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January 1, 2017, Vol 135, No. 1, Pages 1-76

Ophthalmic Images

Treatments for Retinoblastoma Then and Now

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(1):e164652. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.4652

A mother who underwent retinoblastoma treatment 30 years ago had facial disfigurement whereas her daughter who received modern retinoblastoma treatment had minimal external sequelae.

Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Relapse Presenting as Optic Nerve Infiltration

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(1):e164656. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.4656

A girl in her teens with a history of acute lymphoblastic leukemia had a relapse to the optic nerve causing a secondary retinal vein occlusion and hemiretinal artery occlusion.

Bleb Morphology After Needling With Viscoelastic of an Ab Interno Microstent Assessed by Optical Coherence Tomography

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(1):e164668. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.4668

A woman in her 50s with a fibrosed bleb underwent needling with viscoelastic and microstent amputation.

Vitreous Herniation After a Blow to the Eye

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(1):e164672. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.4672

A man in his 50s presented to the emergency department with sudden vision impairment in his right eye after a direct blow to the eye from a basketball.

In This Issue of JAMA Ophthalmology

Highlights

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(1):1. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.3712
Original Investigation

Symptoms and Satisfaction of Patients in the Patient-Reported Outcomes With Laser In Situ Keratomileusis (PROWL) Studies

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(1):13-22. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.4587

This study reports the frequency of patient-reported visual symptoms, dry eye symptoms, satisfaction with vision, and satisfaction with laser in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) surgery in the Patient-Reported Outcomes With LASIK (PROWL) studies.

Incidence and Etiologies of Acquired Third Nerve Palsy Using a Population-Based Method

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(1):23-28. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.4456

This case series used the Rochester Epidemiology Project, a record-linkage system of medical records for all patient-physician encounters among Olmsted County, Minnesota, residents, to determine the incidence and etiologies of acquired third nerve palsy.

Assessment of the Psychometric Properties of a Questionnaire Assessing Patient-Reported Outcomes With Laser In Situ Keratomileusis (PROWL)

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(1):3-12. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.4597

This study evaluates the reliability and validity of the Patient-Reported Outcomes With LASIK questionnaire developed for use in determining patient-reported symptoms and satisfaction after undergoing LASIK.

Genetic and Environmental Factors Associated With the Ganglion Cell Complex in a Healthy Aging British Cohort

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(1):31-38. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.4486

This cross-sectional twin cohort study investigates the heritability of and factors associated with ganglion cell complex thickness in a healthy aging British population.

The Functional Effect of Rare Variants in Complement Genes on C3b Degradation in Patients With Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(1):39-46. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.4604

This study identifies new rare variants in complement genes and assesses the functional effect of identified variants on complement levels and complement regulation in serum samples from carriers and noncarriers of complement genes associated with age-related macular degeneration.

Association Between Myopia, Ultraviolet B Radiation Exposure, Serum Vitamin D Concentrations, and Genetic Polymorphisms in Vitamin D Metabolic Pathways in a Multicountry European Study

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(1):47-53. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.4752

This secondary analysis of the European Eye Study examines the association of myopia with ultraviolet B radiation (directly associated with time outdoors and sunlight exposure), serum vitamin D concentrations, and vitamin D pathway genetic variants, adjusting for years in education.

Association Between Regular Cannabis Use and Ganglion Cell Dysfunction

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(1):54-60. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.4761

This case-control study examines whether the regular use of cannabis can alter the function of retinal ganglion cells in humans.

A Revised Approach for the Detection of Sight-Threatening Diabetic Macular Edema

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(1):62-68. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.4772

This cross-sectional study evaluates the screening test accuracy of radially arranged sectors affected by hard exudates in the detection of clinically significant macular edema.

Invited Commentary

Third Nerve Palsies—Less Frequent but Just as Concerning

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(1):29-30. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.4448

Retinal Ganglion Cell Dysfunction in Regular Cannabis UsersIs the Evidence Strong Enough to Consider an Association?

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(1):60-61. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.4780
JAMA Ophthalmology Clinical Challenge

An Unusual Cause of Unilateral Vision Loss

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(1):69-70. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.2730

A 64-year-old man was referred for suspected central retinal vein occlusion in his right eye and had a history of blurred vision of the right eye and hypercholesterolemia. What would you do next?

Recent-Onset Bilateral Blurred Vision

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(1):71-72. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.2737

An African American woman in her 50s presented for recent-onset blurred vision in both eyes for 2 months. What would you do next?

Periorbital Mass Refractory to Outpatient Management

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(1):73-74. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.2743

A Hispanic woman in her 60s presented to the oculoplastics clinic with a 1-week history of pain, redness, and swelling in the medial aspect of the right periorbital region. What would you do next?

Vision Loss in a Teenage Girl With Postconcussion Syndrome

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(1):75-76. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.2830

A teenage girl with postconcussion syndrome had vision loss, mild mottled retinal pigment epithelial abnormalities bilaterally, and bilateral disruption of the interdigitation and ellipsoid zones subfoveally. What would you do next?

JAMA Ophthalmology Masthead

JAMA Ophthalmology

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2017;135(1):2. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.3713
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