The Delta Ophthalmological Society of Egypt (DOSE) is a non-profit scientific organization that was established in 1996. It included 4 universities in the Delta Region in Egypt; Alexandria, Tanta, Mansoura and Zagazig Universities. Subsequently, 2 other universities were added: Menoufia and Al-Azhar Universities. The aim of the society was to make scientific exchange between the Ophthalmology Departments in the included universities. An annual meeting is arranged every year in February. The main aim of the meeting is to present and discuss interesting clinical cases. In addition, hot and debatable issues in the different subspecialties in ophthalmology are discussed in such meetings.
The Delta Journal of Ophthalmology is the official publication of the Delta Ophthalmological Society of Egypt. It was issued in 2000 and became on-line since 2015. It is issued every 3 months (4 issues every year). It is interested in clinical, basic and educational subjects in the different subspecialties of Ophthalmology. This includes original articles, case reports, review articles, letters to the editor and retinal imaging section. It is an open access journal.
Delta Journal of Ophthalmology, a publication of Delta Ophthalmological Society of Egypt, is a peer-reviewed online journal with three issues yearly print on demand compilation of issues published. The journal’s full text is available online at http://www.djo.eg.net. 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.
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