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.
April-June 2016| Vol 11| Issue 2
Quality of life and strabismus surgery in children
Clinicians often make a personal assessment of how much quality of life (QoL) improves after treating a patient. Objective evaluation of QoL, therefore, can help clinicians make educated decisions o...
Corneal biomechanical changes following toric soft contact lens wear
Purpose: To determine the effect of using toric soft contact lenses on corneal biomechanical properties.
Methods: We enrolled 33 healthy patients with mean age of 23.18 ± 4.06 an...
Efficacy of wavefront-guided photorefractive keratectomy with iris registration for management of moderate to high astigmatism by advanced personalized treatment nomogram
Purpose: To evaluate the efficacy of photorefractive keratectomy (PRK) using the advanced personalized treatment (APT) nomogram for correction of moderate to high astigmatism.
Abstracting and Indexing Information
The journal is registered with the following abstracting partners:
CABI, CNKI (China National Knowledge Infrastructure), EBSCO Publishing's Electronic Databases, Exlibris – Primo Central, Google Scholar, Hinari, Infotrieve, Journal Guide, National Science Library, OpenJGate, 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