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 2019
  • Volume 35 · Issue 7
Original Article
Supplemental Data

Comparison of Visual Outcomes and Patient Satisfaction After Bilateral Implantation of an EDOF IOL and a Mix-and-Match Approach

Imane Tarib, MD; Insa Kasier; Claudia Herbers, BSc; Philip Hagen, PhD; Detlev Breyer, MD; Hakan Kaymak, MD; Karsten Klabe, MD; Rafaela Lucchesi; Swetlana Teisch; Vasilios F. Diakonis, MD, PhD; Ursula Hahn, BSc; Höhn Fabian, MD; Florian T. A. Kretz, MD, FEBO

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2019;35(7):408-416

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Initial Clinical Outcomes of a New Extended Depth of Focus Intraocular Lens

Steven C. Schallhorn, MD; David Teenan, MD; Jan A. Venter, MD; Stephen J. Hannan, OD; Julie M. Schallhorn, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2019;35(7):426-433

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Visual Outcomes and Patient Satisfaction for Trifocal, Extended Depth of Focus and Monofocal Intraocular Lenses

Luba Rodov, MD; Olga Reitblat, MD; Adi Levy, MHA; Ehud I. Assia, MD; Guy Kleinmann, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2019;35(7):434-440

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Small Incision Lenticule Extraction (SMILE) for Hyperopia: 12-Month Refractive and Visual Outcomes

Kishore R Pradhan, MD; Dan Z Reinstein, MD, MA(Cantab), FRCSC; Glenn I Carp, MBBCh, FCOphth (SA); Timothy J Archer, MA(Oxon), DipCompSci(Cantab), PhD; Purushottam Dhungana, Moptom, OD, FLVC

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2019;35(7):442-450

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Intrastromal Lenticule Rotation for Treatment of Astigmatism Up to 10.00 Diopters Ex Vivo in Human Corneas

Iben Bach Damgaard, MD; Anders Ivarsen, MD, PhD; Jesper Hjortdal, MD, DMSci

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2019;35(7):451-458

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Varifocal Versus Monofocal LASIK in Presbyopic Hyperopic Eyes

Suphi Taneri, MD; Saskia Kiessler, Dipl-Ing; Anika Rost, MSc; Shwetabh Verma, MSc; Samuel Arba-Mosquera, PhD; H. Burkhard Dick, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2019;35(7):459-466


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