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
  • July 2000
  • Volume 16 · Issue 4
Editorial
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The Cornea is Not a Piece of Plastic

Cynthia Roberts, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2000;16(4):407-413 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20000701-03

Original Articles

Arc-scanning Very High-frequency Digital Ultrasound for 3D Pachymetric Mapping of the Corneal Epithelium and Stroma in Laser in situ Keratomileusis

Dan Z Reinstein, MD, MA(Cantab), FRCSC; Ronald H Silverman, PhD; Tatiana Raevsky, MS; George J Simoni, BEng; Harriet O Lloyd, BS; David J Najafi, MD; Mark J Rondeau; D Jackson Coleman, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2000;16(4):414-430 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20000701-04

Brief Report

Nocardia Keratitis After Traumatic Detachment of a Laser in situ Keratomileusis Flap

Eung K Kim, MD; Dong H Lee, MD; Kyungwon Lee, MD; Seung J Lim, MD; Il S Yoon, MD; Young G Lee, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2000;16(4):467-469 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20000701-11

News

Michiel Kritzinger, MD

George O Waring, III, MD, FACS, FRCOphth

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2000;16(4):470 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20000701-12

Slava Fyodorov: A Personal Portrait

George O Waring, III, MD, FACS, FRCOphth

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2000;16(4):471-473 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20000701-13

Letters to the Editor

Classification of Corneal Topographic Patterns After PRK/Response from Peter Hersh, MD

Nicola Rosa, MD; Giovanni Cennamo, MD; Adolfo Sebastiani, MD; Peter Hersh, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2000;16(4):481-483 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20000701-15

PRK Over Incomplete LASIK Flap

William I Bond, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2000;16(4):483 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20000701-16

Book Review

Laser in situ Keratomileusis After Penetrating Keratoplasty

Belquiz R A Nassaralla, MD, PhD; João J Nassaralla, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2000;16(4):431-437 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20000701-05

Results of Photorefractive Keratectomy in Keratoconus Suspects at 4 Years

Kamil Bilgihan, MD; Sengül C Özdek, MD; Onur Konuk, MD; Fikret Akata, MD; Berati Hasanreisoglu, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2000;16(4):438-443 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20000701-06

Hyaluronidase Treatment, Collagen Fibril Packing, and Normal Transparency in Rabbit Corneas

C J Connon, MSc; K M Meek, PhD; R H Newton, PhD; M C Kenney, MD, PhD; S A Alba, MS; H Karageozian, MS

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2000;16(4):448-455 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20000701-08

Implantation of Scleral-sutured Posterior Chamber Intraocular Lenses During Penetrating Keratoplasty

Ayse G Koçak-Altintas, MD; Inci Koçak-Midillioglu, MD; Fikret Dengisik, MD; Sunay Duman, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2000;16(4):456-458 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20000701-09

New Products

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2000;16(4):485-486 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20000701-18

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