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

Past Issue
  • July 2013
  • Volume 29 · Issue 7
Letter to the Editor

Visian Toric ICL Implantation for Residual Refractive Errors After ICRS Implantation and Corneal Collagen Cross-linking in Keratoconus

Elias Jarade, MD; Ali Dirani, MD, MSc; Ali Fadlallah, MD, MSc; Ziad Khoueir, MD, MSEd; Joelle Antoun, MD; George Cherfan, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2013;29(7):444

Original Article

Mathematical Model to Compare the Relative Tensile Strength of the Cornea After PRK, LASIK, and Small Incision Lenticule Extraction

Dan Z. Reinstein, MD, MA(Cantab), FRCOphth; Timothy J. Archer, MA(Oxon), DipCompSci(Cantab); J. Bradley Randleman, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2013;29(7):454-460

Prospective Contralateral Eye Study to Compare 80- and 120-μm Flap LASIK Using the VisuMax Femtosecond Laser

Dong Hui Lim, MD; Ji Eun Keum, MD; Won-Kyung Ju, MD; Jeong-Hye Lee, MD; Tae-Young Chung, MD, PhD; Eui-Sang Chung, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2013;29(7):462-468

Dilute Brimonidine to Improve Patient Comfort and Subconjunctival Hemorrhage After LASIK

Theodore A. Pasquali, MD; Adam Aufderheide, MD; Jason P. Brinton, MD; Michele R. Avila, OD; Erin D. Stahl, MD; Daniel S. Durrie, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2013;29(7):469-475

Astigmatism Correction With Toric IOL: Analysis of Visual Performance, Position, and Wavefront Error

Lisa Toto, MD, PhD; Luca Vecchiarino, MD; Daniela Cardone, PhD; Alessandra Mastropasqua, MD; Rodolfo Mastropasqua, MD; Marta Di Nicola, PhD; Erminia D'Ugo, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2013;29(7):476-483

Comparison of IOL Power Calculation Methods and Intraoperative Wavefront Aberrometer in Eyes After Refractive Surgery

Ana Paula Canto, MD; Priyanka Chhadva, BS; Florence Cabot, MD; Anat Galor, MD; Sonia H. Yoo, MD; Pravin K. Vaddavalli, MD; William W. Culbertson

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2013;29(7):484-489


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