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

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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
  • April 2009
  • Volume 25 · Issue 4
Original Article

Effect of NIDEK Optimized Aspheric Transition Zone Ablation Profile on Higher Order Aberrations During LASIK for Myopia

Naoyuki Maeda, MD; Ryo Kosaki, MD; Hitoshi Hayashi, MD; Takashi Fujikado, MD; Shigeki Okamoto, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2009;25(4):331-338 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20090401-06

Comparison of Standard and Aberration-neutral Profiles for Myopic LASIK With the SCHWIND ESIRIS Platform

Diego de Ortueta, MD, FEBO; Samuel Arba Mosquera, MSc; Holger Baatz, MD, FEBO

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2009;25(4):339-349 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20090401-03

LASIK for Myopia Using the Zeiss VisuMax Femtosecond Laser and MEL 80 Excimer Laser

Marcus Blum, MD; Kathleen Kunert, MD; Annika Gille; Walter Sekundo, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2009;25(4):350-356 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20090401-01

Circular Keratotomy to Reduce Astigmatism and Improve Vision in Stage I and II Keratoconus

Jorg H. Krumeich, MD; Guy M. Kezirian, MD, FACS

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2009;25(4):357-365 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20090401-07

Fluorophotometry to Evaluate the Corneal Epithelium in Eyes Undergoing Contact Lens Corneal Reshaping to Correct Myopia

Danielle Z. Savitsky, BA; Vincent C. Fan, MD; Elvin H. Yildiz, MD; Ted T. Du, MD; Penny A. Asbell, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2009;25(4):366-370 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20090401-12

Contralateral Eye Study of Corneal Collagen Cross-linking With Riboflavin and UVA Irradiation in Patients With Keratoconus

Mirko R. Jankov II, MD, PhD; Efekan Coskunseven, MD; Farhad Hafezi, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2009;25(4):371-376 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20090401-02

New Instrument

Ultraviolet Femtosecond Laser Creation of Corneal Flap

Ronan Le Harzic, PhD; Klaus Vogler, PhD; Christof Donitzky, Ing

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2009;25(4):383-389 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20090401-08

New Technology

Multiple Component Intraocular Lens: First Human Implantation

Hendrik A. Fuchs, MD; Andreas Frohn, MD; Kevin Dean; Theodore P. Werblin, MD, PhD, PC

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2009;25(4):390-393 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20090401-04

Reports

Iris-fixated Anterior Chamber Phakic Intraocular Lens for Myopia Moves Posteriorly With Mydriasis

Lars P.J. Cruysberg, MD, PhD; Muriel Doors, MD; Tos T.J.M. Berendschot, PhD; John de Brabander, PhD; Carroll A.B. Webers, MD, PhD; Rudy M.M.A. Nuijts, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2009;25(4):394-396 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20090401-11

Letters to the Editor

No Progression of Keratoconus After LASIK

Faik Orucov, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2009;25(4):329 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20090401-09

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