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
2019 Impact Factor 2.711

Cited in MEDLINE/PubMed

Past Issue
  • July 1997
  • Volume 13 · Issue 4
News
Letters to the Editor

Halos after PRK

George W Rozakis, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(4):340 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970701-06

Letter to the Editor

Wrinkled Corneal Flaps after LASIK

Jaswant Singh Pannu, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(4):341 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970701-08

Original Articles

Permalens Hydrogel Intracorneal Lenses for Spherical Ametropia

José I Barraquer, M, MD; Maria Laura Gomez, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(4):342-348 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970701-09

Special Article

Proper Method for Calculating Average Visual Acuity

Jack T Holladay, MD, FACS

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(4):388-391 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970701-16

Brief Report

Bilateral Cataract after Phakic Posterior Chamber Top Hat-style Silicone Intraocular Lens

Burkhard Wiechens, MD; Martin Winter, MD; Wolfgang Haigis, PhD; Wilhelm Happe, MD; Stephan Behrendt, MD; Rainer Rochels, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(4):392-397 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970701-17

Book Reviews

Corrections

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(4):329 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970701-03

ISRS Matches Fast Pace of Refractive Surgery

Jeffrey B Robin, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(4):338-339 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970701-05

PRK after RK/Reply

Thomas J Dehaven, MD; Ali A Al-Rajhi, MD, FRCS; Klaus D Teichmann, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(4):340-341 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970701-07

Excimer Laser Photorefractive Keratectomy for Hyperopia

Jean-Pierre Danjoux, FRCOphth; Richard S Kalski, MD; Michael A Lawless, FRACS, FRACO; Peter Cohen, FRACS, FRACO; Christopher Rogers, FRACS, FRACO

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(4):349-355 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970701-10

Effect of Transforming Growth Factor β1 on Stromal Haze following Excimer Laser Photorefractive Keratectomy in Rabbits

Jonathan S Myers, MD; Jose A P Gomes, MD; Steven B Siepser, MD; Christopher J Rapuano, MD; Ralph C Eagle, Jr, MD; Steven B Thom, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(4):356-361 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970701-11

Intraocular Lens Power Calculation for Cataract Surgery after Photorefractive Keratectomy for High Myopia

Richard S Kalski, MD; Jean-Pierre Danjoux, FRCOphth; Graham E Fraenkel, BM, BS; Michael A Lawless, FRACO, FRACS; Christopher Rogers, FRACO, FRACS

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(4):362-366 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970701-12

The Suction Bridge for Radial Keratotomy May Avoid Late Hyperopic Shift

Jorg H Krumeich, MD; Jan Daniel, MD; Robert Gast, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(4):367-373 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970701-13

Radial Keratotomy Enhancements for Residual Myopia

Johnny L Gayton, MD; Michelle Van Der Karr; Valerie Sanders, COT, CRA

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(4):374-381 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970701-14

Traumatic Aphakia Treated with an Iris Prosthesis/Intraocular Lens or Epikeratophakia

Hannu M Uusitalo, MD; Risto J Uusitalo, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(4):382-387 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970701-15

Hyperopic Shift Induced by High Altitude after Radial Keratotomy

Donnell J Creel, PhD; Alan S Crandall, MD; Mano Swartz, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(4):398-400 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970701-18

Corneal Iron Line Associated with Steep Central Islands after Photorefractive Keratectomy

Ronald R Krueger, MD; Ira Tersi, MD; Theo Seiler, MD, PHD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(4):401-403 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970701-19

Product News

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(4):409 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970701-23

Calendar

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(4):410 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970701-24

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