Journal of Refractive Surgery


Print ISSN: 1081-597X
Online ISSN: 1938-2391

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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  • Current Issue
  • April 2016
  • Volume 32 · Issue 4
Table of Contents
Original Article Supplemental Data

Corneal Stromal Demarcation Line Depth Following Standard and a Modified High Intensity Corneal Cross-linking Protocol

George D. Kymionis, MD, PhD; Konstantinos I. Tsoulnaras, MD; Dimitrios A. Liakopoulos, MD, MSc; Christina A. Skatharoudi, MD; Michael A. Grentzelos, MD; Nikolaos G. Tsakalis, MD

Original Article Supplemental Data
Original Article
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Influence of Near-Segment Positioning in a Rotationally Asymmetric Multifocal Intraocular Lens

In Seok Song, MD; Sam Young Yoon, MD, PhD; Jae Yong Kim, MD, PhD; Myoung Joon Kim, MD, PhD; Hungwon Tchah, MD, PhD

Original Article

Comparison of Dysfunctional Lens Index and Scheimpflug Lens Densitometry in the Evaluation of Age-Related Nuclear Cataracts

Fernando Faria-Correia, MD; Isaac Ramos, MD; Bernardo Lopes, MD; Tiago Monteiro, MD; Nuno Franqueira, MD; Renato Ambrósio, Jr., MD, PhD

Original Article

Clinical Evaluation of Macular Thickness Changes in Cataract Surgery Using a Light-Adjustable Intraocular Lens

Fritz H. Hengerer, MD, PhD; Michael Müller, MD; H. Burkhard Dick, MD, PhD; Ina Conrad-Hengerer, MD

Review Supplemental Data

Clinical Outcomes of SMILE and FS-LASIK Used to Treat Myopia: A Meta-analysis

Yingjie Zhang, MD; Qin Shen, MD; Yan Jia, MD; Dan Zhou, MD; Jibo Zhou, MD, PhD


Very Late-Onset Corneal Scarring After Photorefractive Keratectomy Induced by Cataract Surgery

Isaak Fischinger, MD; Theo G. Seiler, MD; Daniel Zapp, MD; Theo Seiler, MD, PhD

Translational Science Supplemental Data
Letters to the Editor Free
Correspondence Free