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 2000
  • Volume 16 · Issue 1
Original Articles

Topography-controlled Excimer Laser Photorefractive Keratectomy

Dieter Dausch, MD; Eckhard Schröder; Sabine Dausch

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2000;16(1):13-22 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20000101-03

New Concept

Photospallation: A New Theory and Mechanism for Mid-infrared Corneal Ablations

Hanna J Hoffman, PhD; William B Telfair, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2000;16(1):90-94 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20000101-13

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Corneal Lathing Using the Excimer Laser and a Computer-controlled Positioning System

Robert Biowski, MD; Peter Homolka, PhD; Talin Barisani-Asenbauer, MD; Isabella Baumgartner, MD; Wolfgang Husinsky, PhD; Stephan Kaminski, MD; Anton Lametschwandtner, PhD; Wolfgang Muss, PhD; Günther Grabner, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2000;16(1):23-31 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20000101-04

Healing After Photorefractive Keratectomy in Cat Eyes With a Scanning Mid-infrared Nd:YAG Pumped Optical Parametric Oscillator Laser

William B Telfair, PhD; Carsten Bekker, BS; Hanna J Hoffman, PhD; Paul R Yoder, Jr, MS; Robert E Nordquist, PhD; Richard A Eiferman, MD; Henry H Zenzie, MS

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2000;16(1):32-39 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20000101-05

Histological Comparison of Corneal Ablation With Er:YAG Laser, Nd:YAG Optical Parametric Oscillator, and Excimer Laser

William B Telfair, PhD; Carsten Bekker, BS; Hanna J Hoffman, PhD; Paul R Yoder, Jr, MS; Robert E Nordquist, PhD; Richard A Eiferman, MD; Henry H Zenzie, MS

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2000;16(1):40-50 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20000101-06

Limitations of Erbium:YAG Laser Photorefractive Keratectomy

Michael Mrochen, PhD; Vladimir Semshichen, PhD; Richard H W Funk, MD; Theo Seiler, MD, PHD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2000;16(1):51-59 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20000101-07

Arcuate Transverse Keratotomy Remains a Useful Adjunct to Correct Astigmatism in Conjunction With Photorefractive Keratectomy

Manasvee S Kapadia, MD; Rohit Krishna, MD; Sujal Shah, MD; Steven E Wilson, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2000;16(1):60-68 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20000101-08

Relative Mydriasis After Photorefractive Keratectomy

Gerd Geerling, MD; Birte Neppert, MD; Christopher Wirbelauer, MD; Horst Laqua, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2000;16(1):69-74 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20000101-09

Photorefractive Keratectomy for Visual Rehabilitation of Anisometropia Induced by Retinal Detachment Surgery

Kamil Bilgihan, MD; Sengul C Özdek, MD; Gökhan Gürelik, MD; Ufuk Adigüzel, MD; Merih Önol, MD; Berati Hasanreisoglu, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2000;16(1):75-78 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20000101-10

Evaluation of Corneal Flap Dimensions and Cut Quality Using the Automated Corneal Shaper Microkeratome

Ashley Behrens, MD; Berthold Seitz, MD, EBOD; Achim Langenbucher, PhD; Murat M Kus, MD; Carmen Rummelt, MS; Michael Küchle, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2000;16(1):83-89 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20000101-12

Correction

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2000;16(1):99 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20000101-17

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