Journal of Refractive Surgery


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


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
  • March 1994
  • Volume 10 · Issue 2

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George O Waring, III, MD, FACS

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1994;10(2):81

Guest Editorials
Original Articles

Excimer Laser Photorefractive Keratectomy for Myopia: Comparison of 4.00- and 5.00-Millimeter Ablation Zones

David S Gartry, FRCS, FRCOphth; Chris P Lohmann, MD; Malcolm G Kerr Muir, FRCS, FRCOphth; John Marshall, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1994;10(2):87-94

Original Articles With Comments and Response
Brief Reports

Visual Function Before and After Photorefractive Keratectomy for Myopia

Gennaro Ambrosio, MD; Giovanni Cennamo, MD; Rocco De Marco, MD; Luciano Loffredo, MD; Nicola Rosa, MD; Adolfo Sebastiani, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1994;10(2):129-136

Surgical Technique

Aerosol Application of Cyanoacrylate Adhesive

David A Quillen, MD; George O D Rosenwasser, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1994;10(2):149-150

Letter to the Editor

Evaluation of Corneal Thickness and Endothelial Cells Before and After Excimer Laser Photorefractive Keratectomy

Giovanni Cennamo, MD; Nicola Rosa, MD; Eugenia Guida, MD; Antonio Del Prete, MD; Adolfo Sebastiani, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1994;10(2):137-141

Electron Microscopic Evaluation of Intrastromal Corneal Rings Explanted From Nonfunctional Human Eyes

Andrew J Quantock, PhD; Kerry K Assil, MD; David J Schanzlin, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1994;10(2):142-148


Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1994;10(2):154

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