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

ISRS                                                       Cited in MEDLINE/PubMed 

  • Current Issue
  • October 2016
  • Volume 32 · Issue 10
Table of Contents
Original Article Video

Continuous Curvilinear Capsulorhexis Performed With the VERUS Ophthalmic Caliper

Malik Y. Kahook, MD; Robert J. Cionni, MD; Michael J. Taravella, MD; Robert E. Ang, MD; Aaron N. Waite, MD; Jonathan D. Solomon, MD; Harvey S. Uy, MD

Original Article

Comparison Between Mix-and-Match Implantation of Bifocal Intraocular Lenses and Bilateral Implantation of Trifocal Intraocular Lenses

Rafael Bilbao-Calabuig, MD; Felix González-López, MD; Ferrer Amparo, DOO; Gemma Alvarez, DOO; Sunni R. Patel, PhD; Fernando Llovet-Osuna, MD, PhD

Original Article Supplemental Data

Short-term Variance of Refractive Outcomes After Simultaneous LASIK and High-Fluence Cross-linking in High Myopic Correction

Tommy C. Y. Chan, FRCS; Marco C. Y. Yu, PhD; Alex L. K. Ng, MRCS; George P. M. Cheng, FRCS; Jiamei Zhang, MD; Yan Wang, MD; Vishal Jhanji, MD, FRCOphth

Original Article Supplemental Data Free

Transepithelial Iontophoresis Versus Standard Corneal Collagen Cross-linking: 1-Year Results of a Prospective Clinical Study

Paolo Vinciguerra, MD; Vito Romano, MD; Pietro Rosetta, MD; Emanuela F. Legrottaglie, MD; Raffaele Piscopo, MD; Claudia Fabiani, MD; Claudio Azzolini, MD; Riccardo Vinciguerra, MD

Original Article Supplemental Data

Aspheric Micro-monovision LASIK in Correction of Presbyopia and Myopic Astigmatism: Early Clinical Outcomes in a Chinese Population

Ting Zhang, MD; Yuan Sun, MD; Shengbei Weng, MD; Manli Liu, PhD; Yugui Zhou, MD; Xiaonan Yang, MD; Aleksandar Stojanovic, MD; Quan Liu, MD, PhD

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Impact of Suction Loss During Small Incision Lenticule Extraction (SMILE)

Manli Liu, PhD; Jianchao Wang, PhD; Wen Zhong, MM; Danyang Wang, PhD; Yugui Zhou, PhD; Quan Liu, MD, PhD

Original Article
Biomechanics Supplemental Data

Glistening Formation on a Single-Piece Prehydrated Hydrophobic Acrylic Intraocular Lens in a Diabetic Patient

Su-Yeon Kang, MD, PhD; Youngsub Eom, MD, PhD; Jay Won Rhim, MD; Jong Suk Song, MD, PhD; Hyo Myung Kim, MD, PhD


A Pilot Study of SMILE for Hyperopia: Corneal Morphology and Surface Characteristics of Concave Lenticules in Human Donor Eyes

Jing Zhao, MD, PhD; Huamao Miao, MD, PhD; Tian Han, MD; Yang Shen, MD; Yu Zhao, MD, PhD; Ling Sun, MD, PhD; Xingtao Zhou, MD, PhD


Small Incision Lenticule Extraction (SMILE) as Re-treatment for a Thick LASIK Flap

Sara Catalan-Lopez, MD; Alba Mariña Portas-Ferradas, MD; Luis Cadarso-Suarez, MD, PhD; Adriana Rodriguez-Rodriguez, DOO