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
  • June 2010
  • Volume 26 · Issue 6


Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2010;26(6):1-1

Letters to the Editor

Pentacam Equivalent K-Reading

Giacomo Savini, MD; Kenneth J. Hoffer, MD, FACS

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2010;26(6):388-389

Original Articles

A Prospective Randomized Comparison of Four Femtosecond LASIK Flap Thicknesses

Gaurav Prakash, MD; Amar Agarwal, MS, FRCS, FRCOphth; Anil Yadav, DNB; Soosan Jacob, MS, DNB, FRCS; Dhivya Ashok Kumar, MD; Athiya Agarwal, MD, DO; Raheel Akhtar, BOptom

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2010;26(6):392-402

Original Article

Anterior Segment Optical Coherence Tomography Measurement of Flap Thickness After Myopic LASIK Using the Moria One Use-Plus Microkeratome

Hui-Jin Chen, MD; Ying-Jie Xia, MD; Yan-Ying Zhong, BS; Xiao-Li Song, BS; Yue-Guo Chen, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2010;26(6):403-410

Comparison of LASIK with the OPDCAT or OATz Algorithm Using the NIDEK EC-5000CXII Excimer Laser

Yoshiko Hori-Komai, MD; Ikuko Toda, MD; Takahiro Yamamoto, MD; Kazuo Tsubota, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2010;26(6):411-422

An Intraocular Lens Power Calculation Formula Based on Optical Coherence Tomography: A Pilot Study

Maolong Tang, PhD; Yan Li, PhD; David Huang, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2010;26(6):430-437

Development of a New Subjective Questionnaire: The Freedom from Glasses Value Scale (FGVS)

Pierre Lévy, MD; Dani Elies, MD; Ole Dithmer, MD; Irène Gil-Campos, MSc; Khadra Benmedjahed, MSc; Gilles Berdeaux, MD, PhD; Benoit Arnould, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2010;26(6):438-446

Traumatic Dislocation of LASIK Flaps 4 and 9 Years After Surgery

Hyunjin Jane Kim, MD; Cary M. Silverman, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2010;26(6):447-452


Treatment of Highly Aberrated Eyes Using the NIDEK CXIII Excimer Laser

Damien Gatinel, MD, PhD; Harkaran S. Bains

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2010;26(6):453-457

Corneal Spherical Aberration of Eyes with Cataract in a Japanese Population

Masataka Shimozono, MD; Akiyoshi Uemura, MD, PhD; Yasuhiko Hirami, MD, PhD; Kazuhiro Ishida, MD, PhD; Yasuo Kurimoto, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2010;26(6):457-459

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