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

ISRS

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
  • January 1994
  • Volume 10 · Issue 1
News
Original Articles

Iris Claw Lens: Anterior and Posterior Iris Surface Fixation in the Absence of Capsular Support During Penetrating Keratoplasty

Wilhelmina J Rijneveld, MD; W Houdijn Beekhuis, MD; Elissa F Hassman, DO; Margot M M J D Dellaert, MD; Annette J M Geerards, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1994;10(1):14-19 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19940101-04

Brief Reports
Surgical Technique

Intraoperative Pachometry During Automated Lamellar Keratoplasty: A Preliminary Report

J Charles Casebeer, MD; Stephen G Slade, MD; Alexander Dybbs, PhD; Robert L Mahanti, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1994;10(1):41-44 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19940101-11

New Idea
New Instrument

Refractive Corneal Surgery With the Draeger Rotary Microkeratome in Human Cadaver Eyes

Karl G Stonecipher, MD; Vernon C Parmley, MD; J James Rowsey, MD; W Craig Fowler, MD; Hanh Nguyen, MS; Mark Terry, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1994;10(1):49-55 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19940101-13

History of Corneal Surgery
Book Reviews

Diffractive Smoothing of Excimer Laser Ablation Using a Defocused Beam

Ronald R Krueger, MD; Xun Wei Wang; Michael Rudisill; Stephen L Trokel, MD; Peter J McDonnell, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1994;10(1):20-26 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19940101-05

Severe Ocular Trauma Without Corneal Rupture After Radial Keratotomy: Case Reports

J Charles Casebeer, MD; David R Shapiro, MD; Steven Phillips, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1994;10(1):31-33 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19940101-07

Radial Thermokeratoplasty Is Inadequate for Overcorrection Following Radial Keratotomy

Dominique Y Charpentier, MD; Jean-Luc Nguyen-Khoa, MD; Michel Duplessix, MD; Joseph Colin, MD; Philippe Denis, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1994;10(1):34-35 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19940101-08

Viability of Bacteria in Glycerin and Ethanol Preserved Sclera

John R Dailey, MD; George O D Rosenwasser, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1994;10(1):38-40 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19940101-10

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