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
  • August 2009
  • Volume 25 · Issue 8
Letters to the Editor

Corneal Collagen Cross-Linking in Bullous Keratopathy

Sally Hayes, PhD; Christina S. Kamma-Lorger, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2009;25(8):687-687

Original Article

Immunohistological Evaluation of the Healing Response at the Flap Interface in Patients with LASIK Ectasia Requiring Penetrating Keratoplasty

Salomon Esquenazi, MD; Isi Esquenazi; Lev Grunstein, MD; Juicheng He, MD, PhD; Haydee Bazan, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2009;25(8):739-746

Arcuate Keratotomy for High Postoperative Keratoplasty Astigmatism Performed with the IntraLase Femtosecond Laser

Luca Buzzonetti, MD; Gianni Petrocelli, MD; Antonio Laborante, MD; Emilio Mazzilli, MD; Mario Gaspari, MD; Paola Valente, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2009;25(8):709-714

Effects of White-To-White Diameter and Anterior Chamber Depth on Implantable Collamer Lens Vault and Visual Outcome

Je Hyun Seo, MD; Mee Kum Kim, MD; Won Ryang Wee, MD; Jin Hak Lee, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2009;25(8):730-738

Orbscan II Anterior Elevation Changes Following Corneal Collagen Cross-Linking Treatment for Keratoconus

Kyaw Lin Tu, FRCSE; Ioannis M. Aslanides, MD, PhD, MBA

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2009;25(8):715-722

Original Articles

Optical Quality One Month After Verisyse and Veriflex Phakic IOL Implantation and Zeiss MEL 80 LASIK for Myopia from 5.00 to 16.50 Diopters

Meritxell Vilaseca, PhD; Adenay Padilla, BSc; Jaume Pujol, PhD; Juan C. Ondategui, BSc; Pablo Artal, PhD; Jose L. Güell, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2009;25(8):689-698

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