Oman Journal of Ophthalmology (OJO) is the official publication of the Oman Ophthalmic Society. It is a peer-reviewed, open access journal in Ophthalmology, and published 3 Issues. The journal’s full text is available online at www.ojoonline.org. The journal caters to the need to practicing clinicians. Hence, articles with clinical interest and implications are given preference. The journal does not charge for submission, processing, publication of manuscripts, or color reproduction of photographs.Sultan Qaboos University Hospital Office
The society or the editorial board does not accept any responsibility for statements published in the journal. These statements are solely attributable to the authors, and are not necessarily indicative of the policies of the society or the editorial board.
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Scope of the Journal
- To provide a platform for scientific expression of the Oman Ophthalmic Society and the international Ophthalmic community and to provide opportunities for free exchange of ideas and information.
- To serve as a valuable resource for ophthalmologists, eye-care providers including optometrists, orthoptists, other health care professionals and research workers in all aspects of the field of visual science.
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