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

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Past Issue
  • September 2011
  • Volume 27 · Issue 9

Advances in Astigmatism Management

J. Bradley Randleman, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2011;27(9):633-634

Letters to the Editor
Original Articles

Correction of Astigmatism After Cataract Surgery Using the Light Adjustable Lens: A 1-year Follow-up Pilot Study

Alejandro Lichtinger, MD; Christopher A. Sandstedt, PhD; Daniel M. Schwartz, MD; Arturo S. Chayet, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2011;27(9):639-642

Original Article

Comparative Analysis of Clinical Outcomes Obtained With a New Diffractive Multifocal Toric Intraocular Lens Implanted Through Two Types of Corneal Incision

Peter Mojzis, MD, PhD, FEBO; David P. Piñero, PhD; Pavel Studeny, MD; Javier Tomás, MSc; Vladimir Korda, MD, PhD; Ana B. Plaza, MSc; Jorge L. Alió, MD, PhD, FEBO

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2011;27(9):648-657

Refractive Lens Exchange With Toric Intraocular Lenses in Keratoconus

Martha Jaimes, MD; Fiona Xacur-García, MD; Diana Alvarez-Melloni, MD; Enrique O. Graue-Hernández, MD; Tito Ramirez-Luquín, MD; Alejandro Navas, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2011;27(9):658-664

Comparison of Immersion Ultrasound, Partial Coherence Interferometry, and Low Coherence Reflectometry for Ocular Biometry in Cataract Patients

Robert Montés-Micó, PhD; Francesco Carones, MD; Antonietta Buttacchio, OD; Teresa Ferrer-Blasco, PhD; David Madrid-Costa, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2011;27(9):665-671

Effects of LASIK on Corneal Endothelium Using the 15-kHz IntraLase Femtosecond Laser

Gonzalo Muñoz, MD, PhD, FEBO; César Albarrán-Diego, PhD; Hani F. Sakla, MD, PhD; Teresa Ferrer-Blasco, PhD; Jaime Javaloy, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2011;27(9):672-677

Influence of Mydriatic Eye Drops on Wavefront Sensing With the Zywave Aberrometer

Suphi Taneri, MD; Saskia Oehler, Dipl-Ing; Dimitri T. Azar, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2011;27(9):678-685

Visual and IOP Outcomes After PRK in Pigment Dispersion Syndrome

Kraig S. Bower, MD, FACS; Rose K. Sia, MD; Denise S. Ryan, MS; Michael J. Mines, MD; Richard D. Stutzman, MD; Chrystyna P. Kuzmowych, OD; Jennifer B. Eaddy, OD; Charles D. Coe, PhD; Keith J. Wroblewski, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2011;27(9):686-690


Toric Intraocular Lens Misalignment Inducing Astigmatism After Refractive Surgery

Adriana S. Forseto, MD; Ricardo M. Nosé, MD; Walton Nosé, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2011;27(9):691-693

Performance of the Sulcoflex Piggyback Intraocular Lens in Pseudophakic Patients

Mohammad I. Khan, MRCOphth; Mohammed Muhtaseb, FRCOphth

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2011;27(9):693-696

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