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
  • January 1999
  • Volume 15 · Issue 1
Original Articles

Treatment of Hyperopia with Contact Ho:YAG Laser Thermal Keratoplasty

Catharina A Eggink, MD; Yavuz Bardak, MD; Marinus H M Cuypers; August F Deutman, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1999;15(1):16-22 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19990101-04

Brief Reports
New Technique
History of Refractive Surgery
Letter to the Editor

Topography Following Keratoplasty in Cats Is Not Representative of That in Humans

Fred A G J Eggink, OD; Gerrit R J Melles, MD, PhD; Frank J R Rietveld; W Houdijn Beekhuis, MD; Perry S Binder, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1999;15(1):74-75 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19990101-15

Book Reviews

LASIK

David Miller, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1999;15(1):76-77 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19990101-16

Book Review

The Cornea, second edition

David Miller, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1999;15(1):77 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19990101-17

Product News

Repeatability and Validity of Astigmatism Measurements

Jeffrey J Walline, OD, MS; Kelly A Kinney, OD, MS; Karla Zadnik, OD, PhD; Donald O Mutti, OD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1999;15(1):23-31 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19990101-05

Videokeratography, Keratometry, and Refraction After Penetrating Keratoplasty

Vincent M Borderie, MD, PhD; Olivier Touzeau, MD; Laurent Laroche, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1999;15(1):32-37 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19990101-06

Loss and Recovery of Corneal Sensitivity Following Photorefractive Keratectomy for Myopia

Paul J Murphy, PhD, MCOptom; Melanie C Corbett, MD, FRCS; David P S FRCS, MD; Seema Verma, FRCOphth; Sudi Patel, PhD, FCOptom; John Marshall, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1999;15(1):38-45 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19990101-07

Changes in Corneal Topography After Laser in situ Keratomileusis for Myopia

Nigel H Barker, FRCOphth; Terry A Couper, Dip App Sc (Orth); Hugh R Taylor, MD, FRACO

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1999;15(1):46-52 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19990101-08

Refractive Keratotomy After Photorefractive Keratectomy

Amir H Kolahdouz-Isfahani, MD; Francis M Wu, MD; James J Salz, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1999;15(1):53-57 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19990101-09

Sterile Peripheral Keratitis Following Laser in situ Keratomileusis

Weldon W Haw, MD; Edward E Manche, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1999;15(1):61-63 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19990101-11

Ruptured Globe 10 Years After Radial Keratotomy

Anita Panda, MD; Namrata Sharma, MD; Abhiyan Kumar

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 1999;15(1):64-65 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-19990101-12

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