Aims and Scope

Founded in 2020, Medical hypothesis, discovery & innovation in optometry, is an international, open-access, double-blind peer-reviewed, quarterly journal that considers publications related to optometry. The aim is to present a scientific medium of communication for researchers in the field of optometry. The journal is of interest to a broad audience of visual scientists and publishes original articles, reviews, case reports, and commentaries while affirming a rigorous peer-review process. The journal is affiliated and published by the "IVORC" (Registration File Number 803630055), a registered non-profit corporation in Austin, Texas, United States. We provide English editing to papers as a complimentary free-of-charge service.

Coverage: Optometry 

Abbreviation: Med Hypothesis Discov Innov Optom

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Publication history: Began with: Vol. 1, No. 1 (2020)

Current frequency: Quarterly

ISSN: 2693-8391

LCCN: 2020203045

Discipline: Optometry

Language: English

Publisher: International Virtual Ophthalmic Research Center (IVORC), registered non-profit corporation, in Texas, United States. 

Frequency: Quarterly

Open access: Yes

Advertising Policy: We do not accept advertisements.

Ombudsman Department:

Article Processing Fee: The Journal receives no governmental, educational, charitable, or any other kind of funding. We do not accept advertisements. Therefore, we publish the journal based on the article processing fees obtained from the authors. Submission of a manuscript and peer-review processes are free of charge. An article-processing fee applies only to accepted manuscripts. If a paper is accepted for publication, the authors need to pay a publication processing fee equal to 2400 EURO prior to proof. Article Processing Fee covers the cost of open access manuscripts, journal production, web hosting, CMS, database, online repository, archiving, XML conversion, reference formatting, unlimited number of color figures, and free extensive English editing.