Journal of Refractive Surgery

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Journal of Refractive Surgery

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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Journal Impact Factor
2018 Impact Factor 3.000

Cited in MEDLINE/PubMed

The articles prior to January 2013 are part of the back file collection and are not available with a current paid subscription. To access the article, you may purchase it or purchase the complete back file collection here

Past Issue
  • January 2006
  • Volume 22 · Issue 1
Letters to the Editor

Assessing the Value of LASIK by Patient-reported Outcomes Using Quality of Life Assessment/Reply

Harrison S Weisinger, MScOptom, PhD, MD; Hye-Young Kang, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(1):14-15 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060101-04

Near Vision Evaluation Considering Reading Performance

Robert Montés-Micó, PhD; Jorge L Alió, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(1):15-16 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060101-05

Update of Presbyopia Treatment by Scleral Ablation Using Er:YAG and UV Lasers/Reply

J T Lin, PhD; V Kadambi, MD; Mitsutoshi Ito, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(1):16-17 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060101-06

Original Article

A Quality of Life Comparison of People Wearing Spectacles or Contact Lenses or Having Undergone Refractive Surgery

Konrad Pesudovs, PhD; Estibaliz Garamendi, PhD; David B Elliott, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(1):19-27 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060101-07

Confocal Microscopy of Disposable and Nondisposable Heads for the Moria M2 Microkeratome

Jaime Javaloy, MD, PhD; María T Vidal, MD, PhD; Jose M Ruiz-Moreno, MD, PhD; Jorge L Alió, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(1):28-33 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060101-08

Corneal Aberration Changes After Hyperopic LASIK: A Comparison Between the VISX Star S2 and the Asclepion-Meditec MEL 70 G Scan Excimer Lasers

César Albarrán-Diego, OD; Gonzalo Muñoz, MD, PhD, FEBO; Robert Montés-Micó, OD, MPhil; Antonio Rodriguez, MD, PhD, FEBO; Jorge L Alió, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(1):34-42 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060101-09

LASIK for Hyperopia With the WaveLight Excimer Laser

A John Kanellopoulos, MD; Joseph Conway, MD; Lawrence H Pe, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(1):43-47 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060101-10

Complex Wavefront-guided Retreatments With the Alcon CustomCornea Platform After Prior LASIK

James Andrew Hiatt, MD; Colin N Grant, BS; Brian S Boxer Wachler, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(1):48-53 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060101-11

Autologous Serum Eye Drops for Dry Eye After LASIK

Tomoko Noda-Tsuruya, MD, PhD; Naoko Asano-Kato, MD, PhD; Ikuko Toda, MD, PhD; Kazuo Tsubota, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(1):61-66 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060101-13

Two-step LASIK With Topography-guided Ablation to Correct Astigmatism After Penetrating Keratoplasty

Alessandro Mularoni, MD; Gian Luca Laffi, MD; Leona Bassein, Cstat; Giorgio Tassinari, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(1):67-74 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060101-14

Intraocular Lens Power Calculation Following LASIK: Determination of the New Effective Index of Refraction

Elias F Jarade, MD; Françoise C Abi Nader, Op; Khalid F Tabbara, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(1):75-80 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060101-15

SPECIAL ARTICLE

Standardized Analyses of Correction of Astigmatism by Laser Systems That Reshape the Cornea

Malvina B Eydelman, MD; Bruce Drum, PhD; Jack Holladay, MD, MSEE, FACS; Gene Hilmantel, OD, MS; Guy Kezirian, MD; Daniel Durrie, MD; R Doyle Stulting, MD, PhD; Donald Sanders, MD, PhD; Bonita Wong, OD, MSc

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(1):81-95 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060101-16

SURGICAL TECHNIQUE
Reports

Artisan Aphakic Intraocular Lens Implantation in Cases of Subluxated Crystalline Lenses Due to Marfan Syndrome

Miltiadis Aspiotis, PhD; Ioannis Asproudis, PhD; Maria Stefaniotou, PhD; Spiridon Gorezis, MD; Konstantinos Psilas, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(1):99 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060101-18

Traumatic Dislocation and Successful Re-enclavation of an Artisan Phakic IOL With Analysis of the Endothelium

A Ioannidis, MRCOphth; I Nartey, MRCOphth; B C Little, FRCOphth

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(1):102-103 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060101-19

Anterior Stromal Puncture in the Treatment of Loose Epithelium After LASIK

Harilaos S Brilakis, MD; Edward J Holland, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(1):103-105 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060101-20

Phacoemulsification and Implantation of an Accommodating IOL After PRK

Ioannis M Aslanides, MD, PhD; Sotiris Plainis, MSc, PhD; Vinod Kumar, FRCSEd(Ophth); Harilaos Ginis, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(1):106-108 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060101-21

BOOK REVIEW

Smolin and Thoft's The Cornea

David Miller, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(1):109 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081-597X-20060101-22

Biomechanics Section

Biomechanics of Corneal Refractive Surgery

Dan Z. Reinstein, MD, MA(Cantab), FRCSC; Cynthia Roberts, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(1):285 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20131025-01

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