Journal of Optometry Journal of Optometry

Spanish General Council of Optometry
Current number
January 2016 - March 2016
Vol. 9. Num. 1.
Pages e1-e2
Pages 1-70

Journal of Optometry The Journal of Optometry (J Optom) is the scientific peer-reviewed publication of the Spanish General Council of Optometrists ( Audience of J Optom includes Optometrists, Ophthalmologists and Visual Scientists as well as undergraduate and post-graduate students in these fields. The J Optom welcomes the submission of original manuscripts and reviews describing clinical and experimental research in the field of Optometry, Ophthalmic Optics, Ocular Surface and Basic and Applied Visual Science in general; research on Instruments and Techniques, Reports of Clinical Cases, and clinically relevant laboratory investigations are also welcomed. The journal will be published every 3 months and is accessible for free on the Internet at The J Optom publishes Full-Length Original Articles, Scientific Letters, Critical Reviews, Editorials, Letters to Editor and other Authors. Manuscripts must be submitted in English language irrespective of the native language of the authors. Within each issue, all abstracts will be translated into Spanish by the Editorial Office. Periodically, selected articles from each issue will be also translated into Spanish in order to spread the scientific knowledge and to expand the readership of the journal.

Vol. 9. Num. 1. January 2016 - March 2016 Pages e1-e2
This is the first issue available in English language
Let there be more light!
Norberto López-Gil
J Optom. 2016;9:1-2
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2015, A Year of Light!!
José M. González-Méijome, David P. Piñero-Lloréns, César Villa-Collar
J Optom. 2016;9:3-4
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Technical Report
Peripheral refraction and higher-order aberrations with cycloplegia and fogging lenses using the BHVI-EyeMapper
Ravi Chandra Bakaraju, Cathleen Fedtke, Klaus Ehrmann, Darrin Falk, Varghese Thomas, Brien Anthony Holden
J Optom. 2016;9:5-12
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Original articles
Longitudinal changes in corneal curvature and its relationship to axial length in the Correction of Myopia Evaluation Trial (COMET) cohort
Mitchell Scheiman, Jane Gwiazda, Qinghua Zhang, Li Deng, Karen Fern, Ruth E. Manny, Erik Weissberg, Leslie Hyman
J Optom. 2016;9:13-21
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A survey of the criteria for prescribing in cases of borderline refractive errors
Einat Shneor, Bruce John William Evans, Yael Fine, Yehudit Shapira, Liat Gantz, Ariela Gordon-Shaag
J Optom. 2016;9:22-31
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Accommodation and pupil responses to random-dot stereograms
Rajaraman Suryakumar, Robert Allison
J Optom. 2016;9:40-6
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Visual function among commercial vehicle drivers in the central region of Ghana
Samuel Bert Boadi-Kusi, Samuel Kyei, Frederick Afum Asare, Andrew Owusu-Ansah, Agnes Awuah, Charles Darko-Takyi
J Optom. 2016;9:54-63
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Visual impairment attributable to uncorrected refractive error and other causes in the Ghanaian youth: The University of Cape Coast Survey
Samuel Abokyi, Alex Ilechie, Peter Nsiah, Charles Darko-Takyi, Emmanuel Kwasi Abu, Yaw Jnr Osei-Akoto, Mathurin Youfegan-Baanam
J Optom. 2016;9:64-70
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