Nigerian Journal of Ophthalmology

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 http://www.nigerianjournalofophthalmology.com.The 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

January-June 2017| Vol 25| Issue 1

Review Article

Subgaleal haematoma extending into the orbit following blunt head trauma as a cause of permanent blindness: A case illustrated review

Concurrent occurrence of subgaleal haematoma (SGH) and orbital subperiosteal haematoma (OSPH) is an unusual post-traumatic phenomenon. It is especially seen in cases of massive SGH. This report is a...


Original Article

Ocular axial length measurement among normal adults using magnetic resonance imaging

Background/Introduction: Macrophthalmia and microphthalmia are cardinal signs of many orbito-ocular and systemic diseases which are seen in northern Nigeria. Some cases of refractive error ma...


Original Article

Pattern of ocular trauma in Gusau, north west Nigeria

Background: Ocular trauma is an important public health hazard especially in the developing countries. The objective of the study was to determine the pattern of ocular injuries in patients w...


Original Article

Indications and treatment outcomes of intravitreal bevacizumab and ranibizumab for retinal diseases in Benin City, Nigeria

Background: The emergence of intravitreal antivascular endothelial growth factors (antiVEGF) has revolutionalised the treatment and prognosis of many retinal diseases. Aim: To determin...