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"Indian Journal of Ophthalmology” Now Available in iPad® App Edition
Medknow (World’s Leading Open Access Publisher) Introduces Digital Journal Apps

Mumbai, Maharashtra (Sept. 17, 2012) - The Indian Journal of Ophthalmology (IJO), the official journal of the All India Ophthalmological Society (AIOS) and Medknow released the iPad app, providing full mobile accessibility to the latest research in ophthalmology. IJO is published by leading open access publisher, Medknow, part of Wolters Kluwer Health.

“We’re delighted to bring our readers digital access to the research through our new iPad app edition,” said Dr. S. Natarajan, Editor of the Indian Journal of Ophthalmology. “Such convenient and user friendly access will allow ophthalmologists to fit journal reading more easily into their busy schedules.”

IJO for the iPad was recently launched in Hyderabad, India at the 9th Annual General Meeting of the IAPB (International Agency for Prevention of Blindness). The app uses optimized digital technology to provide a fully portable and enhanced print-like reading experience. Download the IJO iPad app from the App StoreSM.

Along with full-text downloads of each issue, IJO iPad app allows the user to:

  • View multimedia videos, images, and supplements
  • Store or delete downloaded issues
  • Speedy view for the issues
  • Scroll quickly through abstract summaries
  • Receive notifications about new issues
  • Link to the journal website (www.ijo.in) for additional reading and searching archives, etc.

About The Indian Journal of Ophthalmology

The Indian Journal of Ophthalmology (ISSN 0301-4738) or IJO with an Impact Factor 1.019, is the official scientific journal of the All India Ophthalmological Society (AIOS). With a membership strength of over 13,500, AIOS represents the 2nd largest society of ophthalmologists in the world. The IJO is an indexed, peer-reviewed open access journal with an international scope. Published six times a year, it originated as a platform for the scientific expression of the AIOS, the umbrella society to which almost all ophthalmologists in India are members.

About Wolters Kluwer Health

Medknow, part of Wolters Kluwer Health, is one of the world’s leading open access publishers with more than 200 medical journals in its portfolio. Students, researchers, clinicians and other healthcare professionals worldwide have immediate access to the electronic editions of Medknow journals to help them fuel new discoveries and improve patient care. Medknow partners with sponsoring medical societies to publish their journals in print, online and app format, and fully supports many popular open access models through its best in class manuscript tracking and peer-review management system. Their journal portfolio represents nearly 20 countries with a focus in Asia, the Middle East, Africa and Europe, among other regions.

Wolters Kluwer Health is a leading global provider of information, business intelligence and point-of-care solutions for the healthcare industry. Wolters Kluwer Health is part of Wolters Kluwer, a market-leading global information services company with 2011 annual revenues of €3.4 billion ($4.7 billion).

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