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
2019 Impact Factor 2.711

Cited in MEDLINE/PubMed

Past Issue
  • May Supplement 2002
  • Volume 18 · Issue 3
Laser in situ Keratomileusis

Treatment of Hyperopia: A New Ablation Profile to Reduce Corneal Eccentricity

Paolo Vinciguerra, MD; Fabrizio I Camesasca, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2002;18(3):S315-S317 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20020502-04

Laser Epithelial Keratomileusis

Reduction of Spherical Aberration: Experimental Model of Photoablation

Paolo Vinciguerra, MD; Maria Ingrid Torres MD; Fabrizio I Camesasca, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2002;18(3):S366-S370 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20020502-18

Special Techniques

Use of Amino Acids in Refractive Surgery

Paolo Vinciguerra, MD; Fabrizio I Camesasca, MD; Diego Ponzin, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2002;18(3):S374-S377 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20020502-20

Nidek OPD-Scan

Laser in situ Keratomileusis and Diode Thermal Keratoplasty for Correction of Hyperopia From +5.00 to +10.00 Diopters

Ahmad Salamat Rad, MD; Mahmood Jabbarvand, MD; Mohammad Mehdi Farahvash, MD; Arash Kheradvar, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2002;18(3):S318-S320 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20020502-05

Laser in situ Keratomileusis With the Nidek EC-5000 Excimer Laser for Astigmatism Greater Than 4.00 D

Marcelo Mastromonico Lui, MD; Marcia Ap Grandini Silas, MD; Benny Apelbaum, MD; Akioshi Oshima, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2002;18(3):S321-S322 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20020502-06

Nomogram for Treatment of Astigmatism With Laser in situ Keratomileusis

Noel Moniz, MS (Ophthal); S Tony Fernandes, MS (Ophthal)

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2002;18(3):S323-S326 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20020502-07

Geometric Ray Tracing for Design of Customized Ablation in Laser in situ Keratomileusis

Dolores Ortiz, Msci; José M Saiz, PhD; Francisco González, PhD; José N Fernández Del Cotero, PhD; Fernando Moreno, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2002;18(3):S327-S331 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20020502-08

Comparison of Wavefront-guided Customized Ablation vs. Conventional Ablation in Laser in situ Keratomileusis

Anun Vongthongsri, MD; Nutharin Phusitphoykai, MD; Pichit Naripthapan, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2002;18(3):S332-S335 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20020502-09

Bioptics in Phakic and Pseudophakic Intraocular Lens With the Nidek EC-5000 Excimer Laser

Roberto Zaldivar, MD; Susana Oscherow, MD; Virginia Piezzi, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2002;18(3):S336-S339 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20020502-10

Comparison of Laser in situ Keratomileusis Outcomes With the Nidek EC-5000 and Meditec Mel 70 Excimer Lasers

Mohan Merchea, MD, FRCSC, DABO; Stefan Pieger, Dipl Ing; Harkaran S Bains

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2002;18(3):S343-S346 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20020502-12

Clinical Experience With the Customized Low Spherical Aberration Ablation Profile for Myopia

Karen A Sarkisian, MD, PhD; Alexey A Petrov

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2002;18(3):S352-S356 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20020502-14

Nidek MK 2000 Microkeratome Clinical Evaluation

Maria Clara Arbelaez, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2002;18(3):S357-S360 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20020502-15

Cleaning Solutions as a Cause of Diffuse Lamellar Keratitis

Eliane Mayumi Nakano, MD; Kozo Nakano, MD; Marivaldo Castro Oliveira, MD; Waldir Portellinha, MD; Rosangela Simonelli, MD; Lênio Souza Alvarenga, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2002;18(3):S361-S363 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20020502-16

Antioxidant Activity of Tear Fluid and Antioxidant Therapy in Myopic Patients After Laser in situ Keratomileusis

Elena Smirennaia, MD, PhD; Vyacheslav Kourenkov, PhD, DMSci; Natalya B Chesnokova, PhD, DMSci; Tatyana P Kuznetsova

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2002;18(3):S364-S365 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20020502-17

Butterfly Laser Epithelial Keratomileusis for Myopia

Paolo Vinciguerra, MD; Fabrizio I Camesasca, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2002;18(3):S371-S373 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20020502-19

Applications of Confocal Microscopy in Refractive Surgery

Paolo Vinciguerra, MD; Ingrid Torres, MD; Fabrizio I Camesasca, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2002;18(3):S378-S381 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20020502-21

Corneal Pharmacodynamics After Photorefractive Keratectomy and Laser in situ Keratomileusis in Rabbits

Dmitri Maitchouk, MD, PhD; Elena Smirennaia, MD, PhD; Vyacheslav Kourenkov, MD, DMSci

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2002;18(3):S382-S384 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20020502-22

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