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November 2021, Vol 139, No. 11, Pages 1163-1248

Original Investigation

Effect of School-Based Family Health Education via Social Media on Children’s Myopia and Parents’ Awareness: A Randomized Clinical Trial

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2021;139(11):1165-1172. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2021.3695

This cluster randomized clinical trial evaluates the effects of school-based family health education via social media in raising parents’ myopia prevention awareness and behavior and in controlling the development of myopia in children.

Association of Patient Characteristics With Delivery of Ophthalmic Telemedicine During the COVID-19 Pandemic

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2021;139(11):1174-1182. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2021.3728

This cross-sectional study assesses the demographic characteristics of patients who did and did not use telemedicine for ophthalmic care at a large tertiary care eye center during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Analysis of Sex Diversity Trends Among Ophthalmology Match Applicants, Residents, and Clinical Faculty

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2021;139(11):1184-1190. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2021.3729

This cross-sectional study examines trends in the sex demographic characteristics of ophthalmology match applicants, residents, and clinical faculty at medical schools compared with trends in other surgical and nonsurgical specialties.

Association of Reading Performance in Geographic Atrophy Secondary to Age-Related Macular Degeneration With Visual Function and Structural Biomarkers

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2021;139(11):1191-1199. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2021.3826

This cohort study assesses the structural and functional determinants of monocular reading performance to establish its concurrent validity in geographic atrophy, the ability to detect a change in reading performance, and whether patients with geographic atrophy are affected by binocular inhibition of reading performance.

Efficacy of Lifitegrast Ophthalmic Solution, 5.0%, in Patients With Moderate to Severe Dry Eye Disease: A Post Hoc Analysis of 2 Randomized Clinical Trials

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2021;139(11):1200-1208. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2021.3943

This post hoc analysis of 2 randomized clinical trials assesses the heterogeneity in treatment response with lifitegrast in different subsets of participants with dry eye disease, stratified by the severity of the signs and symptoms presented at baseline.

Health Care Price Transparency in Ophthalmology

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2021;139(11):1210-1216. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2021.3951

This economic evaluation assesses the degree to which hospitals provide standard charges for the required ophthalmologic shoppable services and characterizes the variability in these standard charges.

Evaluating the Occurrence of Rare Variants in the Complement Factor H Gene in Patients With Early-Onset Drusen Maculopathy

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2021;139(11):1218-1226. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2021.4102

This case-control study evaluates genotypic and phenotypic characteristics of patients with early-onset drusen maculopathy.

Incidence of Incision-Related Descemet Membrane Detachment Using Phacoemulsification With Trapezoid vs Conventional 2.2-mm Clear Corneal Incision: A Randomized Clinical Trial

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2021;139(11):1228-1234. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2021.4148

This randomized clinical trial compares the incidence of incision-related Descemet membrane detachment between eyes undergoing modified vs conventional 2.2-mm incision phacoemulsification for hard nuclear age-related cataract.

Invited Commentary

Ecological Momentary Interventions—Can More Smartphone Use Result in Less Myopia?

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2021;139(11):1172-1173. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2021.3705

Telemedicine and the Exacerbation of Health Care Disparities

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2021;139(11):1182-1183. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2021.3735

Prognostic Factors for Dry Eye Disease Treatment Response in Clinical Trials

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2021;139(11):1208-1209. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2021.3946

Price Transparency in Hospital Pricing of 2 Eye Surgeries

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2021;139(11):1216-1217. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2021.3949

At What Age Does Age-Related Macular Degeneration Start?

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2021;139(11):1226-1227. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2021.4104

Statistical Significance vs Clinical Significance—That Is the Question

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2021;139(11):1235. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2021.4139
JAMA Ophthalmology Clinical Challenge

New-Onset Macular Schisis in a Patient With Glaucoma

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2021;139(11):1236-1237. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2021.0939

A 70-year-old woman with an ocular history of primary open-angle glaucoma presented with several months of worsening vision in the left eye. Optical coherence tomography of the left eye revealed schitic separation of the outer plexiform and outer nuclear layers extending from the temporal edge of the optic nerve head to the fovea. What would you do next?

Middle-aged Woman With Bilateral Macular Atrophy, Hearing Loss, and Headache

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2021;139(11):1238-1239. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2021.0944

A woman in her 40s was referred to the medical retina service for evaluation of bilateral macular atrophy. Medical history was positive for bilateral sensorineural hearing loss with cochlear origin. What would you do next?

In Vivo Confocal Microscopy Evaluation of Microbial Keratitis

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2021;139(11):1240-1241. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2021.0948

A woman in her 20s with a history of daily soft contact lens wear had a recalcitrant central corneal ulcer in her left eye. She had no history of eye trauma, did not sleep in her contact lenses, and had recently been swimming in a freshwater lake prior to the onset of the ulcer. What would you do next?

Bilateral Central Retinal Vein Occlusion: A Presenting Sign of an Ongoing Life-threatening Condition

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2021;139(11):1242-1243. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2021.0993

A 47-year-old woman, with dyslipidemia, presented to the emergency department with sudden vision loss in her right eye. What would you do next?

Observation

Association of Plasma Circulating Tumor DNA With Diagnosis of Metastatic Uveal Melanoma

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2021;139(11):1244-1245. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2021.3708

This case report describes a woman in her 80s with recurrence of uveal melanoma detected using plasma cell-free DNA.

Ophthalmic Images

Iris Infiltration From Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2021;139(11):e214054. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2021.4054

This case report describes a recurrence of acute lymphoblastic leukemia manifesting as heterochromia and patchy diffuse iris infiltration with an amelanotic tumor in the right eye.

Central Retinal Artery Occlusion With 2 Cilioretinal Arteries

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2021;139(11):e214059. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2021.4059

This case report documents an unusual presentation of a central retinal artery occlusion.

Optical Coherence Tomography of Retinal Artery Occlusion Associated With Mucormycosis and COVID-19

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2021;139(11):e214064. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2021.4064

This case report describes a case of mucormycosis-induced orbital apex syndrome following SARS-CoV-2 infection.

Comment & Response

Increased Ventricular Cerebrospinal Fluid Volumes in Spaceflight-Associated Neuroocular Syndrome—A Curse or a Blessing?

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2021;139(11):1245-1246. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2021.3654

Association Between Mortality and Anti–Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Treatment in Patients With Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2021;139(11):1246-1247. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2021.4079

Association Between Mortality and Anti–Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Treatment in Patients With Age-Related Macular Degeneration—Reply

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2021;139(11):1247-1248. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2021.4082
JAMA Ophthalmology Masthead

JAMA Ophthalmology

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2021;139(11):1163. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2020.3797
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