Nigerian Journal of Ophthalmology
ISSN - Print: 0189-9171,
Online: 2468-8363

Nigerian Journal of Ophthalmology, a publication of Ophthalmological Society of Nigeria, is a peer-reviewed online journal with Semiannual print on demand compilation of issues published. The journalís full text is available online at journal allows free access (Open Access) to its contents and permits authors to self-archive final accepted version of the articles on any OAI-compliant institutional / subject-based repository. The journal does not charge for submission, processing or publication of manuscripts and even for color reproduction of photographs.

Scope of the Journal
The journal will cover technical and clinical studies related to health, ethical and social issues in field of clinical, laboratory, community medicine, basic medical sciences, medical technology, economics and management of health care delivery. Articles with clinical interest and implications will be given preference.

Current Issue

September-December 2022| Vol 30| Issue 3


Editorial Comments: Nigerian Journal of Ophthalmology, September–December 2022

This issue of the Nigerian Journal of Ophthalmology delivers a wide variety of articles with relevance to different aspects of the practice of Ophthalmology. The themes of the articles range from ba...

Original Article

Prevalence of Visual Impairment Among Primary School Pupils in the Ga West Municipality, Ghana

Abstract Objective: To determine the prevalence and pattern of visual impairment (VI) among primary school pupils in the Ga West Municipality of Ghana. Methods: A descriptive cr...

Original Article

Barriers to Free Cataract Surgery during a Surgical Outreach Camp in New Karu LGA, Nasarawa State, Nigeria

Aim: To determine the proportion of screened cataract patients with vision ≤6/60 that will utilize the free cataract surgical services and to identify the barriers to uptake of the free...

Original Article

Posterior Iris-Claw Lens – A Boon to Budding Cataract Surgeons

Abstract Aim: The aim was a retrospective comparative study on visual outcomes and complications of retro-pupillary fixated iris-claw lens (RPICL) with respect to the experience level ...