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 2003
  • Volume 19 · Issue 5
Original Articles

The Duet-Kelman Lens: A New Exchangeable Angle-supported Phakic Intraocular Lens

Jorge L Alió, MD, PhD; Charles Kelman, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2003;19(5):488-495 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20030901-03

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Central Corneal Haze Increased by Radial Keratotomy Following Photorefractive Keratectomy

Nobuyuki Shoji, MD; Eri Hayashi, MD; Kimiya Shimizu, MD; Shigekazu Uga, PhD; Juntaro Sugita, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2003;19(5):560-565 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20030901-11

Special Article

Use of Market Segmentation to Identify Untapped Consumer Needs in Vision Correction Surgery for Future Growth

Thomas M Loarie, BS; David Applegate, MBA; Christopher B Kuenne, MBA; Lawrence J Choi, AB; Diane P Horowitz, AB

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2003;19(5):566-576 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20030901-12

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Letters to the Editor

Control of Astigmatism in Cataract Surgery

Theodore P Werblin, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2003;19(5):610 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20030901-22

Bilateral Retinal Detachment Associated With Giant Retinal Tear Following LASIK

María Concepción Hernáez-Ortega, MD, PhD; Enrique Soto-Pedre, MD, MSc

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2003;19(5):611 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20030901-23

Prophylactic Brimonidine Before LASIK

Önder Üretmen, MD; Halil Ates, MD; Kutay Andaç, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2003;19(5):612 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20030901-24

Conductive Keratoplasty for Low to Moderate Hyperopia: 1-year Results

Ioannis G Pallikaris, MD, PhD; Tatiana L Naoumidi, MD; Sophia I Panagopoulou, BSc; Athanasios K Alegakis, PhD; Nikolaos I Astyrakakis, OD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2003;19(5):496-506 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20030901-04

Noncontact Optical Coherence Tomography for Measurement of Corneal Flap and Residual Stromal Bed Thickness After Laser in situ Keratomileusis

Robert W Thompson, Jr, MD; David M Choi, MD; Marianne O Price, PhD; Laurie Potrezbowski, COA; Francis W Price, Jr, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2003;19(5):507-515 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20030901-05

Topography-guided Laser in situ Keratomileusis (TOPOLINK) to Correct Irregular Astigmatism After Previous Refractive Surgery

Jorge L Alió, MD, PhD; Jose I Belda, MD, PhD; Amr A Osman, MD; Ahmad M M Shalaby, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2003;19(5):516-527 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20030901-06

Incidence of Retinal Disease Following Refractive Surgery in 9,239 Eyes

José Ma Ruiz-Moreno, MD; Jorge L Alió, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2003;19(5):534-547 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20030901-08

Correlation of Pupil Sizes Measured With a Mesopic Infrared Pupillometer and a Photopic Topographer

Laura M Periman, MD; Renato Ambrosio, Jr, MD; Devin A Harrison, MD; Steven E Wilson, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2003;19(5):555-559 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20030901-10

Estimating Visual Quality from Wavefront Aberration Measurements

Xu Cheng, MD, MS; Larry N Thibos, PhD; Arthur Bradley, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2003;19(5):S579-S584 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20030901-14

Adaptive Optics for Vision: The Eye's Adaptation to Point Spread Function

Pablo Artal, PhD; Li Chen, PhD; Enrique J Fernández, MSc; Ben Singer, MSc; Silvestre Manzanera, MSc; David R Williams, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2003;19(5):S585-S587 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20030901-15

From Scattering to Wavefronts-What's in Between?

Michael Mrochen, PhD; Vladimir Semchishen, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2003;19(5):S597-S601 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20030901-18

Intraoperative Wavefront Monitoring During Laser Thermal Keratoplasty

Ronald R Krueger, MD, MSE; Pedro Gomez, MD; Satish Herekar, MS

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2003;19(5):S602-S607 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20030901-19

Letters to the Editor

Randy J Epstein, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2003;19(5):610 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20030901-21

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