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
  • September 2009
  • Volume 25 · Issue 9
Original Article

Comparison of the Visian ICL and Verisyse Phakic Intraocular Lenses for Myopia from 6.00 to 20.00 Diopters

Brian S. Boxer Wachler, MD; Ryan T. Scruggs, MS; Leonard H. Yuen, MD, MRCOphth, MPH; Shahrokh Jalali, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2009;25(9):765-770 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20090813-02

Effect of Epithelial Retention and Removal on Riboflavin Absorption in Porcine Corneas

Konstantinos Samaras, MD, MRCOphth; James Doutch, BSc; Sally Hayes, PhD; John Marshall, PhD; Keith M. Meek, PhD; David P O'Brart, MD FRCS FRCOphth

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2009;25(9):771-775 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20090813-03

Stromal Thickness in the Normal Cornea: Three-Dimensional Display with Artemis Very High-Frequency Digital Ultrasound

Dan Z. Reinstein, MD, MA(Cantab), FRCSC, FRCOphth; Timothy J. Archer, MA(Oxon), DipCompSci(Cantab); Marine Gobbe, MST(Optom), PhD; Ronald H. Silverman, PhD; D. Jackson Coleman, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2009;25(9):776-786 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20090813-04

Reports

Traumatic Corneal Flap Dehiscence 6 Years After LASIK

Güzin Iskeleli, MD; Ahmet Ozkok, MD; Erdogan Cicik, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2009;25(9):787-791 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20090515-04

Scanning Electron Microscopy Analysis of a Sputnik-Like Intraocular Lens 28 Years After Implantation

Consuelo Ferrer, PhD; Sabat K. Abu-Mustafa, MD; Jorge L. Alió, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2009;25(9):788-791 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20090515-02

Proceedings

Introduction to the Proceedings of the Fourth International Congress of Corneal Cross Linking

Ronald R. Krueger, MD, MSE; Michael Mrochen, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2009;25(9):S792-S793 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20090813-05

Influence of High-Dose Cortisol on the Biomechanics of Incubated Porcine Corneal Strips

Eberhard Spoerl, PhD; Viktoria Zubaty, MSc; Naim Terai, MD; Lutz E. Pillunat, MD; Frederik Raiskup, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2009;25(9):S794-S798 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20090813-06

In Vitro Antimicrobial Efficacy of Riboflavin and Ultraviolet Light on staphylococcus Aureus, Methicillin-Resistant staphylococcus Aureus, and pseudomonas Aeruginosa

Amilia Schrier, MD; Gennifer Greebel, MD; Hosam Attia, MD; Stephen Trokel, MD; Edward F. Smith, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2009;25(9):S799-S802 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20090813-07

Riboflavin-UVA Treatment in the Management of Edema and Nonhealing Ulcers of the Cornea

Niels Ehlers, MD, DrMedSci; Jesper Hjortdal, MD, DrMedSci; Kim Nielsen, PhD; Anders Søndergaard, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2009;25(9):S803-S806 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20090813-08

Simultaneous Topography-Guided PRK Followed by Corneal Collagen Cross-Linking for Keratoconus

George D. Kymionis, MD, PhD; Georgios A. Kontadakis, MD, MSc; George A. Kounis, PhD; Dimitra M. Portaliou, MD; Alexandra E. Karavitaki, MD; Michael Magarakis, MD; Sonia Yoo, MD; Ioannis G. Pallikaris, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2009;25(9):S807-S811 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20090813-09

Keratitis and Corneal Scarring After UVA/Riboflavin Cross-Linking for Keratoconus

Carina Koppen, MD; Jérôme C. Vryghem, MD; Laure Gobin, PhD; Marie-José Tassignon, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2009;25(9):S819-S823 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20090813-11

Permanent Corneal Haze After Riboflavin-UVA-Induced Cross-Linking in Keratoconus

Frederik Raiskup, MD, PhD, FEBO; Anne Hoyer, MD; Eberhard Spoerl, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2009;25(9):S824-S828 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20090813-12

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