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Aims and Scope

The European retina journal

Established since 1899, Ophthalmologica is a frequently cited guide to research in clinical and experimental ophthalmology with a large international circulation and international readership. It contains a selection of patient-oriented contributions covering the etiology of eye diseases, diagnostic techniques, and advances in medical and surgical treatment, with special emphasis on retinal diseases. In addition to original research, the journal regularly features timely reviews to help the readers stay up to date. Ophthalmologica is the official journal of the European Society of Retina Specialists (EURETINA).

Bibliographic Details

Journal Abbreviation: Ophthalmologica
ISSN: 0030-3755 (Print)
e-ISSN: 1423-0267 (Online)
DOI: 10.1159/issn.0030-3755


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Founded 1899 as 'Zeitschrift für Augenheilkunde', continued 1939 as 'Ophthalmologica'
Founders: by H. Kuhnt and J. von Michel
Continued by J. Meller (1923–1938); C. Behr (1925–1938); A. Brückner (1938–1959); H.J.M. Weve (1938–1962); H.M. Dekking (1954–1966); J. ten Doesschate (1967–1971); J. François (1959–1979); E.B. Streiff (1954–1979); H. Sautter (1979–1984); W. Straub (1979–1993); Ch. Ohrloff (1994–2009); J. Cunha-Vaz (2010–2014); S. Wolf (2015-2021)

Vol. 1-95 (1899-1938) were published under the journal's former title Zeitschrift für Augenheilkunde.
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