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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  • Volume 31 · Issue 11
Table of Contents
Original Article Supplemental Data

Three-Year Results of Small Incision Lenticule Extraction for High Myopia: Refractive Outcomes and Aberrations

Iben Bach Pedersen, MD; Anders Ivarsen, MD, PhD; Jesper Hjortdal, MD, DMSci

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Visual Outcomes and Optical Quality After Femtosecond Laser Small Incision Lenticule Extraction: An 18-Month Prospective Study

Huamao Miao, MD, PhD; Mi Tian, MD; Ye Xu, MD, PhD; Yingjun Chen, MD; Xingtao Zhou, MD, PhD

Original Article

Lenticule Quality After Continuous Curvilinear Lenticulerrhexis in SMILE Evaluated With Scanning Electron Microscopy

Yu Zhao, MD; Meiyan Li, PhD; Ling Sun, PhD; Jing Zhao, PhD; Yingjun Chen, MD; Xingtao Zhou, MD, PhD

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Detection of Keratoconus in Clinically and Algorithmically Topographically Normal Fellow Eyes Using Epithelial Thickness Analysis

Dan Z. Reinstein, MD, MA(Cantab), FRCOphth; Timothy J. Archer, MA(Oxon), DipCompSci(Cantab); Raksha Urs, PhD; Marine Gobbe, MST(Optom), PhD; Arindam RoyChoudhury, PhD; Ronald H. Silverman, PhD

Original Article

Straylight Measurements in Two Different Apodized Diffractive Multifocal Intraocular Lenses

Ruth Lapid-Gortzak, MD, PhD; Grzegorz Labuz, MSc; Ivanka J. van der Meulen, MD, PhD; Jan Willem van der Linden, BOpt; M. P. Mourits, MD, PhD; Tom J. van den Berg, PhD

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Comparison of Forward Light Scatter Changes Between SMILE, Femtosecond Laser-assisted LASIK, and Epipolis LASIK: Results of a 1-Year Prospective Study

Lulu Xu, MD; Yan Wang, MD, PhD; Jing Li, MD; Yangchen Liu, MD; Wenjing Wu, MD; Hui Zhang, PhD; Yanan Wu, MD; Gauhar Ali Khan, MD

Original Article

Comparison of Three Epithelial Removal Techniques in PRK: Mechanical, Alcohol-assisted, and Transepithelial Laser

Yinon Shapira, MD; Michael Mimouni, MD; Shmuel Levartovsky, MD; David Varssano, MD; Tzahi Sela, BSc; Gur Munzer, LLB; Igor Kaiserman, MD, MSc, MHA

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Novel Placido-derived Topography-guided Excimer Corneal Normalization With Cyclorotation Adjustment: Enhanced Athens Protocol for Keratoconus

Anastasios John Kanellopoulos, MD; George Asimellis, PhD

Translational Science

Femtosecond Laser-assisted Endokeratophakia Using Allogeneic Corneal Lenticule in a Rabbit Model

Ting Zhang, MD; Yuan Sun, MD; Manli Liu, MD; Yugui Zhou, MD; Danyang Wang, PhD; Yili Chen, MD; Quan Liu, MD, PhD

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