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
2019 Impact Factor 2.711

Cited in MEDLINE/PubMed

Past Issue
  • January 2020
  • Volume 36 · Issue 1
Original Article
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Re-treatment in LASIK: To Flap Lift or Perform Surface Ablation

Colin Chan, MBBS, FRANZCO; Michael Lawless, MBBS, FRANZCO, FRACS; Gerard Sutton, MBBS, MD, FRANZCO; Chris Hodge, BAppSc, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2020;36(1):6-11 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20191211-02

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Impact of Primary Calcification in Segmented Refractive Bifocal Intraocular Lenses on Optical Performance Including Straylight

Timur M. Yildirim, MD; Grzegorz Labuz, PhD; Ramin Khoramnia, MD, PhD; Hyeck-Soo Son, MD; Sonja K. Schickhardt, PhD; Ingo Lieberwirth, PhD; Michael C. Knorz, MD, PhD; Gerd U. Auffarth, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2020;36(1):20-27 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20191119-01

Comparison of Visual Outcomes of Extended Depth of Focus Lenses in Patients With and Without Previous Laser Refractive Surgery

Karen L. Christopher, MD; D. Claire Miller, BS; Jennifer L. Patnaik, PhD; Anne M. Lynch, MD, MSPH; Richard S. Davidson, MD; Michael J. Taravella, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2020;36(1):28-33 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20191204-01

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Optimal Parameters of Scanning Mode in Small Incision Lenticule Extraction (SMILE): Clinical Results and Ultrastructural Analysis

Shengbei Weng, MD; Daoman Xiang, MD, PhD; Limian Lin, MD; Haiqin Lin, MM; Fang Liu, MD; Quan Liu, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2020;36(1):34-41 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20191114-02

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Safety of the Minimum Ophthalmic Viscosurgical Device Technique in Phakic Implantable Collamer Lens Implantation

Di Chen, MD; Ge Cui, MS; Xuejiao Wang, MS; Ying Li, MD; Yan Luo, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2020;36(1):42-48 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20191119-02

Biomechanics

Similar Biomechanical Cross-linking Effect After SMILE and PRK in Human Corneas in an Ex Vivo Model for Postoperative Ectasia

Emilio A. Torres-Netto, MD; Bogdan Spiru, MD; Sabine Kling, PhD; Francesca Gilardoni, MD; Apostolos Lazaridis, MD; Walter Sekundo, MD, PhD; Farhad Hafezi, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2020;36(1):49-54 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20191211-01

Therapeutic Refractive Surgery

Transepithelial Surface Ablation With Mitomycin C for the Treatment of Chronic Central Corneal Scars Following Adenoviral Keratoconjunctivitis

Renan F. Oliveira, MD; Gabriel A. Ferreira, MD, MSc; Vinícius C. Ghanem, MD, PhD; Paulo Elias Corrêa-Dantas, MD, PhD; Ramon C. Ghanem, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2020;36(1):55-61 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20191203-01

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PTK-Assisted Surface Ablation on Aborted LASIK Flaps

Chenghua Wei, MD; E Song, MD; Lixin Mei, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2020;36(1):62 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20191217-02

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Targeting Anterior Corneal Astigmatism With Topography-Guided Ablation Ignores Ocular Residual Astigmatism, Resulting in Inferior Outcomes

Avi Wallerstein, MD, FRCSC; Mathieu Gauvin, BEng, PhD; Mark Cohen, MD, CM, FRCSC

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2020;36(1):63-64 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20191210-01

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2019 Reviewers

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2020;36(1):66-68 https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20191120-01

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