OVS Announces - June 2017

 

CALL FOR PAPERS
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 June 2017 Optometry & Vision Science


Here are brief highlights.
The online copy will be available early-June.
E-Publication now available for all these articles at
http://journals.lww.com/optvissci

Michael Twa, OD, PhD, FAAO
 Editor-in-Chief


The Safety of Soft Contact Lenses in Children

Mark A. Bullimore

 


Specific Location of Disc Hemorrhage is Linked to Nerve Fiber Layer Defects

Young Cheol Yoo, Joon Mo Kim, Han Seok Park, Chungkwon Yoo, Seong Hee Shim, Yu Sam Won, Ki Ho Park, Robert T. Chang

 


Influence of Optic Disc Size on Identifying Glaucomatous Optic Neuropathy

Gregory J. Nixon, Ronald K. Watanabe, Michael Sullivan-Mee, Anthony DeWilde, Lisa Young, G. Lynn Mitchell

 


Foveal Curvature and Asymmetry Assessed Using Optical Coherence Tomography

Dean A. VanNasdale, Amanda Eilerman, Aaron Zimmerman, Nicky Lai, Keith Ramsey, Loraine T. Sinnott

 


Corneal Equilibrium Flux as a Function of Corneal Surface Oxygen Tension

Vicente Compañ, Marcel Aguilella-Arzo, Barry A. Weissman

 


Bigaussian Wavefront Model for Normal and Keratoconic Eyes

Jos Rozema, Pablo Rodriguez, Rafael Navarro, Carina Koppen

 


Impact of Dry Eye Symptoms and Daily Activities in a Modern Office

Mirjam M. A. van Tilborg, Katherine S. Evans, Paul J. Murphy

 


Comparison of Ocular Lubricant Osmolalities

Etty Bitton, Carolyn Perugino, Stephanie Charette

 


Investigating the Short-Term Effect of Eyelid Massage on Corneal Topography

Britta Riede-Pult, Katharine Evans, Heiko Pult


The Development of the Chinese Intermittent Extropia Questionnaire (CIXTQ)

Hui Zhu, Ling Shen, Chao-Qun Yuan, Shu Xu, Zhen-Hua Leng, Zhu-Jun Fu, Yun-Hua Xiao, Hu Liu

 


Developing a Logarithmic Chinese Reading Acuity Chart

Qi-Ming Han, Lin-Juan Cong, Cong Yu, Lei Liu