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

Current Issue
  • July 2020
  • Volume 36 · Issue 7
Original Article
Supplemental Data Open Access

European, Multicenter, Prospective, Non-comparative Clinical Evaluation of an Extended Depth of Focus Intraocular Lens

Gerd U. Auffarth, MD, PhD; Ozana Moraru, MD; Mihnea Munteanu, MD, PhD; Daniele Tognetto, MD; Paolo Bordin, MD; Roberto Belucci, MD; Ramin Khoramnia, MD; Hyeck-Soo Son, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2020;36(7):426-434

Optical Performance of a Trifocal IOL and a Novel Extended Depth of Focus IOL Combined With Different Corneal Profiles

Javier Ruiz-Alcocer, PhD; Amalia Lorente-Velázquez, PhD; José Luis Hernández-Verdejo, PhD; Pablo De Gracia, OD, PhD; David Madrid-Costa, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2020;36(7):435-441

Supplemental Data

Pyramidal Aberrometry in Wavefront-Guided Myopic LASIK

Andreas Frings, MD, MHBA; Hala Hassan, BSc (Hons); Bruce D. Allan, MD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2020;36(7):442-448

Supplemental Data

Effect of the Vectorial Difference Between Manifest Refractive Astigmatism and Anterior Corneal Astigmatism on Topography-Guided LASIK Outcomes

Avi Wallerstein, MD; Mathieu Gauvin, BEng, PhD; Susan Ruyu Qi, MD; Mark Cohen, MD, CM

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2020;36(7):449-458

Supplemental Data

Agreement Between Two Optical Biometers Based on Large Coherence Length SS-OCT and Scheimpflug Imaging/Partial Coherence Interferometry

Ruixue Tu, MD; Jinjin Yu, MD; Giacomo Savini, MD; Junming Ye, MD; Rui Ning, MD; Jie Xiong, MD; Sisi Chen, MD; Jinhai Huang, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2020;36(7):459-465

Supplemental Data

Refractive Predictability Using the IOLMaster 700 and Artificial Intelligence–Based IOL Power Formulas Compared to Standard Formulas

Huanhuan Cheng, MD; Jack X. Kane, MBBS; Liangping Liu, MD, PhD; Jianbing Li, MD; Bing Cheng, MD; Mingxing Wu, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2020;36(7):466-472

Supplemental Data Open Access

Semi-fluorinated Alkane Eye Drops Reduce Signs and Symptoms of Evaporative Dry Eye Disease After Cataract Surgery

Hyeck-Soo Son, MD; Timur M. Yildirim, MD; Ramin Khoramnia, MD; Piyanut Poompokawat, MD; Michael C. Knorz, MD; Gerd U. Auffarth, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2020;36(7):474-480

Supplemental Data Open Access

Network Meta-analysis of No-History Methods to Calculate Intraocular Lens Power in Eyes With Previous Myopic Laser Refractive Surgery

Daizong Wen, MD; Jinjin Yu, MD; Zhenhai Zeng, MD; Colm McAlinden, PhD; Liang Hu, MD; Ke Feng, MD; Yiran Wang, MD; Benhao Song, MD; Sisi Chen, MD; Rui Ning, MD; Yili Jin, MD; Qinmei Wang, MD; A-Yong Yu, MD, PhD; Jinhai Huang, MD, PhD

Journal of Refractive Surgery. 2020;36(7):481-490


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