[Skip to Content]
Access to paid content on this site is currently suspended due to excessive activity being detected from your IP address 34.204.176.125. Please contact the publisher to request reinstatement.
[Skip to Content Landing]

April 2020 - January 1929

Decade

Year

Issue

April 2015, Vol 133, No. 4, Pages 369-493

In This Issue of JAMA Ophthalmology

Highlights

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):369. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.3712
Viewpoint

Retinal Implants and Medicare Reimbursement Policies for Breakthrough Treatments in Ophthalmology

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):373-374. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2015.54

This Viewpoint discusses how innovative reimbursement pathways may impact the pace of ophthalmological research and development.

Editorial

Expression of Concern: Thakur A, Kadam R, Kompella UB. Trabecular Meshwork and Lens Partitioning of Corticosteroids: Implications for Elevated Intraocular Pressure and Cataracts. Arch Ophthalmol. 2011:129(7):914-920

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):375. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2015.0631

This Editorial Expression of Concern is to inform readers about possible concerns related to Thakur A, Kadam R, Kompella UB. Trabecular Meshwork and Lens Partitioning of Corticosteroids: Implications for Elevated Intraocular Pressure and Cataracts. Arch Ophthalmol. 2011:129(7):914-920.

Original Investigation

International Validation of the American Joint Committee on Cancer’s 7th Edition Classification of Uveal Melanoma

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):376-383. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.5395

This study supports the continued use of the 7th edition of the AJCC Cancer Staging Manual for uveal melanoma.

Journal Club

Association Between Progressive Retinal Nerve Fiber Layer Loss and Longitudinal Change in Quality of Life in Glaucoma

Abstract Full Text
free access has audio
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):384-390. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.5319

This observational cohort study reported that progressive binocular retinal nerve fiber layer thickness loss was associated with longitudinal loss in quality of life, even after adjustment for progressive visual field loss.

Serum Levels of Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor and Related Factors After Intravitreous Bevacizumab Injection for Retinopathy of Prematurity

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):391-397. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.5373

This prospective case series reports that serum levels of vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) were suppressed for 2 months after intravitreous injection of bevacizumab in patients with type 1 retinopathy of prematurity (ROP).

Choroidal Hyperreflective Foci in Stargardt Disease Shown by Spectral-Domain Optical Coherence Tomography Imaging: Correlation With Disease Severity

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):398-405. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.5604

This retrospective case series finds that choroidal hyperreflective foci in Stargardt disease correlate with disease severity in terms of retinal atrophy, decline in vision, and disease duration.

Genetic and Environmental Factors in Conjunctival UV Autofluorescence

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):406-412. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.5627

Conjunctival UV autofluorescence (CUVAF) photography finds that, although a large environmental component to CUVAF exists, the genetic component also plays a significant role.

Paravascular Inner Retinal Defect Associated With High Myopia or Epiretinal Membrane

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):413-420. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.5632

This prospective and observational case series finds that paravascular inner retinal defects primarily occur in eyes with high myopia or epiretinal membrane.

Postmarketing Analysis of Aflibercept-Related Sterile Intraocular Inflammation

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):421-426. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.5650

This retrospective review highlights the difficulty in distinguishing sterile inflammation and infectious endophthalmitis and recommends cautious evaluation and management of these patients.

Molecular Genetic Testing in Clinical Diagnostic Assessments That Demonstrate Correlations in Patients With Autosomal Recessive Inherited Retinal Dystrophy

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):427-436. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.5831

This study determines the genetic lesions with phenotypic correlations in patients with diverse autosomal recessive inherited retinal dystrophy using next-generation sequencing.

Ethnic Differences in Trabecular Meshwork Height by Optical Coherence Tomography

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):437-441. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.5864

This prospective study finds that although trabecular meshwork height is not associated with ethnicity overall, African Americans have shorter trabecular meshwork heights compared with Asian and white persons.

Longitudinal Changes in Microperimetry and Low Luminance Visual Acuity in Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):442-448. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.5963

Microperimetry was able to detect subtle longitudinal changes in visual acuity in eyes with intermediate age-related macular degeneration, even when the clinical features appeared similar; such changes were not identified by low luminance visual acuity.

Assessment of Online Patient Education Materials From Major Ophthalmologic Associations

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):449-454. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.6104

This descriptive and correlational study of online patient education materials from ophthalmologic association websites determines whether the materials are written above the reading level recommended by the American Medical Association and National Institutes of Health.

