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May 2018, Vol 136, No. 5, Pages 461-601

In This Issue of JAMA Ophthalmology

Highlights

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):461. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.3723
Editorial

JAMA Ophthalmology—The Year in Review, 2017: JAMA Ophthalmology Looks Forward to Continued Globalization in 2018

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):465-466. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.6161
Original Investigation

Multimodal Retinal Imaging in Incontinentia Pigmenti Including Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography: Findings From an Older Cohort With Mild Phenotype

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):467-472. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0475

This study uses multimodal retinal imaging to describe the structural and vascular abnormalities observed in the maculas of patients with incontinentia pigmenti and to correlate these findings with peripheral pathologies.

Incidence of and Risk Factors Associated With Age-Related Macular Degeneration: Four-Year Follow-up From the ALIENOR Study

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):473-481. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0504

This population-based cohort study describes the incidence and associated risk factors of age-related macular degeneration in elderly French individuals.

Yield, Techniques, and Complications of Transvitreal and Transscleral Biopsies in Small Uveal Melanoma

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):482-488. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0561

This case series examines the yield rates for transscleral and transvitreal fine-needle aspiration biopsies of small uveal melanoma.

Association of Vitamin A Supplementation With Disease Course in Children With Retinitis Pigmentosa

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):490-495. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0590

This case-control study compares disease courses in children with retinitis pigmentosa taking or not taking vitamin A supplementation.

Diagnostic Accuracy of Ophthalmoscopy vs Telemedicine in Examinations for Retinopathy of Prematurity

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):498-504. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0649

This multicenter study directly compares the accuracy and sensitivity of ophthalmoscopy vs telemedicine in diagnosing retinopathy of prematurity using a consensus reference standard.

Association of Myopia With Peripapillary Perfused Capillary Density in Patients With Glaucoma: An Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography Study

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):507-513. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0776

This cross-sectional study compares peripapillary perfused capillary density in patients with myopic eyes with and without glaucoma.

Identification and Description of Reliable Evidence for 2016 American Academy of Ophthalmology Preferred Practice Pattern Guidelines for Cataract in the Adult Eye

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):514-523. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0786

In this cross-sectional study, the authors describe their findings of reliable systematic reviews that support topics likely to be addressed in the 2016 American Academy of Ophthalmology Preferred Practice Pattern guidelines.

Economic Evaluation of Low-Vision Rehabilitation for Veterans With Macular Diseases in the US Department of Veterans Affairs

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):524-531. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0797

This randomized clinical trial evaluates an outpatient low-vision rehabilitation program for veterans with legal blindness with macular diseases.

Brief Report

Association of Visual Impairment and All-Cause 10-Year Mortality Among Indigenous Australian Individuals Within Central Australia: The Central Australian Ocular Health Study

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):534-537. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.6787

This cohort study assesses the association between visual impairment and 10-year mortality risk among the remote indigenous Australian population

Fluorescein Angiographic Characteristics of Macular Edema During Infancy

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):538-542. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0467

This observational study evaluates the use of spectral-domain optical coherence tomography and fluorescein angiography in examining macular edema in infants.

Uveal Melanoma Associated With Myotonic Dystrophy: A Report of 6 Cases

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):543-547. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0554

This case series describes a relatively large cohort of patients with uveal melanoma associated with myotonic dystrophy, including a case of iris melanoma, and myotonic dystrophy–associated uveal melanoma in relatives.

Association of Hypovitaminosis D With Increased Risk of Uveitis in a Large Health Care Claims Database

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):548-552. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0642

This case-control study uses a large health care claims database to investigate whether there is an association between hypovitaminosis D and an increased risk of uveitis in adults who received a diagnosis of noninfectious uveitis.

Uveal Effusion After Immune Checkpoint Inhibitor Therapy

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):553-556. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0920

This article describes 3 patients who developed uveal effusion after taking systemic antiprogrammed cell death protein-1 and ligand-1 monoclonal antibody therapy.

Invited Commentary

By Sleight of Hand, Prognosis Determined—Even for Small Choroidal Melanoma

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):488-489. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0196

Vitamin A for Children With Retinitis Pigmentosa: An Unresolved Mystery

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):496-497. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0658

Ophthalmoscopy and Telemedicine in Retinopathy of Prematurity

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):505-506. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0656

Value of Primary Data in Cost-effectiveness Analyses

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):532-533. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0653
Review

Overview of Systematic Reviews and Meta-analyses on Systemic Adverse Events Associated With Intravitreal Anti–Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Medication Use

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):557-566. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0002

This overview of systematic reviews and meta-analyses evaluates systemic adverse events associated with intravitreal anti-vascular endothelial growth factor medications used to treat neovascular age-related macular degeneration, diabetic macular edema, and retinal vein occlusion.

Prevalence and Causes of Visual Loss Among the Indigenous Peoples of the World: A Systematic Review

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):567-580. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0597

This systematic review examines the prevalence and causes of visual loss in the world’s indigenous populations.

