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
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
  • February 2010
  • Volume 26 · Issue 2
Letters to the Editor
Original Article

Comparison of the Colvard, Procyon, and Neuroptics Pupillometers for Measuring Pupil Diameter Under Low Ambient Illumination

Maurice Schallenberg, MD; Valerie Bangre; Klaus-Peter Steuhl, MD, PhD; Stephan Kremmer, MD, PhD; J. Michael Selbach, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2010;26(2):134-143

Central Corneal Thickness, Anterior Chamber Depth, and Pupil Diameter Measurements Using Visante OCT, Orbscan, and Pentacam

Ahmet Taylan Yazici, MD; Ercument Bozkurt, MD; Cengiz Alagoz, MD; Nese Alagoz, MD; Gokhan Pekel, MD; Vedat Kaya, MD; Omer Faruk Yilmaz, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2010;26(2):127-133

Accuracy and Reproducibility of Artemis Central Flap Thickness and Visual Outcomes of LASIK with the Carl Zeiss Meditec VisuMax Femtosecond Laser and MEL 80 Excimer Laser Platforms

Dan Z. Reinstein, MD, MA(Cantab), FRCSC, FRCOphth; Timothy J. Archer, MA(Oxon), DipCompSci(Cantab); Marine Gobbe, MST(Optom), PhD; Neil Johnson, MA(Cantab), PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2010;26(2):107-119

New Technique

Topography-Guided Transepithelial Surface Ablation Followed by Corneal Collagen Cross-Linking Performed in a Single Combined Procedure

Aleksandar Stojanovic, MD; Jia Zhang, MD; Xiangjun Chen, MD; Tore A. Nitter, MD, PhD; Shihao Chen, MD; Qinmei Wang, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2010;26(2):145-152

Original Articles

LASIK for Myopia and Astigmatism Using the SCHWIND AMARIS Excimer Laser: An International Multicenter Trial

Maria Clara Arbelaez, MD; Ioannis M. Aslanides, MD; Carmen Barraquer, MD; Francesco Carones, MD; Alena Feuermannova, MD; Tobias Neuhann, MD; Pavel Rozsival, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2010;26(2):88-98

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