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

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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 Supplement 1998
  • Volume 14 · Issue 2
Editorials

Acknowledgments

George O Waring, III, MD, FRCS, FRCOphth

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1998;14(2):S173-S174 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19980401-04

Laser in situ Keratomileusis for Simple Myopic, Mixed, and Simple Hyperopic Astigmatism

Arturo S Chayet, MD; Roberto Magallanes, MD; Miguel Montes, MD; Salvador Chavez, MD; Nora Robledo, OD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1998;14(2):S175-S176 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19980401-05

Laser in situ Keratomileusis for Myopia

Frank Lavery, FRCS

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1998;14(2):S177-S178 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19980401-06

Long-term Results of Photorefractive Keratectomy for Hyperopia and Hyperopic Astigmatism

Paolo Vinciguerra, MD; Daniel Epstein, MD, PhD; Paola Radice, MD; Marco Azzolini, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1998;14(2):S183-S185 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19980401-08

A Scanning and Rotating Slit ArF Excimer Laser Delivery System for Refractive Surgery

Holger Lubatschowski, PhD; Omid Kermani, MD; Herbert Welling, PhD; Wolfgang Ertmer, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1998;14(2):S186-S191 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19980401-09

Evaluation of Hyperopic Photoablation Profiles

Till Anschütz, MD; Stefan Pieger

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1998;14(2):S192-S196 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19980401-10

Retreatment of Regression after Photorefractive Keratectomy for Myopia

E K Vorotnikova, MD; V V Kourenkov, MD; G S Polunin, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1998;14(2):S197-S198 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19980401-11

Effect of Decreasing Surface and Interface Irregularities after Photorefractive Keratectomy and Laser in situ Keratomileusis on Optical and Functional Outcomes

Paolo Vinciguerra, MD; Marco Azzolini, MD; Pietro Airaghi, MD; Paola Radice, MD; Vito De Molfetta, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1998;14(2):S199-S203 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19980401-12

A Method for Examining Surface and Interface Irregularities after Photorefractive Keratectomy and Laser in situ Keratomileusis: Predictor of Optical and Functional Outcomes

Paolo Vinciguerra, MD; Marco Azzolini, MD; Paola Radice, MD; Maurizio Sborgia, MD; Vito De Molfetta, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1998;14(2):S204-S206 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19980401-13

Efficacy of Topical Nonsteroidal Drops as Pain Relief after Excimer Laser Photorefractive Keratectomy

Andromachi Frangouli, MSc MCOptom; Sunil Shah, FRCSE, FRCOphth; Anupam Chatterjee, FRCSE; Phil B Morgan, PhD; John Kinsey, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1998;14(2):S207-S208 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19980401-14

Histopathology of Corneal Wound Healing after Photorefractive Keratectomy in Rabbit Eyes

Yan Wang, MD; Kanzing Zhao, MD; Hongyue Wang, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1998;14(2):S209-S211 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19980401-15

Comparison of 18% Ethanol and Mechanical Debridement for Epithelial Removal Before Photorefractive Keratectomy

Sunil Shah, FRCSE; S J Doyle; Anupam Chatterjee, FRCSE; B E B Williams; B Ilango

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1998;14(2):S212-S214 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19980401-16

Zonal Photorefractive Keratectomy for Presbyopia

Paolo Vinciguerra, MD; Guido Maria Nizzola, MD; Francesco Nizzola, MD; Andrea Ascari, MD; Marco Azzolini, MD; Daniel Epstein, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1998;14(2):S218-S221 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19980401-18

Multizone and Transition Zone Photorefractive Keratectomy for High Myopia

Kanxing Zhao, MD, PhD; Yan Wang, MD; Tong Zuo; Hongyue Wang, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1998;14(2):S222-S225 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19980401-19

Satisfaction after Photorefractive Keratectomy

Sunil Shah, FRCSE, FRCOphth; Sumith Perera, FRCS; Anupam Chatterjee, FRCSE

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1998;14(2):S226-S227 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19980401-20

Photorefractive Keratectomy for Myopia with -8.00 Diopter Cylindrical Correction

Sunil Shah, FRCSE, FRCOphth; Anupam Chatterjee, FRCSE

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1998;14(2):S228-S229 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19980401-21

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