JAMA Ophthalmology Clinical Challenge

Cataract, Vitritis, and Diffuse Hypofluorescent Retinal Dots on Fluorescein Angiography

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):581-582. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.4426

This case describes a man who presented with a corneal scar, iris defect and heterochromia, and a cataract 2 years after his cornea was scratched. What would you do?

Retinal Pigment Epithelium Tears in a 67-Year-Old Man

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):583-584. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.4445

A 67-year-old African American man with a history of hypertension and type 2 diabetes after kidney transplant presented with sudden-onset, painless vision loss in the right eye and several large pigment epithelial detachments with associated tears and scrolling of the retinal pigment epithelium on optical coherence tomography. What would you do next?

A Woman With Confusion and Blurred Vision

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):585-586. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.4592

A woman in her early 60s presented with bilateral progressive painless blurring of vision and choroidal lesions located at the midperiphery and posterior pole of the retina; 3 days after presentation, she developed acute binocular horizontal diplopia and disorientation. What would you do next?

Progressive Bilateral Scleral Pigmentation in a Patient With Ocular Hypertension

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):587-588. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.5148

A woman in her 60s presents with progressive bilateral scleral pigmentation. Her history includes narrow angles and ocular hypertension. What would you do next?

Conjunctival Hyperemia or Vasodilation and Central Corneal Ulcer in a Neonate

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):589-590. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.5159

An 11-day-old girl presented with conjunctival hyperemia or vasodilation of the right eye and a central corneal ulcer; 2 days later, the right eye developed a hypopyon, which worsened the following day. What would you do next?

Bilateral Corneal Deposits 1 Week After Starting Oral Prednisone Therapy

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):591-592. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.5316

A man in his 30s presented with bilateral blurry vision a week after starting prednisone therapy for a presumed seronegative spondyloarthropathy. What would you do next?

Research Letter

Ultra-Widefield Angiography With Oral Fluorescein in Pediatric Patients With Retinal Disease

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):593-594. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0462

This study explores ultra-widefield angiography with oral fluorescein for the diagnosis of retinal conditions in pediatric patients.

Ophthalmic Images

Unilateral Persistence of the Hyaloid Artery Causing Vitreopapillary and Vitreomacular Traction

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):e180221. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0221

This case report describes a man in his mid-20s with persistence of the hyaloid artery in the left eye, causing mild vitreopapillary and vitreomacular traction, with retinal striae along the nasal aspect of the macula.

Traumatic Optic Nerve Transection

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):e180490. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0490

This case report describes an 11-year-old boy who presented with loss of vision in the left eye following a motor vehicle crash.

Ocular Complications Following Cosmetic Filler Injection

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):e180716. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0716

A healthy 24-year-old woman received dermal calcium hydroxylapatite filler injection for nasal bridge augmentation.

Vitreopapillary Traction Detected by Optical Coherence Tomography

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):e180727. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0727

This case report describes a man in his 70s with an elevated right optic disc with mildly blurred margins, vessel obscuration, bilateral epiretinal membranes, and vitreopapillary traction.

Comment & Response

Mislabeled Ophthalmic Image

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):594-595. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0255

Avoid Compromises in the Current Opioid Crisis, Using Cautious but Confident Patient Care

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):595. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0627

Avoid Compromises in the Current Opioid Crisis, Using Cautious but Confident Patient Care—Reply

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):595-596. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0636

Anterior Chamber Chemotherapy in Retinoblastoma—Necessary but Not Sufficient for Aqueous Seeding Control

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):596-597. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0630

Potential of Aqueous Humor as a Surrogate Tumor Biopsy for Retinoblastoma

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):597-598. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0392

Anterior Chamber Chemotherapy in Retinoblastoma—Necessary But Not Sufficient for Aqueous Seeding Control—Reply

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):597. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0639

Potential of Aqueous Humor as a Surrogate Tumor Biopsy for Retinoblastoma—Reply

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):598. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0395

The Need for a Method of Evaluating Retinal Photograph Quality in Telemedicine Diabetic Retinal Screenings

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):599. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0878

The Need for a Method of Evaluating Retinal Photograph Quality in Telemedicine Diabetic Retinal Screenings—Reply

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):599-600. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0881

Studies Omitted From the US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendations for Child Vision Screening

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):600. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0624

Studies Omitted From the US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendations for Child Vision Screening—Reply

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):600-601. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0633
Correction

Error in Title of Ophthalmic Image

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):601. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0342

Error in Abstract and Tables

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):601. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0795

Errors in Abstract and Results Sections

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):601. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.1987
Peer Reviewers List

JAMA Ophthalmology Peer Reviewers in 2017

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):e176162. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.6162
JAMA Ophthalmology Masthead

JAMA Ophthalmology

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(5):463. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.3724
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