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

Cited in MEDLINE/PubMed

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
  • July 1993
  • Volume 9 · Issue 4
News
Original Article

Astigmatism After Penetrating Keratoplasty Using the Krumeich Guided Trephine System

Sandra C Belmont, MD; Jeffrey L Zimm, MD; Rita L Storch, MD; Aspasia Draga, MD; Richard C Troutman, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1993;9(4):250-254 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19930701-05

Surgical Technique

Circumferential Block Resection to Reduce Myopia

Kurt A Buzard, MD, FACS

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1993;9(4):283-292 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19930701-10

Surgical Instrument

Design and Development of a New 193-Nanometer Excimer Laser Surgical System

Werner Förster, MD; Rasmus Beck, PhD; Holger Busse, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1993;9(4):293-299 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19930701-11

New Idea
Letter to the Editor

Endothelial Damage by the Corneal Hessburg-Barron Vacuum Trephine

Jean-Marc Legeais, MD; Jean-Marie Parel, Ing ETS-G; Gabriel Simon, MD, PhD; Qiushi Ren, PhD; David Denham

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1993;9(4):255-258 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19930701-06

Cryolathe Keratomileusis for Correction of Myopia of 4.00 to 8.00 Diopters

Fernando Polit, MD; Osama Ibrahim, MD; Akef El Maghraby, MD; Tarek Salah, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1993;9(4):259-267 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19930701-07

Noninvasive Monitoring of Excimer Laser Ablation by Time-Resolved Reflectometry

Marwood N Ediger, PhD; George H Pettit, MD, PhD; Richard P Weiblinger, MA

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1993;9(4):268-275 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19930701-08

Computer Program to Calculate Vectorial Change of Refraction Induced by Refractive Surgery

Antonio Calossi, OD; Franco Verzella, MD; Andrea Penso, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1993;9(4):276-282 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19930701-09

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