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
2019 Impact Factor 2.711

Cited in MEDLINE/PubMed

Past Issue
  • September 2014
  • Volume 30 · Issue 9
Original Article
Supplemental Data

Visual Performance of a New Bi-aspheric, Segmented, Asymmetric Multifocal IOL

Emma J. Berrow, PhD; James S. Wolffsohn, PhD; Paramdeep S. Bilkhu, PhD; Sandeep Dhallu, BSc; Shehzad A. Naroo, PhD; Sunil Shah, FRCS

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2014;30(9):584-588

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Changes to Corneal Aberrations and Vision After PresbyLASIK Refractive Surgery Using the MEL 80 Platform

Paul Gifford, PhD; Pauline Kang, PhD; Helen Swarbrick, PhD; Patrick Versace, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2014;30(9):598-603

Analysis of Surgically Induced Astigmatism on the Posterior Surface of the Cornea

Gabor Nemeth, MD, PhD; Andras Berta, MD, PhD, DSc; Eszter Szalai, MD, PhD; Ziad Hassan, MD, PhD; Laszlo Modis, MD, PhD, DSc

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2014;30(9):604-608

Wavefront Analysis After Wavefront-Guided Myopic LASIK Using a New Generation Aberrometer

David Smadja, MD; Tania De Castro, OD; Laury Tellouck, MD; Joy Tellouck, MD; Fanny Lecomte, OD; David Touboul, MD; Clement Paya, MD; Marcony R. Santhiago, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2014;30(9):610-615

Supplemental Data

Repeatability, Reproducibility, and Agreement Between Three Different Scheimpflug Systems in Measuring Corneal and Anterior Segment Biometry

Julio C. Hernández-Camarena, MD; Patricia Chirinos-Saldaña, MD; Alejandro Navas, MD, MSc; Arturo Ramirez-Miranda, MD; Angie de la Mota, MD; Aida Jimenez-Corona, MD, PhD; Enrique O. Graue-Hernández, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2014;30(9):616-621

Supplemental Data

Analysis of Planned and Postoperatively Measured Flap Thickness After LASIK Using the LenSx Multifunctional Femtosecond Laser System

Eva Juhasz, MD; Tamas Filkorn, MD; Kinga Kranitz, MD; Gabor Laszlo Sandor, MD; Andrea Gyenes, MD; Zoltan Zsolt Nagy, MD, DSC

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2014;30(9):622-626

Translational Science

Determination of the Excimer Laser Ablation Rate in Previously Cross-linked Corneas

Olivier Richoz, MD; Samuel Arba Mosquera, PhD; Sabine Kling, PhD; Arthur Hammer, MD; Thomas Magnago; Martina M. Bosch, MD; Farhad Hafezi, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2014;30(9):628-632


Lacquer Cracks Developing After Phakic Intraocular Lens Implantation

Simon Chen, BSc, MBBS, FRCOphth, FRANZCO; Chris Hodge, BAppSc; Gerard Sutton, MBBS, MMED, FRANZCO; Patrick Versace, MBBS, FRANZCO, Dip Anaes

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2014;30(9):646-648



Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2014;30(9):582

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