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December 29, 2016
Original Investigation

Association Between Endothelial Cell Density and Transplant Suitability of Corneal Tissue With Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes

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JAMA Ophthalmol. Published online December 29, 2016. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.5095

This database study examines the association between endothelial cell density and suitability for transplantation in cornea donors with type 1 or 2 diabetes and determines the effect of diabetes on technician-induced endothelial damage during cornea donor tissue processing.

JAMA Ophthalmology Clinical Challenge

Acute Eye Pain Following Prolonged Face-Down Positioning in a Patient With Marfan Syndrome

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JAMA Ophthalmol. Published online December 29, 2016. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.3778

A woman with Marfan syndrome presented with blurry vision, pain, and photophobia in her right eye after napping face-down for 30 minutes. What would you do next?

Observation

Electrophysiologic Effects of Very High-Dose Sildenafil

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JAMA Ophthalmol. Published online December 29, 2016. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.4017

A man in his 60s experienced blurring in both eyes after taking a very high dose of sildenafil.

An Unusual Retinal Phenotype Associated With a Mutation in Sterol Carrier Protein SCP2

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JAMA Ophthalmol. Published online December 29, 2016. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.4985

A man in his 50s with a 4-year history of ataxia and SCP2 deficiency has unusual ophthalmic manifestations.

Comment & Response

Comparison of Recent Studies of Postoperative Endophthalmitis From the Same National Database

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JAMA Ophthalmol. Published online December 29, 2016. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.5093

Comparison of Recent Studies of Postoperative Endophthalmitis From the Same National Database

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JAMA Ophthalmol. Published online December 29, 2016. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.5105

Comparison of Recent Studies of Postoperative Endophthalmitis From the Same National Database—Reply

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JAMA Ophthalmol. Published online December 29, 2016. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.5107
December 22, 2016
Original Investigation

Intravitreal Aflibercept Injection in Eyes With Substantial Vision Loss After Laser Photocoagulation for Diabetic Macular EdemaSubanalysis of the VISTA and VIVID Randomized Clinical Trials

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JAMA Ophthalmol. Published online December 22, 2016. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.4912

This post hoc analysis of the VISTA and VIVID randomized clinical trials evaluates visual and anatomic outcomes in a subgroup of macular laser photocoagulation treatment control eyes with substantial vision loss receiving treatment with intravitreal aflibercept injection.

Longitudinal Examination of Frequency of and Risk Factors for Severe Dry Eye Symptoms in US Veterans

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JAMA Ophthalmol. Published online December 22, 2016. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.4925

This longitudinal study of US veterans assesses symptom progression in dry eye syndrome and determines risk factors associated with severe symptoms at 1 year.

Brief Report

Evaluating Effects of Switching Anti–Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Drugs for Age-Related Macular Degeneration and Diabetic Macular Edema

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JAMA Ophthalmol. Published online December 22, 2016. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.4820

This study assesses outcomes in patients who have a poor initial response but continue treatment without switching anti–vascular endothelial growth factor agents.

Association of Low Vitamin D Levels With Noninfectious Anterior Uveitis

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JAMA Ophthalmol. Published online December 22, 2016. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.4888

This case-control study evaluates whether there is an association between vitamin D levels and noninfectious anterior uveitis.

Invited Commentary

Further Scrutiny of Vision Outcomes When Aflibercept Is Used as Rescue Treatment for Eyes With Diabetic Macular Edema Treated With Laser

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JAMA Ophthalmol. Published online December 22, 2016. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.4936
JAMA Ophthalmology Clinical Challenge

Recalcitrant Orbital Pain in a 50-Year-Old Woman

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JAMA Ophthalmol. Published online December 22, 2016. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.3783

A woman in her 50s had right orbital pain for 3 months and her medical history was noncontributory. What would you do next?

December 15, 2016
Original Investigation

Cost and Expected Visual Effect of Interventions to Improve Follow-up After Cataract SurgeryProspective Review of Early Cataract Outcomes and Grading (PRECOG) Study

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JAMA Ophthalmol. Published online December 15, 2016. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.4735

This multicenter cohort study from 8 low- and middle-income countries in Africa, Asia, and Latin America examines whether strategies to promote follow-up after cataract surgery have economic value.

Outcomes of the Veterans Affairs Low Vision Intervention Trial II (LOVIT II)A Randomized Clinical Trial

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JAMA Ophthalmol. Published online December 15, 2016. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.4742

This randomized clinical trial evaluates the effectiveness of rehabilitation services provided with low-vision devices compared with basic services accompanying the devices used in veterans with low vision due to macular diseases.

Invited Commentary

Demonstrating the Effectiveness of Low-Vision Rehabilitation With Outcomes of the Veterans Affairs Low Vision Intervention Trial II (LOVIT II)

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JAMA Ophthalmol. Published online December 15, 2016. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.4778

Combating Cataract Blindness

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JAMA Ophthalmol. Published online December 15, 2016. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.4779
JAMA Ophthalmology Clinical Challenge

Unilateral Optic Nerve Edema With Preserved Visual Function

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JAMA Ophthalmol. Published online December 15, 2016. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.3787

A man in his 50s reported a 4-week history of intermittent blurry vision in the right eye. Best-corrected visual acuity was 20/20 OU, and on ophthalmoscopy, there were few vitreous cells with no detectable haze and optic nerve head edema grade IV on the Frisén scale, with peripapillary flame hemorrhages in the right eye. What would you do next?

Comment & Response

Nontechnical Factors in the Simulation of Ophthalmological Procedures

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JAMA Ophthalmol. Published online December 15, 2016. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.4805

Nontechnical Factors in the Simulation of Ophthalmological Procedures—Reply

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JAMA Ophthalmol. Published online December 15, 2016. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.4807
December 8, 2016
Viewpoint

Listening to the Patients—The Laser-Assisted In Situ Keratomileusis Quality of Life Collaboration Project

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JAMA Ophthalmol. Published online December 8, 2016. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.4585

This Viewpoint discusses the Laser-Assisted In Situ Keratomileusis (LASIK) Quality of Life Collaboration Project, which developed a questionnaire to capture the patient’s experience following LASIK surgery with the ultimate goal of quantifying these patient-reported outcomes in the LASIK population.

JAMA Ophthalmology Clinical Challenge

The Masquerade Syndrome

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JAMA Ophthalmol. Published online December 8, 2016. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.2890

A man in his 50s with a history of basal cell carcinoma that was resected from the right medial canthus was referred with right-sided ptosis, conjunctival hyperemia, and recurrent central corneal erosions. On examination, he was found to have complete ptosis of the right eyelid, asymmetric erythema of the eyelid margin, and meibomian gland dysfunction, as well as papillary conjunctivitis with thickening of his medial right lower eyelid. What would you do next?

December 1, 2016
JAMA Ophthalmology Clinical Challenge

Bilateral Optic Nerve Head Changes in an Asymptomatic Preadolescent Girl

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JAMA Ophthalmol. Published online December 1, 2016. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.2855

A preadolescent girl was seen for evaluation and treatment of possible papilledema. Her ocular, medical, and family history were unremarkable and she had recently used a short-term course of oral antibiotics for a tooth infection. What would you do next?

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