Journal of Refractive Surgery

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Journal of Refractive Surgery

The premier journal for refractive surgeons for over 30 years

The Journal of Refractive Surgery, the official journal of the International Society of Refractive Surgery, a partner of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, has been a monthly peer-reviewed forum for original research, review, and evaluation of refractive and lens-based surgical procedures for more than 30 years. Practical, clinically valuable articles provide readers with the most up-to-date information regarding advances in the field of refractive surgery. Begin to explore the Journal and all of its great benefits such as:

• Columns including “Translational Science,” “Surgical Techniques,” and “Biomechanics”
• Supplemental videos and materials available for many articles
• Access to current articles, as well as several years of archived content
• Articles posted online just 2 months after acceptance

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2018 Impact Factor 3.000

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The articles prior to January 2013 are part of the back file collection and are not available with a current paid subscription. To access the article, you may purchase it or purchase the complete back file collection here

Past Issue
  • September 1988
  • Volume 4 · Issue 5
Letters

Spoke Keratotomy/The authors were asked to reply to the above letter

Edward Epstein; Richard J Duffey, MD; Hungwon Tchah, MD; Richard L Lindstrom, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1988;4(5):191-192 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19880901-09

News
Consultations

The Future Direction of Refractive Surgery

Marguerite B McDonald, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1988;4(5):158-168 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19880901-04

Stimulation of Keratocyte Repopulation in Keratophakia Lenticules by Mesodermal Growth Factor

L F Rich, MD; K H Haraguchi, MS; I Louiselle, BS

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1988;4(5):169-172 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19880901-05

Incidence of Astigmatism in a Cataract Practice

Kurt Buzard, MD; Steven Shearing, MD; Richard Relyea, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1988;4(5):173-178 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19880901-06

Light-Induced Maculopathy From the Operating Microscope in Radial Keratotomy

J L Menezo, MD; M A Harto, MD; A L Cisneros, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1988;4(5):179-182 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19880901-07

Delimited Peripheral Arcuate Keratotomy for Astigmatism: 'Bowtie' Configuration

Hungwon Tchah, MD; Robert F Hofmann, MD; Richard J Duffey, MD; Vivanti N Jain, BS; Richard L Lindstrom, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1988;4(5):183-190 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19880901-08

Abstracts

Richard Elander, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1988;4(5):196-197 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19880901-11

Calendar

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1988;4(5):200 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19880901-16

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