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
  • March 2005
  • Volume 21 · Issue 2
EDITORIAL
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Journal Authorship and Professional Affiliation

George O Waring, III, MD, FACS, FRCOphth

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2005;21(2):115 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20050301-04

ORIGINAL ARTICLES

Correction of Myopia of 7 to 24 Diopters With the Artisan Phakic Intraocular Lens: Two-year Follow-up

Stefano Benedetti, MD; Virna Casamenti, MD; Lucio Marcaccio, MD; Carlo Brogioni, MD; Vincenzo Assetto, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2005;21(2):116-126 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20050301-05

SPECIAL ARTICLES
REPORTS

Laser in situ Keratomileusis for Correction of Myopia in Eyes After Retinal Detachment Surgery

Irina S Barequet, MD; Jaime Levy, MD; Itamar Klemperer, MD; Ami Hirsh, MD; Ayala Pollack; Tova Lifshitz, MD; Samuel Levinger, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2005;21(2):191-193 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20050301-16

Racial Differences in Central Corneal Thickness and Refraction Among Refractive Surgery Candidates

Christopher Yo, MD, PhD; Reginald G Ariyasu, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2005;21(2):194-197 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20050301-17

Reports

Laser in situ Keratomileusis for Correction of Myopia in Eyes After Retinal Detachment Surgery

Irina S Barequet, MD; Jaime Levy, MD; Itamar Klemperer, MD; Ami Hirsh, MD; Ayala Pollack; Tova Lifshitz, MD; Samuel Levinger, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2005;21(2):191-193 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20050301-16

Racial Differences in Central Corneal Thickness and Refraction Among Refractive Surgery Candidates

Christopher Yo, MD, PhD; Reginald G Ariyasu, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2005;21(2):194-197 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20050301-17

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

APPRECIATION

George O Waring, III, MD, FACS, FRCOphth

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2005;21(2):114 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20050301-03

A Test Eye for Wavefront Eye Refractors

Charles E Campbell, BS

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2005;21(2):127-140 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20050301-06

Effect of Optical Zone Ablation Diameter on LASIK-induced Higher Order Optical Aberrations

Kwok Hei Mok, PhD, FAAO, FVCO; Vincent Wing-hong Lee, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2005;21(2):141-143 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20050301-07

Alcohol and Mechanical Scraping for Epithelial Ingrowth Following Laser in situ Keratomileusis

William J Lahners, MD; David R Hardten, MD; Richard L Lindstrom, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2005;21(2):148-151 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20050301-09

Use of Polymyxin as an Endotoxin Blocker in the Prevention of Diffuse Lamellar Keratitis in an Animal Model

Douglas W Morck, DVM, PhD; Simon P Holland, MB, FRCSC; Howard Ceri, PhD; Robert Hancock, MD; Monisha Scott-Gough, MSc; Van Nugyen, MSc; Erin J Keith, BKin, BEd; Tracy L Lee, BSc

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2005;21(2):152-157 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20050301-10

Effect of a Yellow Filter on Contrast Sensitivity and Disability Glare After Laser in situ Keratomileusis Under Mesopic and Photopic Conditions

Ma Jesús Pérez-Carrasco, MD; Ma Cinta Puell, PhD; Celia Sánchez-Ramos, PhD; Angel López-Castro, PhD; Antonio Langa, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2005;21(2):158-165 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20050301-11

Visual Acuity and Corneal Topographic Changes Related With Pterygium Surgery

Meltem Yagmur, MD; Altan A Özcan, MD; Suphi Sari, MD; T Reha Ersöz, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2005;21(2):166-170 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20050301-12

Intraocular Pressure Measurements After Conductive Keratoplasty

George D Kymionis, MD, PhD; Tatiana L Naoumidi, MD; Ioannis M Aslanides, MD, PhD; Vinod Kumar, MD, FRCS; Nikolaos I Astyrakakis, OD; Miltiadis Tsilimbaris, MD, PhD; Ioannis G Pallikaris, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2005;21(2):171-175 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20050301-13

Biomechanical Modeling of Corneal Ectasia

William J Dupps, Jr, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2005;21(2):186-190 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20050301-15

LASIK With an Inferior Hinge

C Banu Cosar, MD; A Bozkurt Sener, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2005;21(2):197-199 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20050301-18

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