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
  • October 2015
  • Volume 31 · Issue 10

The Impact of the Impact Factor

J. Bradley Randleman, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2015;31(10):648-649

Original Article
Supplemental Data

Influence on Visual Quality of Intraoperative Orientation of Asymmetric Intraocular Lenses

Sergio Bonaque-González, MSc; Susana Ríos, PhD; Alfredo Amigó, MD, PhD; Norberto López-Gil, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2015;31(10):651-657

Supplemental Data Open Access

Visual Outcomes After Cataract Surgery: Multifocal Versus Monofocal Intraocular Lenses

Sunil Shah, MD; Cristina Peris-Martinez, MD, PhD; Thomas Reinhard, MD; Paolo Vinciguerra, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2015;31(10):658-666

Supplemental Data

Effect of Large Apertures on the Optical Quality of Three Multifocal Lenses

Jose Juan Esteve-Taboada, PhD; Alberto Domínguez-Vicent, MSc; Antonio J. Del Águila-Carrasco, MSc; Teresa Ferrer-Blasco, PhD; Robert Montés-Micó, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2015;31(10):666-676

Supplemental Data

Three-Year Follow-up of Hyperopic LASIK Using a 500-Hz Excimer Laser System

Ana B. Plaza-Puche, MSc; Pilar Yebana, MSc; Samuel Arba-Mosquera, PhD; Jorge L. Alió, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2015;31(10):674-682

Supplemental Data

Refractive Outcomes, Contrast Sensitivity, HOAs, and Patient Satisfaction in Moderate Myopia: Wavefront-Optimized Versus Tissue-Saving PRK

Nader Nassiri, MD; Kourosh Sheibani, MD, MSc; Abbas Azimi, PhD; Farinaz Mahmoodi Khosravi, MSc; Javad Heravian, PhD; Abasali Yekta, PhD; Saman Nassiri, MD; Hadi Ostadi Moghaddam, PhD; Mehdi Yasseri, PhD; Nariman Nassiri, MD, MPH

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2015;31(10):683-690

Screening Patients With Cataract for Premium IOL Candidacy Using Microperimetry

Stephen D. Klyce, PhD, FARVO; Marguerite B. McDonald, MD, FACS; Marco U. Morales, MEng

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2015;31(10):690-696

Supplemental Data

Comparison of Methods to Predict Residual Astigmatism After Intraocular Lens Implantation

Adi Abulafia, MD; Warren E. Hill, MD; Maria Franchina, MD; Graham D. Barrett, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2015;31(10):699-707

ISRS Awards

2015 ISRS Awards

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2015;31(10):711

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