About the Journal

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Aims and scope of journal

Eye is the official journal of The Royal College of Ophthalmologists. It aims to provide the practising ophthalmologist with information on the latest clinical and laboratory based research. Whilst principally aimed at the practising clinician, the journal contains material of interest to a wider readership including optometrists, orthopists, other health care professionals and research workers in all aspects of the field of visual science. 

Impact factor

2016 Impact Factor 2.275*

Rank:
21/59 Ophthalmology

*2016 Journal Citation Reports® Science Edition (Clarivate Analytics, 2017)

Abstracted/indexed in

BIOSIS
Current Contents/Clinical Medicine
EBSCO Discovery Service
Google Scholar
Medline
OCLC
Science Citation Index
Science Citation Index Expanded (SciSearch)
SCOPUS
Summon by ProQuest
EBSCO Academic Search
EBSCO Advanced Placement Source
EBSCO Biomedical Reference Collection
EBSCO CINAHL
EBSCO STM Source
EBSCO TOC Premier

ISSN and eISSN

The international standard serial number (ISSN) for Eye is 0950-222X, and the electronic international standard serial number (eISSN) is 1476-5454.

Newsfeeds

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