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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Journal Impact Factor
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
  • May 1992
  • Volume 8 · Issue 3
News
Original Articles

Cat Keratoplasty Wound Healing and Corneal Astigmatism

Nancy K Tripoli, MA; Kenneth L Cohen, MD; Alan D Proia, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1992;8(3):196-203 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19920501-04

Review Article

On the Safety of 193-Nanometer Excimer Laser Refractive Corneal Surgery

Catherine E Van Mellaert, MD; Luc Missotten, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1992;8(3):235-239 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19920501-11

Brief Report

Subepithelial Reticular Cicatrization Following Radial Keratotomy in a Patient With Inactive Trachoma

Fernando Polit, MD; Mohamed Anwar, MD; Khalid Tabbara, MD; Akef El-Maghraby, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1992;8(3):240-241 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19920501-12

Opinion
Book Reviews
Letter to the Editor

EPIKERATOPLASTY IN THE MANAGEMENT OF KERATOCONUS WITH APHAKIA

John C Stuart, MD; Daniel S Durrie, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1992;8(3):259 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19920501-19

Circular Keratotomy for the Correction of Astigmatism

Jorg H Krumeich, MD; Alfred Knuelle, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1992;8(3):204-210 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19920501-05

Intraoperative and Early Postoperative Complications in 466 Radial Keratotomies

S Leroux les Jardins, MD; I Bertrand, MD; M Massin, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1992;8(3):215-216 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19920501-07

Quantitative Measurement of Wound Spreading in Radial Keratotomy*

Kurt A Buzard, MD, FACS; James F Ronk, MD; Miles H Friedlander, MD, FACS; Dan J Tepper, MD; David A Hoeltzel, PhD; Kang-Il Choe, MS

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1992;8(3):217-223 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19920501-08

A Comparison of Corneal Stromal Edema Induced From the Anterior or the Posterior Surface*

Stephen M Cristol, MD; Henry F Edelhauser, PhD; Michael J Lynn, MS

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1992;8(3):224-229 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19920501-09

An In-Vivo Technique for Monitoring Keratocyte Migration Following Lamellar Keratoplasty

Katherine L Kratz-Owens; Gregory S Hageman, PhD; David J Schanzlin, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1992;8(3):230-234 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19920501-10

Consultations

Miles H Friedlander, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1992;8(3):246-248 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19920501-14

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