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May 2016, Vol 134, No. 5, Pages 479-607

In This Issue of JAMA Ophthalmology

Highlights

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(5):479. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2015.3232
Viewpoint

Institutional Conflict of Interest and the Translational Pathway

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(5):483-484. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0459

This Viewpoint describes the effects of institutional conflict of interest on clinical research.

Editorial

The US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation on Vision Screening in Older Adults: A Narrow View

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(5):485-486. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0222

This Viewpoint critiques the US Preventive Services Task Force’s recommendation regarding vision screening in older adults, arguing that the focus of the recommendation is too narrow.

Original Investigation

Clinical Outcomes and Cataract Formation Rates in Eyes 10 Years After Posterior Phakic Lens Implantation for Myopia

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(5):487-494. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0078

This study reports the rates of cataract development and refractive outcomes 10 years after intraocular collamer lens implantation.

Course of Glaucomatous Visual Field Loss Across the Entire Perimetric Range

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(5):496-502. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0118

This study evaluates data from the Advanced Glaucoma Intervention Study to identify a model to represent the nonlinear course of visual field deterioration in glaucoma.

Potential Importance of Ozone in the Association Between Outdoor Air Pollution and Dry Eye Disease in South Korea

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(5):503-510. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0139

This cross-sectional study using data from the Korea National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey investigates associations between outdoor air pollution and dry eye disease.

Analysis of Inner and Outer Retinal Thickness in Patients Using Hydroxychloroquine Prior to Development of Retinopathy

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(5):511-519. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0155

This case series study determines the degree of inner and outer retinal involvement in short- and long-term use of hydroxychloroquine before the development of retinopathy in patients treated at an academic medical center.

Associations Between Methylenetetrahydrofolate Reductase Polymorphisms, Serum Homocysteine Levels, and Incident Cortical Cataract

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(5):522-528. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0167

This population-based cohort study investigates the associations of methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase polymorphisms and serum homocysteine levels with incident cortical cataract in an older population.

Ocular Findings in Infants With Microcephaly Associated With Presumed Zika Virus Congenital Infection in Salvador, Brazil

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(5):529-535. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0267

This case series describes ocular findings in 29 infants with microcephaly associated with presumed intrauterine Zika virus infection in Salvador, Brazil.

Journal Club

Supply and Perceived Demand for Teleophthalmology in Triage and Consultations in California Emergency Departments

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(5):537-543. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0316

This survey study investigates the perceived supply and potential demand for teleophthalmology triage and consultations in California emergency departments.

Clinical Trial

Patterns of Early and Delayed Visual Response to Ranibizumab Treatment for Neovascular Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(5):545-553. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0379

This retrospective subanalysis of a phase 3 clinical trial examines patterns of visual and anatomical response to ranibizumab treatment.

Ophthalmologic Outcome of Extremely Preterm Infants at 6.5 Years of Age: Extremely Preterm Infants in Sweden Study (EXPRESS)

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(5):555-562. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0391

This follow-up investigation of the Extremely Preterm Infants in Sweden Study (EXPRESS) investigates the ophthalmologic outcome of a national cohort of children born before 27 weeks’ gestational age at 6.5 years of age and evaluates the impact of prematurity and retinopathy of prematurity.

Prevalence of Diabetic Retinopathy in Adult Chinese American Individuals: The Chinese American Eye Study

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(5):563-569. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0445

This population-based study seeks to determine the age- and sex-specific prevalence of diabetic retinopathy overall and by severity, duration of diabetes, and treatment history in adult Chinese American individuals.

Prevalence of Age-Related Macular Degeneration in Chinese American Adults: The Chinese American Eye Study

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(5):571-577. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0588

This population-based study examines the prevalence of age-related macular degeneration in participants in the Chinese American Eye Study.

Brief Report

Phenotypic Variation in a Family With Pseudodominant Stargardt Disease

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(5):580-583. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2015.5471

This case series explores the clinical courses and genotypes of a woman and her 2 daughters with pseudodominant transmission of Stargardt disease.

