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
  • March 1997
  • Volume 13 · Issue 2
News
Letters to the Editor

Hexagonal Keratotomy

Theodore P Werblin, MD, PhD; Peter Wyzinski, DSc, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(2):128 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970301-07

Original Articles

Patient Satisfaction after 5.0-mm Photorefractive Keratectomy for Myopia

Ayala Ben-Sira, MD; Anat Loewenstein, MD; Daniela Levanon, MD; Isaac Lipshitz, MD; Moshe Lazar, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(2):129-134 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970301-08

Review Article
Opinion
Surgical Technique

Sutureless Homoplastic Lamellar Keratoplasty

Brad S Elkins, MD; J Charles Casebeer, MD; Guy M Kezirian, MD, FACS

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(2):185-187 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970301-17

Book Review

The Excimer-Fundamentals and Clinical Use

Jerome S Sarmiento, MD; David R Miller, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(2):188 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970301-18

Product News

Ultrasound Biomicroscopy of Baikoff Anterior Chamber Phakic Intraocular Lenses

Michel Puech, MD; Jean-Jacques Saragoussi, MD; Michaël Assouline, MD; Olivier Berges, MD; Gilles Renard, MD; Yves J M Pouliquen, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(2):135-141 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970301-09

Comparison of Two Microkeratome Systems

Perry S Binder, MD; Max Moore, BA; Robert W Lambert, PhD; Debra McCoy Seagrist

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(2):142-153 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970301-10

Effect of Diclofenac on Prostaglandin Liberation in the Rabbit after Photorefractive Keratectomy

S Tomas-Barberan, MD; L Törngren, BSc; K Lundberg, BSc; P Fagerholm, MD, PhD; W Rolfsen, Prof

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(2):154-157 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970301-11

Effects of Topical Ketorolac and Diclofenac on Normal Corneal Sensation

Ran Sun, MD; Howard V Gimbel, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(2):158-161 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970301-12

Photoastigmatic Refractive Keratectomy for Compound Myopic Astigmatism with a Nidek Laser

Michael J Goggin, FRCSI; Paul F Kenna, FRCSI; Frank L Lavery, FRCS

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(2):162-166 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970301-13

Organization of Collagen in the Lyophilized Cornea

Andrew J Quantock, PhD; Steven M Verity, MD; David J Schanzlin, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(2):167-170 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970301-14

Calendar

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(2):189 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970301-19

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