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 1989
  • Volume 5 · Issue 5
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Conventional Standards for Reporting Results of Refractive Surgery

George O Waring, III, MD, FACS

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1989;5(5):285-287 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19890901-03

Original Articles

Regression of Effect Following Radial Thermokeratoplasty in Humans

Sandy T Feldman, MD; William Ellis, MD; Joseph Frucht-Pery, MD; Arturo Chayet, MD; Stuart I Brown, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1989;5(5):288-291 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19890901-04

Brief Reports
Opinion

Radial Keratotomy in Teenagers

Peter Wyzinski, DSc, MD; Richard S Smith, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1989;5(5):315-320 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19890901-10

News Commentary

Will Biofeedback Replace RK?

Robert Maloney, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1989;5(5):346-347 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19890901-13

Product News
Book Reviews

The Cornea

Thomas J Roussel, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1989;5(5):351-352 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19890901-17

Further Studies of Four Incision Radial Keratotomy

Alan V Spigelman, MD; Patricia A Williams, COT; Richard L Lindstrom, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1989;5(5):292-295 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19890901-05

Light Microscopic and Ultrastructural Findings in Failed Epikeratoplasty

Hans E Grossniklaus, MD; Jonathan H Lass, MD; Gretta Jacobs, MD; Curtis E Margo, MD; Kevin M McAuliffe, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1989;5(5):296-301 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19890901-06

Preliminary Evaluation of Two Experimental Surgical Adhesives in the Rabbit Cornea

Jeffrey B Robin, MD; Chia F Lee, MD; Jerda M Riley, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1989;5(5):302-306 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19890901-07

Myopic Keratomileusis: Short-Term Results

Carmen Barraquer, MD; Angela M Gutierrez, MD; Alfredo Espinosa

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1989;5(5):307-313 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19890901-08

Meeting Programs

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1989;5(5):321-342 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19890901-11

Consultations in Refractive Surgery

Richard A Villasenor, MD; Robert H Marmer, MD; Leo D Bores, MD; Richard L Lindstrom, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1989;5(5):348-350 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19890901-14

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