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”
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• 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

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Past Issue
  • April 2006
  • Volume 22 · Issue 4
GUEST EDITORIAL
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Repeat LASIK After Penetrating Keratoplasty for Repair of a Corneal Perforation From Previous LASIK

Rana Altan-Yaycioglu, MD; Yonca A Akova, MD; Sirel Gur, MD; Ufuk Veziroglu, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(4):331-332 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060401-05

Late Bilateral Keratectasia After LASIK in a Low Myopic Patient/Reply

Byron A Stratas, MD, FACS; Tova Lifshitz, MD; Jaime Levy, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(4):331 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060401-04

Endophthalmitis After Artisan Phakic Intraocular Lens Implantation for Correction of High Myopia

Fahad Diab, MD; Saba Al-Rashaed, MD; Saeed Al-Motowa, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(4):332-333 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060401-06

Letters to the Editor

Repeat LASIK After Penetrating Keratoplasty for Repair of a Corneal Perforation From Previous LASIK

Rana Altan-Yaycioglu, MD; Yonca A Akova, MD; Sirel Gur, MD; Ufuk Veziroglu, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(4):331-332 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060401-05

Late Bilateral Keratectasia After LASIK in a Low Myopic Patient/Reply

Byron A Stratas, MD, FACS; Tova Lifshitz, MD; Jaime Levy, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(4):331 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060401-04

Endophthalmitis After Artisan Phakic Intraocular Lens Implantation for Correction of High Myopia

Fahad Diab, MD; Saba Al-Rashaed, MD; Saeed Al-Motowa, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(4):332-333 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060401-06

ORIGINAL ARTICLES

Topography-guided Treatment of Irregular Astigmatism With the WaveLight Excimer Laser

Mirko R Jankov, II, MD; Sophia I Panagopoulou, MS; Nikolaos S Tsiklis, MD; Georgos C Hajitanasis, MD; Ioannis M Aslanides, MD, PhD; Ioannis G Pallikaris, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(4):335-344 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060401-07

REVIEW ARTICLE

Retreatment of LASIK

Namrata Sharma, MD; Ramamurthy Balasubramanya, MD; Rajesh Sinha, MD, FRCS; Jeewan S Titiyal, MD; Rasik B Vajpayee, MS, FRCSEd

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(4):396-401 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060401-17

REPORTS

Traumatic Late Flap Dehiscence and Enterobacter Keratitis Following LASIK

Leanne M Cheung, MBBS, MPH; Daya Papalkar, MBBS; Patrick Versace, FRANZCO

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(4):402-404 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060401-18

Prophylactic Perioperative Antiviral Therapy for LASIK in Patients With Inactive Herpetic Keratitis

Ma Victoria de Rojas Silva, MD, PhD; Elío Díez-Feijóo, MD, PhD; Jaime Javaloy, MD, PhD; Manuel Sánchez-Salorio, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(4):404-406 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060401-19

NeuroVision Treatment for Low Myopia Following LASIK Regression

Kooi Ling Lim, BOptom; Han Bor Fam, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(4):406-408 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060401-20

Photorefractive Keratectomy in Megalophthalmos Anterior

Éva Gallyas, MD; Vanda Hidasi, MD, PhD; István Ferincz; Lajos Kolozsvári, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(4):408-411 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060401-21

Reports

Traumatic Late Flap Dehiscence and Enterobacter Keratitis Following LASIK

Leanne M Cheung, MBBS, MPH; Daya Papalkar, MBBS; Patrick Versace, FRANZCO

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(4):402-404 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060401-18

Prophylactic Perioperative Antiviral Therapy for LASIK in Patients With Inactive Herpetic Keratitis

Ma Victoria de Rojas Silva, MD, PhD; Elío Díez-Feijóo, MD, PhD; Jaime Javaloy, MD, PhD; Manuel Sánchez-Salorio, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(4):404-406 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060401-19

NeuroVision Treatment for Low Myopia Following LASIK Regression

Kooi Ling Lim, BOptom; Han Bor Fam, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(4):406-408 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060401-20

Photorefractive Keratectomy in Megalophthalmos Anterior

Éva Gallyas, MD; Vanda Hidasi, MD, PhD; István Ferincz; Lajos Kolozsvári, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(4):408-411 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060401-21

Outcome of LASIK for Myopia in Women on Hormone Replacement Therapy

Maeve A. O'Doherty, MRCOphth; John V. O'Doherty, MAGRSC, PhD; Michael O'Keefe, FRCS

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(4):350-353 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060401-09

Bilateral Comparison of Corneal Flap Dimensions With the Moria M2 Reusable Head and Single Use Head Microkeratomes

Juhani Pietilä, MD; Petri Mäkinen, MD; Sakari Suominen, MD; Anne Huhtala, DSc(Tech); Hannu Uusitalo, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(4):354-357 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060401-10

Dry Eye After LASIK Enhancement by Flap Lifting

Ikuko Toda, MD; Naoko Kato-Asano, MD; Yoshiko Hori-Komai, MD; Kazuo Tsubota, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(4):358-362 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060401-11

Pachymetry Assessment With Orbscan II in Postoperative Patients With Myopic LASIK

Arthur C K Cheng, MRCS; Srinivas K Rao, FRCS; Emily Tang, MBBS; Dennis S C Lam, FRCS, FRCOphth

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(4):363-366 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060401-12

Evaluation of Pupil Dynamics After Implantation of Artisan Phakic Intraocular Lenses

Sander J Bootsma, MD; Nayyirih G Tahzib, MD; Fred A G J Eggink, PhD; John de Brabander, PhD; Rudy M M A Nuijts, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(4):367-371 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060401-13

Optic Disc and Retinal Nerve Fiber Layer Analysis With Scanning Laser Tomography After LASIK

Naoki Hamada, MD; Tadayoshi Kaiya, MD; Tetsuro Oshika, MD; Satoshi Kato, MD; Goji Tomita, MD; Satoru Yamagami, MD; Shiro Amano, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(4):372-375 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060401-14

Very High-frequency Ultrasound Analysis of Non-contact Holmium Laser Thermal Keratoplasty Treatment Spots

Sandra C Belmont, MD; Sophia Chen, MD; Ramon Ruffy, MD; Samantha J Chai, BA; Ronald Silverman, PhD; D Jackson Coleman, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(4):376-386 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060401-15

Analysis of Intraocular Lens Power Calculation for Eyes With Previous Myopic LASIK

George J C Jin, MD, PhD; Alan S Crandall, MD; Yian Jin, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(4):387-395 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060401-16

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