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 2001
  • Volume 17 · Issue 5
Editorial
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Who Should Teach Refractive Surgery?

Jorge L Alió, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2001;17(5):503-504 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20010901-01

Original Articles

Recutting the Cornea Versus Lifting the Flap: Comparison of Two Enhancement Techniques Following Laser in situ Keratomileusis

Yuval Domniz, MD; Ian F Comaish, FRCOphth; Michael A Lawless, MD; Christopher M Rogers, MD; Gerard L Sutton, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2001;17(5):505-510 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20010901-02

Brief Reports

Keratolysis Following Excimer Laser Phototherapeutic Keratectomy in a Patient With Keratoconus

William J Lahners, MD; Buddy Russell, FCLSA; Hans E Grossniklaus, MD, PhD; R Doyle Stulting, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2001;17(5):555-558 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20010901-09

Letters to the Editor

LASIK and Optic Nerve Drusen

Roger M Kaldawy, MD; Andrew G Lee, MD; John E Sutphin, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2001;17(5):621-622 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20010901-24

Phototherapeutic Keratectomy in Patients With Recurrent Corneal Epithelial Erosions

Khaled M Rashad, MD; Hussein A Hussein, MD; M Alaa El-Samadouny, MD; Samir El-Baha, MD; Hisham Farouk, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2001;17(5):511-518 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20010901-03

Laser in situ Keratomileusis in Children 8 to 15 Years Old

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

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2001;17(5):519-524 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20010901-04

Photorefractive Keratectomy for Hyperopia in 800 Eyes With the Meditec MEL 60 Laser

Zoltán Z Nagy, MD; Ronald R Krueger, MD; Helen Hamberg-Nyström, MD; Agnes Füst, MD; Andrea Kovács, MD; Edit Kelemen, MD; Ildikó Süveges, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2001;17(5):525-533 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20010901-05

Two-year Corneal Endothelial Cell Assessment Following INTACS Implantation

Ramzy G Azar, MPH; Mark J Holdbrook, BA; Michael Lemp, MD; Henry F Edelhauser, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2001;17(5):542-548 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20010901-07

Effect of Hyaluronic Acid on Corneal Haze in a Photorefractive Keratectomy Experimental Model

Silvia Gómez, MD; José M Herreras, MD; Jesús Merayo, MD; Margarita García, MD; Pablo Argüeso, MD; Juan Cuevas, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2001;17(5):549-554 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20010901-08

Removal of Corneal Foreign Bodies Following Laser in situ Keratomileusis

Yair Porges, MD; David Landau, MD; Joseph Douieb, MD; Samuel Levinger, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2001;17(5):559-560 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20010901-10

History and Principles of Shack-Hartmann Wavefront Sensing

Ben C Platt, PhD; Roland Shack, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2001;17(5):S573-S577 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20010901-13

Wavefront Data Reporting and Terminology

Larry N Thibos, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2001;17(5):S578-S583 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20010901-14

Objective Measurement of Wavefront Aberrations With and Without Accommodation

Ioannis G Pallikaris, MD; Sophia I Panagopoulou, BSc; Charalambos S Siganos, MD; Vasilys V Molebny, DS

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2001;17(5):S602-S607 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20010901-20

Wavefront Customized Ablations With the WASCA Asclepion Workstation

Sophia I Panagopoulou, BSc; Ioannis G Pallikaris, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2001;17(5):S608-S612 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20010901-21

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