Journal of Refractive Surgery


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


Journal Impact Factor
2019 Impact Factor 2.711

Cited in MEDLINE/PubMed

Past Issue
  • November Supplement 2006
  • Volume 22 · Issue 11

Clinical Use of In Vivo Confocal Microscopy Through Focusing in Corneal Refractive Surgery

Li Ying, MD, PhD; Zhang Xiao; Zhong Liuxueying; Jin Yumei

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(11):S1041-S1046


Precision of NIDEK OPD-Scan Measurements

Mike P Holzer, MD; Susanne Goebels; Gerd U Auffarth, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(11):S1021-S1023

Wavefront Analysis in Asian-Brazilians

Eliane Mayumi Nakano, MD; Harkaran Bains, MD; Kozo Nakano, MD; Celso Nakano, MD; Waldir Portellinha, MD; Marivaldo Oliveira, MD; Lenio Alvarenga, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(11):S1024-S1026

Comparison of Measurement of Pupil Sizes Among the Colvard Pupillometer, Procyon Pupillometer, and NIDEK OPD-Scan

Claire McDonnell, MCOptom; Martina Rolincova, MSc; Jan Venter, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(11):S1027-S1030

Optical Quality Analysis After Surface Excimer Laser Ablation: The Relationship Between Wavefront Aberration and Subepithelial Haze

Yan Wang, MD; Jichang He, PhD; Kanxing Zhao, MD, PhD; Ying Jin, MD; Tong Zuo, OD; Wei Wang, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(11):S1031-S1036

Precision of Higher Order Aberration Repeatability With NIDEK OPD-Scan Retinoscopic Aberrometry

Jackson Barreto, Jr, MD; Marcelo V Netto, MD; Alberto Cigna, MD; Samir Bechara, MD; Newton Kara-José, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(11):S1037-S1040

Corneal Diabetic Neuropathy: A Confocal Microscopy Study

Edoardo Midena, MD; Erica Brugin, MD; Alessandra Ghirlando, MD; Marco Sommavilla, MD; Angelo Avogaro, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(11):S1047-S1052

Optical Factors in Increased Best Spectacle-corrected Visual Acuity After LASIK

Uzeyir Erdem, MD; Orkun Muftuoglu, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(11):S1056-S1068

Correction of High Astigmatism: Case Studies Using the Mixed-cylinder Approach

Hamza N Khan, MD, MPH, FRCSC; Geoffrey B Kaye, MBChB, FCS(SA), FRCSC; Jean Luc Febbraro, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2006;22(11):S1073-S1078

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