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June 2016, Vol 134, No. 6, Pages 613-716

In This Issue of JAMA Ophthalmology

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(6):613. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2015.3238
Original Investigation

Vision Loss Following Episcleral Brachytherapy for Uveal Melanoma: Development of a Vision Prognostication Tool

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(6):615-620. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0104

This study analyzes the outcomes of 311 patients treated with episcleral brachytherapy and uses the findings to generate an online prognostication tool for vision loss following episcleral brachytherapy for uveal melanoma.

Cataract Surgery and Age-Related Macular Degeneration in the 2008-2012 Korea National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(6):621-626. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0453

This cross-sectional study used data from the 2008-2012 Korea National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey to assess the association between age-related macular degeneration and cataract surgery in a representative population of adults.

Quantification of Ellipsoid Zone Changes in Retinitis Pigmentosa Using en Face Spectral Domain–Optical Coherence Tomography

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(6):628-635. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0502

This case series investigates quantification of ellipsoid zone changes in retinitis pigmentosa (RP) using en face spectral domain–optical coherence tomographic images among patients in a randomized clinical trial for treatment of RP.

Representation of Women With Industry Ties in Ophthalmology

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(6):636-643. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0552

This observational study reports the representation of women among ophthalmologists receiving industry remuneration for research, consulting, honoraria, grants, royalties, and faculty/speaker roles.

Select Features of Diabetic Retinopathy on Swept-Source Optical Coherence Tomographic Angiography Compared With Fluorescein Angiography and Normal Eyes

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(6):644-650. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0600

This observational cross-sectional study evaluates the potential clinical utility of optical coherence tomographic angiography using a prototype swept-source optical coherence tomographic device and compares it with fluorescein angiography for analysis of the retinal microvasculature in diabetic retinopathy.

Expert Diagnosis of Plus Disease in Retinopathy of Prematurity From Computer-Based Image Analysis

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(6):651-657. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0611

This study identifies vascular features used by experts for diagnosis of plus disease in retinopathy of prematurity through quantitative image analysis.

Cost-effectiveness of School-Based Eye Examinations in Preschoolers Referred for Follow-up From Visual Screening

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(6):658-664. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0619

This cohort-based study compares the referral rates and cost-effectiveness of community- and preschool-based programs among preschool children referred for follow-up visual screening.

The Effect of Multispot Laser Panretinal Photocoagulation on Retinal Sensitivity and Driving Eligibility in Patients With Diabetic Retinopathy

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(6):666-672. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0629

This nonrandomized interventional cohort study assesses the effect of bilateral multispot laser panretinal photocoagulation on retinal sensitivity and driving visual fields among patients with diabetic retinopathy.

Journal Club

Single-Nucleotide Polymorphisms Associated With Age-Related Macular Degeneration and Lesion Phenotypes in the Comparison of Age-Related Macular Degeneration Treatments Trials

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(6):674-681. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0669

This study evaluates the influence of genotype of single-nucleotide polymorphisms previously associated with age-related macular degeneration on the phenotype of neovascular lesions.

Age-Related Macular Degeneration and Quality of Life in Latinos: The Los Angeles Latino Eye Study

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(6):683-690. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0794

This cross-sectional, population-based study assesses the association of general and vision-specific health-related quality of life with age-related macular degeneration, overall and by bilaterality and severity, in an adult Latino population.

Brief Report

Changing Azole Resistance: A Secondary Analysis of the MUTT I Randomized Clinical Trial

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(6):693-696. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0530

This secondary analysis of a randomized clinical trial investigates whether antifungal resistance increases during mycotic ulcer treatment in patients with positive fungal cultures.

Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography in Choroideremia: Correlating Choriocapillaris Loss With Overlying Degeneration

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(6):697-702. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0874

This clinical case series evaluates the optical coherence tomography angiography findings of tissue degeneration in choroideremia.

Invited Commentary

Further Evidence That Cataract Surgery Is Not Associated With Macular Degeneration Progression

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(6):627. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0564

Enhancing the Value of Preschool Vision Screenings

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(6):664-665. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0822

Driving Eligibility in Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(6):672-673. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0562

Genetics and the Variable Phenotype of Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(6):681-682. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0550

Development, Use, and Interpretation of Patient-Reported Outcomes for Clinical Decision Making in Ophthalmology

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(6):690-692. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0820
JAMA Ophthalmology Clinical Challenge

An Atypical Ulcerated Lesion at the Eyelid Margin

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(6):703-704. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2015.4965

A man in his 50s presented with left upper eyelid swelling for 2 days, foreign-body sensation, and discomfort of the left eye, which was preceded by a week of general malaise without fevers or chills. What would you do next?

Man With Painful Proptosis of the Left Eye

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(6):705-706. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2015.3605

A man in his 20s presents with decreased vision in the left eye that was associated with intermittent left orbital pain that does not improve with 2 weeks of oral corticosteroids. What would you do next?

Periocular Rash in a Healthy Teenager

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(6):707-708. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2015.4982

An adolescent boy was referred to the emergency department for suspected herpes zoster infection by his pediatrician after presenting with a 2-day history of painful, left-sided vesicular rash around his eyelid and forehead. What would you do next?

Atypical Retinitis in the Setting of Prior Cytomegalovirus Retinitis

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(6):709-710. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2015.4986

A man in his 60s presented with decreased visual acuity in the right eye, a history of human immunodeficiency virus infection, and retinal detachment of the left eye secondary to cytomegalovirus retinitis. What would you do next?

Observation

Complication of Autologous Stem Cell Transplantation in Retinitis Pigmentosa

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(6):711-712. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0803

This case report describes a patient with central retinal artery occlusion following autologous bone marrow peribulbar stem cell injection for retinitis pigmentosa.

Delayed Cerebral Infarction Following Intra-arterial Chemotherapy for Retinoblastoma

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(6):712-714. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0025

This case report describes delayed cerebral infarction following intra-arterial chemotherapy with melphalan for retinoblastoma.

Proptosis Secondary to Orbital Bone Remodeling From Intracranial Hypertension

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(6):714-715. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0929

This report describes a case of proptosis secondary to remodeling of the orbital bones in a patient with intracranial hypertension from acute lymphoblastic leukemia.

Comment & Response

Panretinal Photocoagulation vs Anti–Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor for Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(6):715-716. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0701

Panretinal Photocoagulation vs Anti–Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor for Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy—Reply

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(6):716. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0703
Ophthalmic Images

Sinonasal Undifferentiated Carcinoma Presenting With Bilateral Compressive Optic Neuropathy

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(6):e155494. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2015.5494

This case report describes a man in his 50s with sinonasal undifferentiated carcinoma and bilateral optic neuropathy.

Fernlike Maculopathy in a Patient With Central Retinal Vein Occlusion

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(6):e156131. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2015.6131

This case report describes a woman in her 60s with fernlike distribution of hypoautofluorescence at the macula.

Hair in the Eye

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(6):e156141. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2015.6141

This case report describes a female adolescent with eyelashes in the anterior chamber of the left eye.

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(6):614. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2015.3239
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