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:

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Table of Contents

Remembering George O. Waring, III

J. Bradley Randleman, MD

Original Article

Comparison of Corneal Shape Changes and Aberrations Induced By FS-LASIK and SMILE for Myopia

Anders Gyldenkerne, MS; Anders Ivarsen, MD, PhD; Jesper Ø. Hjortdal, MD, PhD

Original Article

Image Quality Comparison of Two Multifocal IOLs: Influence of the Pupil

Mari Carmen García-Domene, PhD; Adelina Felipe, PhD; Cristina Peris-Martínez, MD, PhD; Amparo Navea, MD, PhD; Jose M. Artigas, PhD; Álvaro M. Pons, PhD

Original Article

Intraocular Lens Power Selection and Positioning With and Without Intraoperative Aberrometry

Kathryn M. Hatch, MD; Emily C. Woodcock, FAOI; Jonathan H. Talamo, MD

Original Article

Surgically Induced Astigmatism Assessment: Comparison Between Three Corneal Measuring Devices

Shay Ofir, MD; Adi Abulafia, MD; Guy Kleinmann, MD; Olga Reitblat, MD; Ehud I. Assia, MD

Original Article

Evaluation of Keratometry With a Novel Color-LED Corneal Topographer

Stijn Klijn, MD; Nicolaas J. Reus, MD, PhD; Victor Arni D. P. Sicam, PhD

New Concepts

Role of Percent Tissue Altered on Ectasia After LASIK in Eyes With Suspicious Topography

Marcony R. Santhiago, MD, PhD; David Smadja, MD; Steven E. Wilson, MD; Ronald R. Krueger, MD; Mario L. R. Monteiro, MD, PhD; J. Bradley Randleman, MD

Translational Science

Can Ultrasound Biomicroscopy Be Used to Predict Accommodation Accurately?

Viswanathan Ramasubramanian, PhD; Adrian Glasser, PhD


Application of a Hydrogel Ocular Sealant to Avoid Recurrence of Epithelial Ingrowth After LASIK Enhancement

Nilufer Yesilirmak, MD; Vasilios F. Diakonis, MD, PhD; Juan F. Battle, MD; Sonia H. Yoo, MD


SMILE and LASIK in Low Myopia

Miguel A. Teus, MD, PhD; Laura de Benito-Llopis, MRCOphth, PhD


Corneal Curvature Gradient Determines Corneal Healing Process and Epithelial Behavior

Paolo Vinciguerra, MD; Claudio Azzolini, MD; Riccardo Vinciguerra, MD