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
  • July 2016
  • Volume 32 · Issue 7
Original Article
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Comparative Analysis of the Clinical Outcomes With a Monofocal and an Extended Range of Vision Intraocular Lens

Emilio Pedrotti, MD; Enrico Bruni, MD; Erika Bonacci, MD; Rosanna Badalamenti, MD; Rodolfo Mastropasqua, MD; Giorgio Marchini, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2016;32(7):436-442

Visual Performance and Rotational Stability of a Multifocal Toric Intraocular Lens

Eduardo F. Marques, MD; Tiago B. Ferreira, MD; Pedro Simões, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2016;32(7):444-450

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Clinical Outcomes After Cataract Surgery With a New Transitional Toric Intraocular Lens

Tiago B. Ferreira, MD; Tos T.J.M. Berendschot, PhD; Filomena J. Ribeiro, MD, PhD, FEBO

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2016;32(7):452-459

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Corneal Collagen Cross-linking in Advanced Keratoconus: A 4-Year Follow-up Study

Natalia T. Giacomin, MD; Marcelo V. Netto, MD, PhD; André A. M. Torricelli, MD, PhD; Gustavo K. Marino, MD; Samir J. Bechara, MD, PhD; Rodrigo F. Espíndola, MD; Marcony R. Santhiago, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2016;32(7):459-465

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Evaluation of the Robustness of Current Quantitative Criteria for Keratoconus Progression and Corneal Cross-linking

Gaurav Prakash, MD, FRCS; Reena Philip, BSc; Dhruv Srivastava, MSc; Ruthchel Bacero, BSc

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2016;32(7):465-472

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Enhanced Combined Tomography and Biomechanics Data for Distinguishing Forme Fruste Keratoconus

Allan Luz, MD; Bernardo Lopes, MD; Katie M. Hallahan, MD; Bruno Valbon, MD; Isaac Ramos, MD; Fernando Faria-Correia, MD; Paulo Schor, MD, PhD; William J. Dupps Jr, MD, PhD; Renato Ambrósio Jr, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2016;32(7):479-494

Role of Age and Myopia in Simultaneous Assessment of Corneal and Extraocular Tissue Stiffness by Air-Puff Applanation

Jyoti Matalia, MBBS, DNB; Mathew Francis, M.Tech; Sushma Tejwani, MD; Gagan Dudeja, MD; Neha Rajappa, MS; Abhijit Sinha Roy, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2016;32(7):486-493

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Optimized Visual Outcome After Asymmetrical Multifocal IOL Rotation

Eric E. Pazo, MD; Olivier Richoz, MD, PhD; Richard McNeely, BSc; Zachary A. Millar; Tara C.B. Moore, PhD; Jonathan E. Moore, PhD, FRCOphth

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2016;32(7):494-496

Bilateral Ectasia After Femtosecond Laser-Assisted Small Incision Lenticule Extraction (SMILE)

Jaakko S. Mattila, MD; Juha M. Holopainen, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2016;32(7):497-500


Visual Quality After SMILE and LASEK for Mild to Moderate Myopia

Miguel A. Teus, MD, PhD; Montserrat Garcia-Gonzalez, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2016;32(7):502-503


Keratocytes and Mitomycin C

Miguel A. Teus, MD, PhD; Laura de Benito-Llopis, MRCOphth, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2016;32(7):503-504

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