Journal of Refractive Surgery

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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

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Journal Impact Factor
2018 Impact Factor 3.000

Cited in MEDLINE/PubMed

Past Issue
  • April 2017
  • Volume 33 · Issue 4
Editorial
Free

Standard for Reporting Refractive Outcomes of Intraocular Lens–Based Refractive Surgery

Dan Z. Reinstein, MD, MA(Cantab), FRCSC; Timothy J. Archer, MA(Oxon), DipCompSci(Cantab); Sathish Srinivasan, FRCSEd, FRCOphth, FACS; Nick Mamalis, MD; Thomas Kohnen, MD, PhD, FEBO; J. Bradley Randleman, MD; William J. Dupps Jr, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2017;33(4):218-222 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20170302-01

Surgical Technique
Video

Preliminary Evidence of Successful Near Vision Enhancement With a New Technique: PrEsbyopic Allogenic Refractive Lenticule (PEARL) Corneal Inlay Using a SMILE Lenticule

Soosan Jacob, MS, FRCS, DNB; Dhivya Ashok Kumar, MD; Amar Agarwal, MS, FRCS, FRCO; Athiya Agarwal, MD, DO; Ramalingam Aravind, Boptom; A. I. Saijimol, BSc

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2017;33(4):224-229 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20170111-03

Original Article

Effects of Short-term Preoperative Topical Ketorolac on Pupil Diameter in Eyes Undergoing Femtosecond Laser–Assisted Capsulotomy

Vasilios F. Diakonis, MD, PhD; Georgios A. Kontadakis, MD, MSc; Apostolos G. Anagnostopoulos, MD; Nilufer Yesilirmak, MD; Daniel P. Waren, MSPH; Florence Cabot, MD; Sonia H. Yoo, MD; Kendall E. Donaldson, MD, MS

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2017;33(4):230-234 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20170111-02

Supplemental Data

Effect of Topical Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs on Pupillary Size During Uncomplicated Cataract Surgery

Alejandro Rodríguez-García, MD; Julio C. Hernández-Camarena, MD; Gilberto R. López-Jaime, MD; José A. Nava-García, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2017;33(4):236-242 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20161206-06

Supplemental Data

Intraocular Pressure After Implantation of a Phakic Collamer Intraocular Lens With a Central Hole

Ignacio Rodríguez-Una, MD, PhD; Pedro Pablo Rodríguez-Calvo, MD; Luis Fernández-Vega Cueto, MD, PhD; Carlos Lisa, MD; Andrés Fernández-Vega Cueto, MD; José F. Alfonso, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2017;33(4):244-249 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20170110-01

Supplemental Data

Comparison of Corneal Epithelial Remodeling After Femtosecond Laser–Assisted LASIK and Small Incision Lenticule Extraction (SMILE)

Ik-Hee Ryu, MD; Bong Jun Kim, MD; Jong-Hyuck Lee, MD, PhD; Sun Woong Kim, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2017;33(4):250-256 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20170111-01

Translational Science
Supplemental Data Open Access

Evaluation of the True Wavefront Aberrations in Eyes Implanted With a Rotationally Asymmetric Multifocal Intraocular Lens

Vyas Akondi, PhD; Pablo Pérez-Merino, PhD; Eduardo Martinez-Enriquez, PhD; Carlos Dorronsoro, PhD; Nicolás Alejandre, MD; Ignacio Jiménez-Alfaro, MD, PhD; Susana Marcos, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2017;33(4):257-265 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20161206-03

Biomechanics
Supplemental Data

Introduction of Two Novel Stiffness Parameters and Interpretation of Air Puff–Induced Biomechanical Deformation Parameters With a Dynamic Scheimpflug Analyzer

Cynthia J. Roberts, PhD; Ashraf M. Mahmoud, BS; Jeffrey P. Bons, PhD; Arif Hossain, MS; Ahmed Elsheikh, PhD; Riccardo Vinciguerra, MD; Paolo Vinciguerra, MD; Renato Ambrósio Jr, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2017;33(4):266-273 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20161221-03

Report

Intraoperative Optical Coherence Tomography Vault Measurement in Posterior Chamber Phakic Intraocular Lens Implantation

Tien-En Tan, MBBS (Hons); Yu-Chi Liu, MD, MCI; Lasitha Saroj Jayasinghe, MBBS, FRCOphth (UK), FRANZCO; Jodhbir S. Mehta, BSc (Hons), MBBS, FRCOphth

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2017;33(4):274-277 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20170111-05

Letters to the Editor
Free

CXL at the Slit Lamp: No Clinically Relevant Changes in Corneal Riboflavin Distribution During Upright UV Irradiation

Basile Salmon; Olivier Richoz, MD, PhD; David Tabibian, MD; Sabine Kling, PhD; Raphael Wuarin; Farhad Hafezi, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2017;33(4):281 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20161219-03

Correspondence
Free

SMILE as Re-treatment for a Thick LASIK Flap

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

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2017;33(4):282-283 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20170125-01

Free

Comparison of Combined Transepithelial Phototherapeutic Keratectomy and Mechanical Debridement During Corneal Cross-linking

Michael A. Grentzelos, MD; Konstantinos I. Tsoulnaras, MD; George D. Kymionis, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2017;33(4):283-284 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20170130-01

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