Journal of Refractive Surgery

CURRENTLY VIEWING:

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

ISRS

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
  • May 2008
  • Volume 24 · Issue 5
Letter to the Editor
Free

Metrics for Keratoconus

Brian Boxer Wachler, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2008;24(5):460-462 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20080501-01

What About LASEK?

Massimo Camellin, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2008;24(5):462 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20080501-02

Original Article

LASIK in Children With Hyperopic Anisometropic Amblyopia

Canan Asli Utine, MD, MSc; Hanefi Cakir, MD; Abdulkadir Egemenoglu, MD; Irfan Perente, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2008;24(5):464-472 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20080501-03

The Effect of Cyclosporine A (Restasis) on Recovery of Visual Acuity Following LASIK

Roxana Ursea, MD; Bryan U Tan, MD; Tracy L Purcell, PhD; Aniruddha Nalgirkar, MD; Mario E Lovaton, MD; Michael P Ehrenhaus, MD; David J Schanzlin, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2008;24(5):473-476 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20080501-04

Correction of Presbyopia in Hyperopia With a Center-distance, Paracentral-near Technique Using the Technolas 217z Platform

Dolores Ortiz, PhD; Roberto Pinelli, MD; Anna Simonetto, MA; Esperanza Sala, OD; Cristian Bacchi, OD; Jorge L Alió, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2008;24(5):494-500 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20080501-07

Custom-designed Toric Phakic Intraocular Lenses to Correct High Corneal Astigmatism

Erik L Mertens, MD, FEBO; Donald R. Sanders, MD, PhD; Pauline N Vitale, BS

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2008;24(5):501-506 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20080501-08

Phakic Refractive Lens: Two-year Results

Annemari Koivula, MD; Mikaela Taube, RN

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2008;24(5):507-515 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20080501-09

Comparison Between LASEK With Mitomycin C and LASIK for the Correction of Myopia of –7.00 to –13.75 D

Laura de Benito-Llopis, MD; Jose M Sánchez-Pina, DO; Miguel A. Teus, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2008;24(5):516-523 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20080501-10

Effect of Flap Thickness on Higher Order Wavefront Aberrations Induced by LASIK: A Bilateral Study

Zhen-Ying Cheng, MD, PhD; Ji C He, PhD; Ren-Yuan Chu, MD; Xing-Tao Zhou, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2008;24(5):524-529 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20080501-11

Pupil Center Shift Relative to the Coaxially Sighted Corneal Light Reflex Under Natural and Pharmacologically Dilated Conditions

Uzeyir Erdem, MD; Orkun Muftuoglu, MD; Fatih Çakir Gundogan, MD; Gungor Sobaci, MD; Atilla Bayer, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2008;24(5):530-538 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20080501-12

Comparison of Techniques for Corneal Power Assessment After Myopic LASIK Without the Use of Preoperative Data

Arthur C. K. Cheng, MRCS, FCOphth(HK); Srinivas S. K Rao, FRCS; Amy Wong, MRCS; Silvania Lau, BSc; Dennis S. C Lam, FRCS, FRCOphth

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2008;24(5):539-543 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20080501-13

Report

Recalcitrant Epithelial Ingrowth in Patients With Compromised Eyelid Function

David B Samimi, BA; D. Rex Hamilton, MD, MS, FACS

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2008;24(5):544-546 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20080501-14

Long-term Endothelial Cell Loss After Traumatic Dislocation and Repositioning of Artisan Phakic IOL

Bernardo Mutani, MD; Ugo de Sanctis, MD, PhD; Federico M Grignolo, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2008;24(5):546-548 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20080501-15

Spontaneous Bilateral, Recurrent, Late-onset Diffuse Lamellar Keratitis After LASIK in a Patient With Cogan’s Syndrome

Jaime Javaloy, MD, PhD; Carlos Barrera, MD; Jorge L Alió, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2008;24(5):548-550 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20080501-16

Microbial Keratitis After INTACS Implantation With Loose Suture

Hasan Hashemi, MD; Reza Ghaffari, MD; Masood Mohammadi, MD; Mohammad Miraftaab, MD; Sasan Moghimi, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2008;24(5):551-552 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20080501-17

Sign up to receive

Journal E-contents