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April 1, 2012, Vol 130, No. 4, Pages 423-534

Clinical Trial

Journal Club

Three-Year Outcomes of the Surgery for Trichiasis, Antibiotics to Prevent Recurrence Trial

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Arch Ophthalmol. 2012;130(4):427-431. doi:10.1001/archophthalmol.2011.374

To determine whether treatment with oral azithromycin compared with topical tetracycline reduces the recurrence of trichiasis for up to 3 years following surgery for trichiasis, Woreta and coauthors randomly assigned at a 2:1 ratio 1452 patients who underwent trichiasis surgery to either a single dose of oral azithromycin (1 g) or topical tetracycline (twice per day for 6 weeks) following surgery.

Editorial

Comparative Effectiveness: Insights on Treatment Options for Open-Angle Glaucoma

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Arch Ophthalmol. 2012;130(4):506-507. doi:10.1001/archopthalmol.2012.206

The Potential Role of Epigenetics in Ocular Diseases

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Arch Ophthalmol. 2012;130(4):508-509. doi:10.1001/archopthalmol.2011.1423
Surgical Technique

Surgeon's Corner

Vitreoretinal Surgery in the Setting of Permanent Keratoprosthesis

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Arch Ophthalmol. 2012;130(4):487-492. doi:10.1001/archophthalmol.2011.1115

The surgical management of vitreoretinal pathology in patients with a permanent Boston Type 1 keratoprosthesis in the era of small-gauge vitrectomy techniques was evaluated by Kiang et al.

Surgeon's Corner

Transocular Removal of a Retrobulbar Foreign Body and Internal Patch of the Posterior Exit Wound With Autologous Tenon Capsule

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Arch Ophthalmol. 2012;130(4):493-496. doi:10.1001/archopthalmol.2011.1482

Ma and colleagues discuss the case of a 38-year-old man who had an accidental perforating ocular injury while working in a factory. The patient underwent vitrectomy after primary corneal suturing for a retrobulbar foreign body and a large full-thickness posterior pole defect near the optic disc.

Research Letter

Adaptive Optics and Spectral-Domain Optical Coherence Tomography of Human Photoreceptor Structure After Short Pascal Macular Grid and Panretinal Laser Photocoagulation

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Arch Ophthalmol. 2012;130(4):518-521. doi:10.1001/archophthalmol.2011.2878

Why Visual Function Does Not Correlate With Optic Glioma Size or Growth

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Arch Ophthalmol. 2012;130(4):521-522. doi:10.1001/archophthalmol.2011.1432

Substance P Concentration in Human Amniotic Membrane

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Arch Ophthalmol. 2012;130(4):522-523. doi:10.1001/archophthalmol.2011.1452

Epstein-Barr Virus–Positive T-Cell Lymphoma Involving the Lacrimal Gland of an Adult

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Arch Ophthalmol. 2012;130(4):523-525. doi:10.1001/archophthalmol.2011.1728

Treatment of Congenital Cytomegalovirus Retinitis With Intravitreous Ganciclovir

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Arch Ophthalmol. 2012;130(4):525-527. doi:10.1001/archophthalmol.2011.1615

Incidence of Cytomegalovirus Retinitis in Patients With Human Immunodeficiency Virus Following Negative Initial Screening Examination Results

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Arch Ophthalmol. 2012;130(4):527-529. doi:10.1001/archophthalmol.2011.1794

Cost of Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty vs Topical Medications for Glaucoma

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Arch Ophthalmol. 2012;130(4):529-530. doi:10.1001/archophthalmol.2012.355

Painful Traumatic Neuroma After Orbital Decompression Surgery

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Arch Ophthalmol. 2012;130(4):530-531. doi:10.1001/archophthalmol.2011.1560

Visual Observations of an American Patient With Leber Hereditary Optic Neuropathy After Purported Injections of Stem Cells in China

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Arch Ophthalmol. 2012;130(4):532-534. doi:10.1001/archophthalmol.2011.1665
Ophthalmic Images

Multiple Macular Holes

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Arch Ophthalmol. 2012;130(4):455. doi:10.1001/archopthalmol.2011.1394
Clinical Sciences

Relationship of Fuchs Endothelial Corneal Dystrophy Severity to Central Corneal Thickness

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Arch Ophthalmol. 2012;130(4):433-439. doi:10.1001/archophthalmol.2011.1626

Kopplin and coauthors discuss the relationship between Fuchs endothelial corneal dystrophy severity and central cornea thickness (CCT).

