About the Journal

Canadian Eye Care Today is published thrice yearly in English and French and is circulated to over 2,500 opthalmologists and optometrists across Canada. It features peer-edited articles that present robust clinical perspectives and practical insights on the treatment of eye diseases and vision disorders.

Canadian Eye Care Today is an open access scientific journal, which means its content is freely available without charge to users or their institutions. Articles are licensed under CC BY-NC-ND 4.0, and may be copied, printed, redistributed, or linked-to in full for any non-commercial purpose provided the source is cited.

Articles published by Canadian Eye Care Today qualify for Section 2 (self-learning) CPD credits under the Royal College’s Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Its articles also qualify for category 2 (self-learning) non-certified CPD credits toward completion of the CFPC’s Mainpro+ program requirements. Please consult each program’s respective website for more information about how journal articles can meet your CPD needs.

Archiving and long-term digital preservation of Canadian Eye Care Today content is managed by the PKP Preservation Network using LOCKSS software.

Aims & Scope

The aim of Canadian Eye Care Today is to provide clinicians with perspective and insight on the management of ocular diseases and disorders and to provide a forum for clinicians to share their real-world experience in the treatment and management of their patients.

Editorial Policy

Canadian Eye Care Today is a fully peer-reviewed journal. All articles published in Canadian Eye Care Today are subject to review by the Editorial Board, which is comprised of established clinicians with comprehensive publication records in the field of opthalmology.

All submitted manuscripts will be evaluated against Canadian Eye Care Today’s aims and its submission criteria. Members of the editorial board assess the scientific content and quality of all articles in a single-anonymized peer review process.

The submitting author, who is generally the corresponding author, is responsible for the manuscript during the submission and peer-review process and must ensure that queries, revisions, and approvals can be provided within a 72-hour time period during the review of their manuscript.

All articles submitted to Canadian Eye Care Today must comply with its journal policies to be considered for publication. Canadian Eyecare Today does not charge article processing fees or any other fees for manuscript submission or publication.

Canadian Eye Care Today publishes exclusively original content that has not previously been published, and condemns all forms of plagiarism.

About the Publisher

Canadian Eye Care Today is published by Catalytic Health, an independent Toronto-based medical communications agency and publisher of open access journals for various medical specialties. Its editorial staff includes more than 20 full- and part-time scientific editorial support staff and medical education professionals. To learn more, please visit catalytichealth.com.