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

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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
  • February 2008
  • Volume 24 · Issue 2
Letter to the Editor

OCT Analysis of Flap Thickness

N. Timothy Peters, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2008;24(2):117-119 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20080201-01

Free

Mathematical Properties of Asphericity: A Method to Calculate With Asphericities

Diego de Ortueta, MD; Samuel Arba Mosquera, MS

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2008;24(2):119-121 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20080201-14

Original Article

Laser in situ Keratomileusis for Spherical Hyperopia and Hyperopic Astigmatism Using the NIDEK EC-5000 Excimer Laser

George O Waring III, MD; Barbara Fant, PharmD; Gary Stevens, PhD; Jeffrey Fischer, MD; Stephen Phillips, MD; Nancy Tanchel, MD; Cathleen Schanzer, MD; Arturo Chayet, MD; Julio Narvaez, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2008;24(2):123-136 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20080201-02

Topographic Changes After Hyperopic LASIK With the SCHWIND ESIRIS Laser Platform

Diego de Ortueta, MD; Samuel Arba-Mosquera, MS; Holger Baatz, MD, FEBO

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2008;24(2):137-144 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20080201-03

Treatment of Keratoconus by Topography-guided Customized Photorefractive Keratectomy: Two-year Follow-up Study

Gilda Cennamo, MD; Alfonso Intravaja, MD; Giuseppe Marotta, MD; Domenico Boccuzzi, MD; Giovanni Cennamo, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2008;24(2):145-149 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20080201-04

Corneal Topographic Changes After Four Types of Pterygium Surgery

Safiye Yilmaz, MD; Tolga Yuksel, MD; Ahmet Maden, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2008;24(2):160-165 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20080201-06

Inadequate Results for Microkeratome-assisted Additive Stromal Keratoplasty for Management of Keratoconus

Julien Coullet, MD; Pierre Fournié, MD; François Malecaze, MD, PhD; Jean-Louis Arné, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2008;24(2):166-172 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20080201-07

Biomechanics

Ocular Rigidity Evaluation After Photorefractive Keratectomy: An Experimental Study

George D. Kymionis, MD, PhD; Vasilios F Diakonis, MD; George Kounis, BSc; Dimitrios Bouzoukis, MD; Spyridon Charisis, MD; Harilaos Ginis, PhD; Sonia Yoo, MD; Miltiadis Tsilimbaris, MD, PhD; Ioannis G. Pallikaris, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2008;24(2):173-177 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20080201-08

Experimental Assessment of Corneal Anisotropy

Michael Brown, PhD; Ahmed Elsheikh, PhD; Daad Alhasso, MSc; Paolo Rama, MD; Marino Campanelli, MD; David Garway-Heath, MD, FRCOphth

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2008;24(2):178-187 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20080201-09

New Technology

Performance of a New Binocular Wavefront Aberrometer Based on a Self-imaging Diffractive Sensor

Laurence Warden, BA(APLSCI); Perry S Binder, MS, MD; Yueai Liu, PhD; Andreas W Dreher, PhD; Lawrence Sverdrup, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2008;24(2):188-196 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20080201-10

Report

Detection of an Abnormally Thick LASIK Flap With Anterior Segment OCT Imaging Prior to Planned LASIK Retreatment Surgery

Maria A Henriquez, MD; Luis Izquierdo_Jr, MD; Peter A Zakrzewski, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2008;24(2):197-199 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20080201-11

Comparison of Silicone and Non-silicone Hydrogel Soft Contact Lenses Used as a Bandage After LASEK

Raquel Gil-Cazorla, DOO; Esther Arranz-Márquez, MD, PhD; Miguel A. Teus, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2008;24(2):199-203 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20080201-12

Optic Neuropathy After Epi-LASIK

Simmons Lessell, MD; Sandra R Montezuma, MD; Roberto Pineda, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2008;24(2):204-208 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20080201-13

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