Lasers in Surgery and Medicine, the Society's official journal,
is the most prestigious and widely circulated peer reviewed scientific journal
dedicated to basic and applied aspects of laser therapy and diagnosis.
Based on 2014-2015 Impact Factor results, Lasers in Surgery and Medicine is ranked 49th out of 198 journals in the Surgery category.
The Journal publishes clinical as well as basic science reports
and is important reading for clinicians who wish to stay abreast of the most
recent scientific developments in biomedical laser applications, as well as
researchers investigating laser/tissue interaction, new laser techniques and/or
technology. Lasers in Surgery and Medicine appears eleven times each year,
including an abstract issue for the ASLMS Annual Conference.