Characterization of Limbal Stem Cell Deficiency by In Vivo Laser Scanning Confocal Microscopy: A Microstructural Approach

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Arch Ophthalmol. 2012;130(4):440-445. doi:10.1001/archophthalmol.2011.378

In a prospective comparative study, Deng et al evaluate the cellular changes in the corneal epithelium and surrounding structures in limbal stem cell deficiency by using in vivo laser scanning confocal microscopy.

Botulinum Toxin Injection for the Management of Refractory Filamentary Keratitis

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Arch Ophthalmol. 2012;130(4):446-450. doi:10.1001/archophthalmol.2011.2713

Gumus and colleagues evaluate the efficacy of onabotulinumtoxinA injection for the treatment of refractory filamentary keratitis.

Increased Risk of Anterior Uveitis Following Herpes Zoster: A Nationwide Population-Based Study

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Arch Ophthalmol. 2012;130(4):451-455. doi:10.1001/archophthalmol.2011.357

Using a nationwide population-based data set, Wang et al investigate the relationship between herpes zoster and the subsequent risk of anterior uveitis during the year following a herpes zoster diagnosis.

Intravitreal Ketorolac for Chronic Uveitis and Macular Edema: A Pilot Study

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Arch Ophthalmol. 2012;130(4):456-460. doi:10.1001/archopthalmol.2011.2627

Kim and colleagues studied whether intravitreal administration of ketorolac may allow greater therapeutic effects than topical or systemic application for patients with chroic uveitis or macular edema and thus may provide a safer alternative to corticosteroids.

Comparison of Screening Procedures in Hydroxychloroquine Toxicity

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Arch Ophthalmol. 2012;130(4):461-469. doi:10.1001/archophthalmol.2011.371

Marmor studied different screening procedures for hydroxychloroquine sulfate (Plaquenil) toxicity at different stages of damage.

Evaluation of Visual Acuity Measurements After Autorefraction vs Manual Refraction in Eyes With and Without Diabetic Macular Edema

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Arch Ophthalmol. 2012;130(4):470-479. doi:10.1001/archophthalmol.2011.377

Sun and coauthors compare visual acuity scores after autorefraction vs manual refraction in eyes of patients with diabetes mellitus and a wide range of visual acuities. The letter score from the Electronic Visual Acuity test from the electronic Early Treatment Diabetic Retinopathy Study was measured after autorefraction and after manual refraction.

Epidemiology

Prevalence of and Risk Factors for Age-Related Macular Degeneration in a Multiethnic Asian Cohort

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Arch Ophthalmol. 2012;130(4):480-486. doi:10.1001/archophthalmol.2011.376

In a population-based study, Cheung et al describe the prevalence of and risk factors for age-related macular degeneration in a multiethnic Asian cohort of Chinese, Malay, and Indian persons.

Socioeconomics of Ophthalmology

Cost-effectiveness of Medications Compared With Laser Trabeculoplasty in Patients With Newly Diagnosed Open-Angle Glaucoma

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Arch Ophthalmol. 2012;130(4):497-505. doi:10.1001/archophthalmol.2011.2727

Stein and colleagues used a Markov model with a 25-year horizon to determine the most cost-effective treatment option for patients with newly diagnosed mild open-angle glaucoma (OAG): observation only, treatment with generic topical prostaglandin analogs, or treatment with laser trabeculoplasty (LTP).

Special Article

Insight Into Glaucoma Treatment in the Early 1900s: Harvey Cushing's 1905 Operation

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Arch Ophthalmol. 2012;130(4):510-513. doi:10.1001/archophthalmol.2011.1184

Latimer and collegues reported on efforts by neurosurgeon Harvey Cushing, MD, to cure glaucoma, particularly a case in 1905 in which Cushing performed extirpation of the superior cervical ganglion of a patient believed to have chronic glaucoma experiencing an acute episode who had previously underwent bilateral iridectomies. The case was found in the Johns Hopkins Hospital Surgical Archives.

Small Case Series

Central Retinal Vascular Occlusion Associated With Acute Retinal Necrosis

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Arch Ophthalmol. 2012;130(4):514-517. doi:10.1001/archophthalmol.2011.1735
Archives Web Quiz Winner

Archives Web Quiz Winner

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Arch Ophthalmol. 2012;130(4):517. doi:10.1001/archophthalmol.2012.388
Letters

Ciliary Body Clefting Accompanied by Rupture of the Trabecular Meshwork in Congenital Glaucoma

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Arch Ophthalmol. 2012;130(4):534. doi:10.1001/archophthalmol.2011.2498
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