Lasers in Surgery and Medicine (LSM)
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 energy-based therapeutics and diagnostics.
The Impact Factor is 4.025*. Based on these results, Lasers in Surgery and Medicine is ranked 44 out of 212 journals in the Surgery category and 17 out of 69 journals in the Dermatology category.
LSM 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 and energy-based device applications, as well as for researchers investigating device/tissue interaction, new laser and energy-based techniques and/or technology.
Lasers in Surgery and Medicine appears eleven times each year, including a special abstract supplement issue for the ASLMS Annual Conference.