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
  • July 2011
  • Volume 27 · Issue 7
Guest Editorial
Original Articles
Original Article

Artiflex Phakic Intraocular Lens Implantation After Corneal Collagen Cross-linking in Keratoconic Eyes

Luis Izquierdo Jr, MD, MMed; Maria A. Henriquez, MD; Martin McCarthy, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2011;27(7):482-487

Artisan Iris-supported Phakic IOL Implantation in Patients With Keratoconus: A Review of 16 Eyes

Mohamadreza Sedaghat, MD; Mohammad-Reza Ansari-Astaneh, MD; Mehran Zarei-Ghanavati, MD; Scott W. Davis, BS; Shameema Sikder, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2011;27(7):489-493

Phakic Intraocular Lens Implantation for Treatment of Anisometropia and Amblyopia in Children: 5-year Follow-up

Jorge L. Alió, MD, PhD; Bader T. Toffaha, MD; Carlos Laria, MD, PhD; David P. Piñero, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2011;27(7):494-501

Comparison of Corneal Tomography Measurements Using Galilei, Orbscan II, and Placido Disk–based Topographer Systems

Farid Karimian, MD; Sepehr Feizi, MD; Azadeh Doozandeh, MD; Amir Faramarzi, MD; Mehdi Yaseri, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2011;27(7):502-508

Intrasubject Repeatability of Internal Aberrometry Obtained With a New Integrated Aberrometer

David P. Piñero, PhD; Javier Tomás Juan, MSc; Jorge L. Alió, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2011;27(7):509-517

Aspheric Wavefront-guided LASIK to Treat Hyperopic Presbyopia: 12-Month Results With the VISX Platform

W. Bruce Jackson, MD, FRCSC; Kuang-mon Ashley Tuan, OD, PhD; George Mintsioulis, MD, FRCSC

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2011;27(7):519-529


Meta-analysis of Clinical Outcomes Comparing Surface Ablation for Correction of Myopia With and Without 0.02% Mitomycin C

Shi-hao Chen, MD, OD, MSc; Yi-fan Feng, MD; Aleksandar Stojanovic, MD; Qin-Mei Wang, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2011;27(7):530-541


Photorefractive Keratectomy After Late Traumatic LASIK Flap Loss

Manoj Motwani, MD; Guillermo J. Lizano, BA; Kenneth Yam, BS; Carter English, BS

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2011;27(7):542-544

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