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
  • August 2010
  • Volume 26 · Issue 8
Letters to the Editor

Pupillometry Using the Procyon Pupillometer

Emanuel Rosen, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2010;26(8):544-544

Original Articles

Topographic Stability After Hyperopic LASIK

Diego de Ortueta, MD; Samuel Arba Mosquera, MSc

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2010;26(8):547-554

Original Article

Epithelial Thickness After Hyperopic LASIK: 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. 2010;26(8):555-564

Incidence of Nd:YAG Capsulotomy After Implantation of AcrySof Multifocal and Monofocal Intraocular Lenses: A Case Controlled Study

Vipul C. Shah, MD; Christopher Russo, MD; Richard Cannon, MD; Richard Davidson, MD; Michael J. Taravella, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2010;26(8):565-568

LASIK Outcomes Following Multifocal and Monofocal Intraocular Lens Implantation

David P. Piñero, PhD; María José Ayala Espinosa, MD, PhD; Jorge L. Alió, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2010;26(8):569-577

Effect of Monochromatic Induced Aberrations on Visual Performance Measured by Adaptive Optics Technology

Hélène Rouger, MSc; Yohann Benard, MSc; Richard Legras, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2010;26(8):578-587

Intraocular Straylight and Contrast Sensitivity After Contralateral Wavefront-Guided LASIK and Wavefront-Guided PRK for Myopia

Jackson Barreto Jr., MD; Mirella T.S. Barboni, MSc; Claudia Feitosa-Santana, PhD; João R. Sato, MSc; Samir J. Bechara, MD; Dora F. Ventura, PhD; Milton Ruiz Alves, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2010;26(8):588-593

Prospective Randomized Trial of Limbal Relaxing Incisions Combined with Microincision Cataract Surgery

Masayuki Ouchi, MD, PhD; Shigeru Kinoshita, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2010;26(8):594-599

Pentacam Scheimpflug Evaluation of Corneal Volume After LASIK

Camila M. Gadelha P. Diniz, MD; Rossen M. Hazarbassanov, MD; Ester Yamazaki, MD; Celina Murata, MD; Felipe Mallmann, MD; Mauro Campos, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2010;26(8):600-604


Higher Order Aberrations Using the NIDEK OPD-Scan and AMO Wavescan

Colm McAlinden, BSc (Hons), MSc, MCOptom; Jonathan E. Moore, PhD, FRCOphth

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2010;26(8):605-608

Corneal Infiltrates After Corneal Collagen Cross-Linking

George F. Mangioris, MD; Domniki N. Papadopoulou, MD; Miltiadis O. Balidis, MD; Jordan L. Poulas, MD; Nikolaos Th. Papadopoulos, MD; Theo Seiler, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2010;26(8):609-611

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