Journal of Optometry Journal of Optometry

Spanish General Council of Optometry
Current number
January 2015 - March 2015
Vol. 08. Num. 01.
Pages 1-63

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. 08. Num. 01. January 2015 - March 2015 Pages 1-63
This is the first issue available in English language
Tear exchange and contact lenses: A review
Alex Muntz, Lakshman N. Subbaraman, Luigina Sorbara, Lyndon Jones
J Optom. 2015;08:2-11
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Original Articles
Diffusion and Monod kinetics model to determine in vivo human corneal oxygen-consumption rate during soft contact lens wear
Luis F. Del Castillo, Ana R. Ferreira da Silva, Saul I. Hernández, M. Aguilella, Andreu Andrio, Sergio Mollá, Vicente Compañ
J Optom. 2015;08:12-8
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Overnight corneal swelling with high and low powered silicone hydrogel lenses
Amir M. Moezzi, Desmond Fonn, Jalaiah Varikooty, Trefford L. Simpson
J Optom. 2015;08:19-26.
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Evaluation of safety and efficacy of a new multipurpose disinfecting solution on silicone hydrogel contact lenses
José Pinto-Fraga, Francisco Blázquez Arauzo, Rubén Urbano Rodríguez, María J. González-García
J Optom. 2015;08:40-7.
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Short-term corneal changes with gas-permeable contact lens wear in keratoconus subjects: A comparison of two fitting approaches
Miguel Romero-Jiménez, Jacinto Santodomingo-Rubido, Patricia Flores-Rodríguez, Jose-Manuel González-Méijome
J Optom. 2015;08:48-55.
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Barriers, motivators and enablers for dispensing multifocal contact lenses in Mumbai, India
Nilesh Thite, Ukti Shah, Jasmin Mehta, Janice Jurkus
J Optom. 2015;08:56-61.
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Scientific letter
Corneal and conjunctival sensitivity in intolerant contact lens wearers
Fiona Stapleton, Blanka Golebiowski, Cheryl Skotnitsky, Maxine E. Tan, Brien A. Holden
J Optom. 2015;08:62-3.
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