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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  • June 2015
  • Volume 31 · Issue 6
Table of Contents
Original Article

Microincision Hydrophobic Acrylic Aspheric Toric Intraocular Lens for Astigmatism and Cataract Correction

Hiroko Bissen-Miyajima, MD, PhD; Kazuno Negishi, MD, PhD; Osamu Hieda, MD, PhD; Shigeru Kinoshita, MD, PhD

Original Article

Toric Intraocular Lens Outcomes in Patients With Glaucoma

Reay H. Brown, MD; Le Zhong, BS; Caroline W. Bozeman, BS; Mary G. Lynch, MD

Original Article

The Safety and Predictability of Implanting Autologous Lenticule Obtained by SMILE for Hyperopia

Ling Sun, MD; Peijun Yao, MD, PhD; Meiyan Li, MD, PhD; Yang Shen, MD; Jing Zhao, MD; Xingtao Zhou, MD, PhD

Original Article

Accelerated Corneal Collagen Cross-linking for Postoperative LASIK Ectasia: Two-Year Outcomes

Gustavo K. Marino, MD; Andre A. M. Torricelli, MD; Natalia Giacomin, MD; Marcony R. Santhiago, MD, PhD; Rodrigo Espindola, MD; Marcelo V. Netto, MD

Original Article

Accelerated Corneal Collagen Cross-Linking in Thin Keratoconic Corneas

Engin Bilge Ozgurhan, MD; Betul Ilkay Sezgin Akcay, MD; Tugba Kurt, MD; Yusuf Yildirim, MD; Ahmet Demirok, MD

Original Article

Intrastromal Corneal Ring Segment Explantation in Patients With Keratoconus: Causes, Technique, and Outcomes

Priyanka Chhadva, BS; Nilufer Yesilirmak, MD; Florence Cabot, MD; Sonia H. Yoo, MD

Original Article

Comparison of Measurements and Clinical Outcomes After Wavefront-Guided LASEK Between iDesign and WaveScan

Ji Won Jung, MD; Byung Hoon Chung, MD; Sun Hyup Han, BA; Eung Kweon Kim, MD, PhD; Kyoung Yul Seo, MD, PhD; Tae-im Kim, MD, PhD

Therapeutic Refractive Surgery

Simultaneous Correction of Unilateral Rainbow Glare and Residual Astigmatism by Undersurface Flap Photoablation After Femtosecond Laser-Assisted LASIK

Damien Gatinel, MD; Alain Saad, MD; Emmanuel Guilbert, MD; Hélène Rouger, OD

Therapeutic Refractive Surgery

Wavefront-Guided Laser Treatment Using a High-Resolution Aberrometer to Measure Irregular Corneas: A Pilot Study

Mohamed Shafik Shaheen, MD, PhD; Mohamed El-Kateb, MD, PhD; Tarek A. Hafez, MD, PhD; David P. Piñero, PhD; Mounir A. Khalifa, MD, PhD


Intense Early Flattening After Corneal Collagen Cross-linking

Marcony R. Santhiago, MD, PhD; Natalia T. Giacomin, MD; Carla S. Medeiros, MD; David Smadja, MD; Samir J. Bechara, MD, PhD


Total Corneal Astigmatism and Posterior Corneal Surface

Virgilio Galvis, MD; Alejandro Tello, MD; Camilo A. Niño, MD; M. Margarita Parra, MD