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BMJ Open Ophthalmology

is an international peer-reviewed journal, publishing clinically relevant content in ophthalmology and vision science.

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JOURNAL NEWSBMJ Open Ophthalmology is now indexed in MEDLINE/PubMed.

BMJ Open Ophthalmology is an open access journal that covers all aspects of ophthalmology and vision science, providing clinicians and scientists with the information they need to improve patient care. It publishes high quality papers in basic, translational and clinical science, and vision science.

BMJ Open Ophthalmology is a companion journal to British Journal of Ophthalmology. It adheres to the highest industry standards concerning publication ethics. To read the journal's detailed guidelines please see our policies.

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Professor Stephen B. Kaye, University of Liverpool, UK
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BMJ Open Ophthalmology and British Journal of Ophthalmology operate popular social media channels on Twitter and Facebook, and are looking for a new Social Media Editor to run these channels and grow the journal's audience. For more information about the role and how to apply before the deadline of 30th June 2022, please see the full role description.

The journal is pleased to announce it is now affiliated with the European Eye Bank Association and is an official publication of the Bowman Club.

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Comparison of age-related vascular changes in the optic disc of patients with diabetes, with glaucomatous and non-glaucomatous features

17 August 2022


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Sore eyes as the most significant ocular symptom experienced by people with COVID-19: a comparison between pre-COVID-19 and during COVID-19 states
30 November 2020


BMJ Open Ophthalmology accepts submissions of a range of article types, including Original Research, Protocols and Reviews.

The Author Information section provides specific article requirements to help you turn your research into an article suitable for BMJ Open Ophthalmology.

Information is also provided on editorial policies and open access.

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