Visual Impairment and Unmet Eye Care Needs Among Homeless Adults in a Canadian City

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):455-460. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.6113

This cross-sectional study reports that homeless adults in a Canadian city have a high prevalence of visual impairment, even when living within a system of universal health insurance.

Brief Report

Evaluation of the Intermittent Exotropia Questionnaire Using Rasch Analysis

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):461-465. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.5622

This observational study recommends use of the Rasch-revised Intermittent Exotropia Questionnaire to determine how intermittent exotropia affects health-related quality of life of children with intermittent exotropia.

An Insight Into the Pathogenesis of Optic Disc Pit–Associated Maculopathy With Enhanced Depth Imaging

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):466-469. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.6093

This prospective observational case series demonstrates the connectivity between retinal schisis and the gap in the lamina cribrosa present in the optic disc pit, supporting the hypothesis of cerebrospinal fluid as the source of subretinal fluid.

Surgical Technique

Ex-PRESS Shunt for Choroidal Fluid Drainage in Uveal Effusion Syndrome Type 2: A Potentially Novel Technique

Abstract Full Text
free access has multimedia
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):470-471. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.5913
JAMA Ophthalmology Clinical Challenge

Serous Macular Detachment Following a Systemic Corticosteroid Injection

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):473-474. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.5237

Mass Obscuring the Globe

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):475-476. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.5091
Research Letter

Binocular iPad Treatment of Amblyopia for Lasting Improvement of Visual Acuity

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):479-480. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.5515

In Vivo Biomechanical Mapping of Normal and Keratoconus Corneas

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):480-482. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.5641

Possession of the HLA-DRB1*1501 Allele and Visual Outcome in Idiopathic Intermediate Uveitis

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):482-483. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.5868
Observation

A Case of Bilateral, Multiple, Symmetric, Concentric Ring-Shaped Opacities in the Cornea

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):483-484. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.5379

Silicone Oil Emulsification at the Fovea as a Reversible Cause of Vision Loss

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):484-486. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.5505

Sequential En Face Spectral-Domain Optical Coherence Tomographic Analysis of Macular Hole Formation

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):486-488. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.5510

Macular Injury With Rapid Onset of Choroidal Neovascularization From Laser Epilation

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):488-490. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.5838
Ophthalmic Images

Leukemic Retinopathy

Abstract Full Text
online only
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):e144534. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.4534

Epithelial Ingrowth as a Cause of Pseudohypopyon After Descemet Stripping Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty

Abstract Full Text
online only
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):e144538. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.4538

Tattoo-Associated Uveitis

Abstract Full Text
online only
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):e144543. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.4543

Scheimpflug Imaging in Capsular Bag Distention Syndrome

Abstract Full Text
online only
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):e144547. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.4547

Anterior Pyramidal Cataract: A Rare Association

Abstract Full Text
online only
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):e144626. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.4626

Syphilitic Posterior Uveitis

Abstract Full Text
online only
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):e144630. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.4630

Temporal Macular Dimple in Retinopathy of Prematurity

Abstract Full Text
online only has multimedia
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):e145348. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.5348

Vision With Fuchs Endothelial Dystrophy

Abstract Full Text
online only
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):e145353. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.5353

In Vivo Histologic Image of Ocular Surface Squamous Neoplasia by Confocal Microscopy

Abstract Full Text
online only
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):e145357. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.5357

Optical Coherence Tomography of an Ora Serrata Pearl

Abstract Full Text
online only
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):e145362. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.5362
Comment & Response

Controversial Role of Topical Antibiotics in Endophthalmitis Prophylaxis for Cataract Surgery

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):490-491. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.5199

Controversial Role of Topical Antibiotics in Endophthalmitis Prophylaxis for Cataract Surgery—Reply

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):491. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.5326

Premium Intraocular Lens Effect on the Immediate Sequential Cataract Surgery Physician Perspective Cost-Analysis Model

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):491-492. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.5333

Prevention of Hydroxychloroquine-Related Retinal Toxic Effects

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):492. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.3254

Prevention of Hydroxychloroquine-Related Retinal Toxic Effects—Reply

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):492-493. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.3257
Correction

Error in Byline

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):493. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2015.0779

Error in Group Information

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):493. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2015.0858
JAMA Ophthalmology Masthead

JAMA Ophthalmology

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015;133(4):370. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.3713
×