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
  • April 2017
  • Volume 33 · Issue 4
Table of Contents
Editorial Free

Standard for Reporting Refractive Outcomes of Intraocular Lens–Based Refractive Surgery

Dan Z. Reinstein, MD, MA(Cantab), FRCSC; Timothy J. Archer, MA(Oxon), DipCompSci(Cantab); Sathish Srinivasan, FRCSEd, FRCOphth, FACS; Thomas Kohnen, MD, PhD, FEBO; Nick Mamalis, MD; William J. Dupps Jr, MD, PhD; J. Bradley Randleman, MD

Surgical Technique Video

Preliminary Evidence of Successful Near Vision Enhancement With a New Technique: PrEsbyopic Allogenic Refractive Lenticule (PEARL) Corneal Inlay Using a SMILE Lenticule

Soosan Jacob, MS, FRCS, DNB; Dhivya Ashok Kumar, MD; Amar Agarwal, MS, FRCS, FRCO; Athiya Agarwal, MD, DO; Ramalingam Aravind, Boptom; A. I. Saijimol, BSc

Original Article

Effects of Short-term Preoperative Topical Ketorolac on Pupil Diameter in Eyes Undergoing Femtosecond Laser–Assisted Capsulotomy

Vasilios F. Diakonis, MD, PhD; Georgios A. Kontadakis, MD, MSc; Apostolos G. Anagnostopoulos, MD; Nilufer Yesilirmak, MD; Daniel P. Waren, MSPH; Florence Cabot, MD; Sonia H. Yoo, MD; Kendall E. Donaldson, MD, MS

Original Article Supplemental Data

Effect of Topical Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs on Pupillary Size During Uncomplicated Cataract Surgery

Alejandro Rodríguez-García, MD; Julio C. Hernández-Camarena, MD; Gilberto R. López-Jaime, MD; José A. Nava-García, MD

Original Article Supplemental Data

Intraocular Pressure After Implantation of a Phakic Collamer Intraocular Lens With a Central Hole

Ignacio Rodríguez-Una, MD, PhD; Pedro Pablo Rodríguez-Calvo, MD; Luis Fernández-Vega Cueto, MD, PhD; Carlos Lisa, MD; Andrés Fernández-Vega Cueto, MD; José F. Alfonso, MD, PhD

Original Article Supplemental Data
Translational Science Supplemental Data Free

Evaluation of the True Wavefront Aberrations in Eyes Implanted With a Rotationally Asymmetric Multifocal Intraocular Lens

Vyas Akondi, PhD; Pablo Pérez-Merino, PhD; Eduardo Martinez-Enriquez, PhD; Carlos Dorronsoro, PhD; Nicolás Alejandre, MD; Ignacio Jiménez-Alfaro, MD, PhD; Susana Marcos, PhD

Biomechanics Supplemental Data

Introduction of Two Novel Stiffness Parameters and Interpretation of Air Puff–Induced Biomechanical Deformation Parameters With a Dynamic Scheimpflug Analyzer

Cynthia J. Roberts, PhD; Ashraf M. Mahmoud, BS; Jeffrey P. Bons, PhD; Arif Hossain, MS; Ahmed Elsheikh, PhD; Riccardo Vinciguerra, MD; Paolo Vinciguerra, MD; Renato Ambrósio Jr, MD, PhD


Intraoperative Optical Coherence Tomography Vault Measurement in Posterior Chamber Phakic Intraocular Lens Implantation

Tien-En Tan, MBBS (Hons); Yu-Chi Liu, MD, MCI; Lasitha Saroj Jayasinghe, MBBS, FRCOphth (UK), FRANZCO; Jodhbir S. Mehta, BSc (Hons), MBBS, FRCOphth

Letters to the Editor Free

CXL at the Slit Lamp: No Clinically Relevant Changes in Corneal Riboflavin Distribution During Upright UV Irradiation

Basile Salmon; Olivier Richoz, MD, PhD; David Tabibian, MD; Sabine Kling, PhD; Raphael Wuarin; Farhad Hafezi, MD, PhD

Correspondence Free

SMILE as Re-treatment for a Thick LASIK Flap

Montserrat Garcia-Gonzalez, MD, PhD; Miguel A. Teus, MD, PhD

Correspondence Free

Comparison of Combined Transepithelial Phototherapeutic Keratectomy and Mechanical Debridement During Corneal Cross-linking

Michael A. Grentzelos, MD; Konstantinos I. Tsoulnaras, MD; George D. Kymionis, MD, PhD