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 2003
  • Volume 19 · Issue 4
Original Articles

Image Quality in Myopic Eyes Corrected With Laser in situ Keratomileusis and Phakic Intraocular Lens

Edwin J Sarver, PhD; Donald R Sanders, MD, PhD; John A Vukich, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2003;19(4):397-404 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20030701-04

Reports

Interface Fluid After Laser in situ Keratomileusis

W Andrew Lyle, MD; George J C Jin, MD; Yian Jin, RPH

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2003;19(4):455-459 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20030701-13

Letters to the Editor

Choroidal Neovascularization After LASIK

Raj K Maturi, MD; John W Kitchens, MD; Daniel H Spitzberg, MD; Minzhong Yu, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2003;19(4):463-464 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20030701-16

Decentration of the Optical Zone: Centering on the Pupil versus the Coaxially Sighted Corneal Light Reflex in LASIK for Hyperopia

Brian S Boxer Wachler, MD; Tommy S Korn, MD; Naveen S Chandra, MD; Franz K Michel, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2003;19(4):464-465 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20030701-17

Treatment of Presbyopia by Infrared Laser Radial Sclerectomy

J T Lin, PhD; Oscar Mallo, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2003;19(4):465-467 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20030701-18

Spatial Vision Under Low Luminance After Laser Refractive Surgery

Robert Montés-Micó, OD, MPhil; Jorge L Alió, MD, PhD; Gonzalo Muñoz, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2003;19(4):467 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20030701-19

Book Review

Confocal Microscopy of the Cornea

Azhar N Rana, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2003;19(4):472 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20030701-20

Errata

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2003;19(4):392 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20030701-02

Wavefront-supported Photorefractive Keratectomy: 12-month Follow-up

Dieter Dausch, MD, PhD; Sabine Dausch; Eckhard Schröder

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2003;19(4):405-411 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20030701-05

Laser Epithelial Keratomileusis: Outcome of Initial Cases Performed by an Experienced Surgeon

Maria Regina Chalita, MD; Navin H Tekwani, MD; Ronald R Krueger, MD, MSE

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2003;19(4):412-415 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20030701-06

Laser in situ Keratomileusis for Correction of Induced Astigmatism From Cataract Surgery

Hamid Norouzi, MD; Mohsen Rahmati-Kamel, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2003;19(4):416-424 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20030701-07

Conductive Keratoplasty to Correct Hyperopic Astigmatism

Ioannis G Pallikaris, MD, PhD; Tatiana L Naoumidi, MD; Nikos I Astyrakakis, OD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2003;19(4):425-432 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20030701-08

Technical Improvements in Photorefractive Keratectomy for Correction of High Myopia

Giovanni Cennamo, MD; Nicola Rosa, MD; Maria Angelica Breve, MD; Maria di Grazia, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2003;19(4):438-442 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20030701-10

Influence of Ablation Parameters on Refractive Changes After Phototherapeutic Keratectomy

Harilaos S Ginis, BSc; Vikentia J Katsanevaki, MD; Ioannis G Pallikaris, PhD, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2003;19(4):443-448 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20030701-11

Scraping and Mitomycin C to Treat Haze and Regression After Photorefractive Keratectomy for Myopia

Luca Vigo, MD; Elena Scandola, MD; Francesco Carones, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2003;19(4):449-454 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20030701-12

Rupture of Radial Keratotomy Incisions by Blunt Trauma 6 Years After Combined Photorefractive Keratectomy/Radial Keratotomy

Alberto Artola, MD, PhD; María J Ayala, MD, PhD; José M Ruiz-Moreno, MD, PhD; Fernando De La Hoz, MD, PhD; Jorge L Alió, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2003;19(4):460-462 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20030701-14

Letters to the Editor

Raj K Maturi, MD; John W Kitchens, MD; Daniel H Spitzberg, MD; Minzhong Yu, PhD; Brian S Boxer Wachler, MD; Tommy S Korn, MD; Naveen S Chandra, MD; Franz K Michel, MD; J T Lin, PhD; Oscar Mallo, MD; Robert Montés-Micó, OD, MPhil; Jorge L Alió, MD, PhD; Gonzalo Muñoz, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2003;19(4):463 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20030701-15

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