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
  • September 1997
  • Volume 13 · Issue 6
Letters to the Editor

LASIK for Myopia and Astigmatism after Penetrating Keratoplasty/Response

Roberto Zaldivar, MD; Jonathan Davidorf, MD; Susana Oscherow, MD; Eduardo A Arenas, MD, FACS; Julian L Garcia, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(6):501-502 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970901-04

Intraocular Use of Hyaluronidase to Dissolve Sodium Hyaluronic Acid

Paul U Fechner, MD; Wolfgang Wichmann, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(6):502-503 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970901-05

Original Article with Comments and Response
SPECIAL ARTICLE
Brief Report

Removal of Age-related Cataract and Iris Claw Phakic Intraocular Lens

José L Menezo, MD, PhD; Angel L Cisneros, MD; Vicente Rodriguez-Salvador, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(6):589-590 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970901-16

Book Review

Casebeer Incisional Keratotomy

Claudia M Francesconi, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(6):591 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970901-17

Correction

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(6):490 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970901-03

Excimer Laser Photorefractive Keratectomy for Hyperopia

Juhani Pietilä, MD; Petri Mäkinen, MD; Seppo Pajari, MD; Hannu Uusitalo, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(6):504-510 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970901-06

Excimer Laser In Situ Keratomileusis to Correct Compound Myopic Astigmatism

M Alaa El Danasoury, MD, FRCS; George O Waring, III, MD, FACS, FRCOphth; Akef El Maghraby, MD, FRCS; Kamal Mehrez, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(6):511-520 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970901-07

Excimer Laser in situ Keratomileusis for Myopia

Paolo M Pesando, MD; Maria P Ghiringhello; Paolo Tagliavacche, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(6):521-527 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970901-08

Three Multizone Photorefractive Keratectomy Algorithms for Myopia

Noel A Alpins, FRACO, FRCOphth, FACS; Hugh R Taylor, MD, FRACO, FRACS; David G Kent, FRACO, FRACS; Yi Lu, MD; Mary Liew, MSc; Terry Couper, Dip App Sc (Orth); Virginia McGough, B Appl Sc (Orth)

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(6):535-544 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970901-10

Iris Claw Phakic Intraocular Lens for High Myopia

José L Menezo, MD, PhD; Juan A Aviño, MD; Angel Cisneros, MD; Vicente Rodriguez-Salvador, MD; Rafael Martinez-Costa, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(6):545-555 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970901-11

Corneal Asphericity in Eye Bank Eyes Implanted with the Intrastromal Corneal Ring

Terry E Burris, MD; Debby K Holmes-Higgin, MS; Thomas A Silvestrini, MS; John A Scholl, MS; Robert A Proudfoot, BS; Phillip C Baker, MS

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(6):556-567 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970901-12

Dichlorotriazinyl Aminofluorescein Inhibits Human Keratocyte Proliferation in Vitro

Roya Rofougaran, MD; Won Ryang Wee, MD; Alireza Pakkar, MD; Peter J McDonnell, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(6):568-570 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970901-13

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Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1997;13(6):592-594 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19970901-18

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