Invited Commentary

Long-term Clinical Outcomes and Cataract Formation Rates After Posterior Phakic Lens Implantation for Myopia

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(5):494-495. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2015.6150

Which Test Is the Best for Hydroxychloroquine Toxicity Screening?

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(5):520-521. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0323

Zika Virus Infection and the Eye

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(5):535-536. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0284

The Use of Telemedicine to Extend Ophthalmology Care

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(5):543-544. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0150

Managing Neovascular Age-Related Macular Degeneration: Is More Research Needed to Improve Real-world Practice?

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(5):553-554. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0332

Observations From a Population-Based Study of Diabetic Retinopathy in Chinese Americans

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(5):569. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0560

Public Health Surveillance—The Integral Role of Community-Based Studies

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(5):578-579. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0334
Review

Intra-arterial Chemotherapy for Retinoblastoma: A Systematic Review

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(5):584-591. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0244

This systematic review summarizes the reported outcomes of intra-arterial chemotherapy.

JAMA Ophthalmology Clinical Challenge

Bilateral Visual Disturbances in a Young Woman

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(5):593-594. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2015.3628

A woman in her 30s presented with 3 weeks of distorted vision in her right eye and a visual field defect in the left eye. What would you do next?

Flashes, Floaters, and an Unfamiliar Fundus

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(5):595-596. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2015.3655

An African American woman in her early to mid-60s presented with complaints of flashes and occasional floaters in her left eye for the past 2 weeks. What would you do next?

Conjunctival Lesions and Vision Impairment After Gastrointestinal Surgery

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(5):597-598. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2015.4129

A woman in her early 40s sought ophthalmological care after a referral from an optometrist for bilateral eye pain, substantial eye watering, bilateral conjunctival lesions, and decreased vision. What would you do next?

Conjunctival Hyperemia and Targetoid Lesions on Trunk and Extremities

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(5):599-600. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2015.4944

A man in his 50s presented with redness, foreign body sensation, and tearing in the left eye after a hike the previous day. What would you do next?

Research Letter

Elemental Composition of Ora Serrata Pearls—A Form of Focal Nodular Drusen

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(5):601-603. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0327

In this study, scanning electron microscopy with energy dispersive x-ray spectroscopy was applied in conjunction with classical histochemical staining techniques to characterize the elemental content of ora serrata pearls.

Observation

A Postmortem Ocular Finding of Tache Noire in a Living Patient

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(5):603-604. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2015.5951

A woman in her late 50s presented with abnormal discoloration of the right eye and after she later died of systemic illness, pathology corroborated the scleral darkening in her eye was tache noire.

Spontaneous Closure of a Full-Thickness Macular Hole With Conversion to Exudative Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(5):604-606. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0020

This case report describes spontaneous closure of a full-thickness macular hole after conversion from nonexudative to exudative age-related macular degeneration.

Comment & Response

Validation of Software Measurements of Eyelid Position From Digital Photographs

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(5):606-607. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0218

Validation of Software Measurements of Eyelid Position From Digital Photographs—Reply

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(5):607. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0220
Ophthalmic Images

Megalopapilla Simulating Pediatric Optic Atrophy

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(5):e155037. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2015.5037

This case report describes a 5-year-old girl with a history of headaches and possible optic atrophy who was referred for neuro-ophthalmologic evaluation.

Optical Coherence Tomography of Cavitary Retinoblastoma

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(5):e155355. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2015.5355

This case report describes a young boy with regressed retinoblastoma following intra-arterial chemotherapy.

Visualization of a Hematoma of the Cloquet Canal

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(5):e155364. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2015.5364

This case report describes a white man in his mid to late forties with a history of Huntington disease presented with acute painful left eye vision loss

Simultaneous Retinal and Choroidal Metastases in Lung Adenocarcinoma

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(5):e155368. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2015.5368

This case report describes a woman in her seventies with a history of epidermal growth factor receptor–positive lung adenocarcinoma who presented with headache and decreased vision in the left eye.

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(5):481. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2015.3233
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