Journal of Refractive Surgery


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

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”
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• Access to current articles, as well as several years of archived content
• Articles posted online just 2 months after acceptance

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  • November 2014
  • Volume 30 · Issue 11
Table of Contents
Letter to the Editor

The Effect of Testing Distance on Intraocular Lens Power Calculation

Michael J. Simpson, PhD; W. Neil Charman, PhD


The Mystery of Collagen Cross-linking When it Comes to In Vivo Biomechanical Measurements

Damien Gatinel, MD


Contact Lens-Assisted Collagen Cross-linking: Is it the Working Solution?

Alireza Peyman, MD


The Use of Femtosecond Lasers in Cataract Surgery: Review of the Published Results With the LenSx System

Zoltan Z. Nagy, DSc; Leonardo Mastropasqua, MD; Michael C. Knorz, MD

Surgical Technique

Laser-Assisted Mini-capsulotomy: A New Technique for Intumescent White Cataracts

Tim Schultz, MD; H. Burkhard Dick, MD, PhD

Surgical Technique

Transepithelial Iontophoresis Corneal Collagen Cross-linking for Progressive Keratoconus: Initial Clinical Outcomes

Paolo Vinciguerra, MD; J. Bradley Randleman, MD; Vito Romano, MD; Emanuela F. Legrottaglie, MD; Pietro Rosetta, MD; Fabrizio I. Camesasca, MD; Raffaele Piscopo, MD; Claudio Azzolini, MD; Riccardo Vinciguerra, MD

Original Article

Comparison of Two Multifocal Intraocular Lens Designs That Differ Only in Near Add

Emilio Pedrotti, MD; Rodolfo Mastropasqua, MD; Mattia Passilongo, MD; Graziella Parisi, MD; Ivan Marchesoni, MD; Giorgio Marchini, MD

Original Article

Clinical Outcomes With a Trifocal Intraocular Lens: A Multicenter Study

Béatrice Cochener, MD, PhD; Jérome Vryghem, MD; Pascal Rozot, MD; Gilles Lesieur, MD; Jean-Paul Chevalier, MD; Jean-Marie Henry, MD; Thierry David, MD; Laurence Lesueur, MD; Damien Gatinel, MD, PhD; Cati Ganem, MD; Johan Blanckaert, MD; Emmanuel Van Acker, MD; Steven Heireman, MD; Sofie Ghekiere, MD

Original Article

Initial Experience With a New Refractive Rotationally Asymmetric Multifocal Intraocular Lens

Jan A. Venter, MD; Dean Barclay, MD; Martina Pelouskova, MSc; Claire E. L. Bull, BSc

Original Article

Comparative Evaluation of Higher-Order Aberrations and Corneal Asphericity Between Wavefront-guided and Aspheric LASIK for Myopia

Jawahar Lal Goyal, MD, DNB; Arushi Garg, MS; Ritu Arora, MD, DNB; Parul Jain, MS; Yashpal Goel, MS


Assessment of Ocular Biomechanics Using Dynamic Ultra High-Speed Scheimpflug Imaging in Keratoconic and Normal Eyes

Lei Tian, MD; Match W. L. Ko, PhD; Li-ke Wang, MSc; Jia-ying Zhang, MD; Tian-jie Li, PhD; Yi-fei Huang, PhD; Yong-ping Zheng, PhD