OVS Announces - July 2017


FEATURE ISSUE - Intraocular Pressure in Glaucoma
Submission window: May 1, 2017 to July 31, 2017
Publication date: January 2018

Topics targeted for this issue include:

  • Advances in anterior segment imaging emphasizing the anatomy, physiology, and pathology of glaucoma
  • Novel drug mechanisms and advances in sustained-release medications for IOP control
  • Advances in IOP measurement, including continuous monitoring, diurnal rhythms, etc. 
  • The influence of intracranial pressure, ocular perfusion pressure and IOP on glaucoma
  • Ocular tissue biomechanics and IOP
  • Care delivery models and the use of technology in screening/telemedicine
  • The role of patient adherence and health behaviors in glaucoma therapy

Optometry and Vision Science will publish study results from original research and clinical perspectives together in a single publication in January 2018. Submissions for this feature issue will be coordinated by the Feature Issue Guest Editor: Andrew Mick (Associate Editor). All manuscripts will be peer reviewed and must be submitted online at http://ovs.edmgr.com.

Coming in the July 2017 Optometry & Vision Science

Here are brief highlights.
The online copy will be available early-July.

Michael Twa, OD, PhD, FAAO

Editorial: Identity Crisis

Michael Twa


Corneal Nerve Morphology and Tear Film Substance P in Diabetes

Maria Markoulli, Jingjing You, Juno Kim, Carmen L. Duong, Jonathan Tolentino, Joshua Karras, Edward Lum


Effect of Povidone Iodine 5% on the Cornea, Vision, and Subjective Comfort

William H. Ridder III, Caren Oquindo, Kavita Dhamdhere, James Burke

VEP Markers of Concussion History in Patients with Convergence Insufficiency

Dmitri Poltavski, Paul Lederer, Laurie Kopko Cox


Surround Propinquity and Tonic Accommodation

Tammy Nguyen, Lawrence R. Stark


Effect of Stimulus Type and Motion on Smooth Pursuit in Adults and Children

Valldeflors Vinuela Navarro, Jonathan T. Erichsen, Cathy EM Williams, J. Margaret Woodhouse


Pupillometry as a Screening Tool to Detect Pseudoexfoliation Syndrome

Erdogan Yasar, Nilgun Yildirim, Eray Atalay, Emre Tambova, Ertugrul Colak


Food-Induced Red Eye

Susan G. Rodgin


Retinal Macroaneurysm Associated with Congenital Anomalous Retinal Artery

Vinod Kumar, Rinky Agarwal, Parijat Chandra

Book Review: The Retinal Atlas, 2nd Edition

Jeff Rabin