMed Central, Scimago Journal Ranking, SCOPUS
Features of Manuscript Management System
- Online submission
- Wider visibility though open access
- Higher impact with wider visibility
- Prompt review