Journal of Optometry Journal of Optometry

Spanish General Council of Optometry
Current number
October - December 2015
Vol. 8. Num. 4.
Pages 221-276

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. 8. Num. 4. October - December 2015 Pages 221-276
This is the first issue available in English language
Tribute to Professor Brien A. Holden, OD, PhD, DSc (1940–2015)
José Manuel González-Méijome
J Optom. 2015;8:221-2
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ReviewOriginal Articles
Perimetric progression using the Visual Field Index and the Advanced Glaucoma Intervention Study score and its clinical correlations
Juan Gros-Otero, Miguel Castejón, Javier Paz-Moreno, Dimitrios Mikropoulos, Miguel Teus
J Optom. 2015;8:232-8
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Diurnal versus office-hour intraocular pressure fluctuation in primary adult onset glaucoma
Tarun Arora, Shveta Jindal Bali, Vishal Arora, Meenakshi Wadhwani, Anita Panda, Tanuj Dada
J Optom. 2015;8:239-43
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Change in intraocular pressure during scleral depression
Richard Trevino, Brandi Stewart
J Optom. 2015;8:244-51
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Comparison of subjective and objective methods to determine the retinal arterio-venous ratio using fundus photography
Rebekka Heitmar, Angelos A. Kalitzeos, Sunni R. Patel, Diana Prabhu-Das, Robert P. Cubbidge
J Optom. 2015;8:252-7
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Macular pigment spatial distribution effects on glare disability
Christopher M. Putnam, Carl J. Bassi
J Optom. 2015;8:258-65
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Macular retinal sensitivity using MP-1 in healthy Malaysian subjects of different ages
Siti Aishah Ismail, Haliza Abdul Mutalib, Nor Fariza Ngah
J Optom. 2015;8:266-72
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Case report