Article Types

Chinese Journal of Experimental Ophthalmology (CJEO) article types include:

  1. Original research articles
  2. Clinical research
  3. Review articles
  4. Case reports
  5. Short communications
  1. Original research articles

These can include genetic studies; molecular biological mechanism studies; immunology studies; surgical and medical treatment; genetic diagnoses and therapy; stem cell transplant; epidemiology and prevention; systemic reviews and meta-analysis; and commentaries and emerging research areas for the eye diseases mentioned below:

  • Congenital eye diseases
  • Eye neoplasms
  • Retinal and vitreous diseases
  • Corneal and conjunctival diseases
  • Extraocular muscle diseases
  • Laboratory methodologies and technologies
  • Ametropia
  • Infectious diseases
  • Systemic diseases and eye diseases
  1. Review articles

Review articles will be sent for an initial peer review, before an editorial decision will be taken as to whether the article is relevant to the journal.

  1. Case reports

Case reports concerning eye diseases should give new information, such as novel examination findings, new treating methods or new ideas. Clear figures are required for morphology. Case studies should be no longer than two printed journal pages.

  1. Short communications

Short communications containing pertinent and interesting observations concerning clinical research in general and reports on new observations or studies that do not warrant publication as a full research article will be considered. Short communication articles undergo full peer review.