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June 2018, Vol 136, No. 6, Pages 607-713

In This Issue of JAMA Ophthalmology

Highlights

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(6):607. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.3728
Viewpoint

Improving Reporting Quality in Ophthalmologic Observational Studies That Use Big Data: The Case of Retinal Detachment Associated With Fluoroquinolone Use

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(6):611-612. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0987

This Viewpoint reviews observational studies of retinal detachment associated with the use of fluoroquinolones and discusses how reporting standards can help increase research quality in this and other topics.

Original Investigation

Association of T and B Cells Infiltrating Orbital Tissues With Clinical Features of Graves Orbitopathy

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(6):613-619. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0806

This cohort study examines the immunohistochemical phenotype of orbital lymphocytes and clinical features in patients with Graves orbitopathy.

Comparison of Access to Eye Care Appointments Between Patients With Medicaid and Those With Private Health Care Insurance

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(6):622-629. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0813

This cohort study compares the rates of obtaining eye care appointments and appointment wait times for patients with Medicaid vs those with private insurance.

Rate of Unverifiable Publications Among Ophthalmology Residency Applicants Invited to Interview

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(6):630-635. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0846

This cross-sectional study assesses the rate of unverifiable publications claimed by applicants to a US academic ophthalmology residency program.

Vision-Targeted Health-Related Quality of Life in Adult Survivors of Retinoblastoma

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(6):637-641. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.1082

This cohort study examines vision-targeted health-related quality of life as reported on the 25-item National Eye Institute Visual Field Questionnaire for overall and specific scale scores among adult survivors of retinoblastoma.

Association of Mentor-to-Program Contact and Applicant Rank Disclosure With Vitreoretinal Fellowship Applicant's Final Match Outcome in 2016 and 2017

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(6):642-647. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.1107

This cross-sectional study examines vitreoretinal fellowship matches and the association of mentor-to-program communication and applicant disclosure of number 1 ranking with the probability of matching number 1.

Accuracy and Reliability of Eye-Based vs Quadrant-Based Diagnosis of Plus Disease in Retinopathy of Prematurity

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(6):648-655. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.1195

This multicenter cohort study compares eye-based vs quadrant-based diagnosis of plus disease in infants with retinopathy of prematurity and provides insight for ophthalmologists about the diagnostic process.

Vision Preference Value Scale and Patient Preferences in Choosing Therapy for Symptomatic Vitreomacular Interface Abnormality

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(6):658-664. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.1272

This cross-sectional questionnaire study determines preference values that individuals with vitreomacular interface abnormalities assign to their visual state and preferences of potential treatments.

Efficacy and Safety of Lampalizumab for Geographic Atrophy Due to Age-Related Macular Degeneration: Chroma and Spectri Phase 3 Randomized Clinical Trials

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(6):666-677. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.1544

Two randomized clinical trials assess the safety and efficacy of lampalizumab intravitreal injection vs sham procedure in the treatment of enlargement of geographic atrophy secondary to age-related macular degeneration in older adults.

Brief Report

Effects of Milk vs Dark Chocolate Consumption on Visual Acuity and Contrast Sensitivity Within 2 Hours: A Randomized Clinical Trial

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(6):678-681. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0978

This randomized clinical trial compares the short-term effects of dark and milk chocolate consumption on visual acuity and contrast sensitivity among adults without eye disease.

Association of Single-Nucleotide Polymorphisms in Age-Related Macular Degeneration With Pseudodrusen: Secondary Analysis of Data From the Comparison of AMD Treatments Trials

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(6):682-688. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.1231

This post hoc analysis of the Comparison of AMD Treatment Trials determines the association of single-nucleotide polymorphisms in the CFH, ARMS2, HTRA1, C2, C3, LIPC, and CFB genes with the presence of pseudodrusen and pseudodrusen subtypes.

Multimodal Imaging and Spatial Analysis of Ebola Retinal Lesions in 14 Survivors of Ebola Virus Disease

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(6):689-693. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.1248

This case series study of 14 survivors of Ebola virus disease assesses the potential pathogenesis of Ebola retinal lesions using multimodal imaging and spatial analysis.

Resident Wellness in US Ophthalmic Graduate Medical Education: The Resident Perspective

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(6):695-701. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.1383

This survey study reports on residents’ views of wellness initiatives in ophthalmic graduate medical education and identifies potential strategies for promoting resident wellness.

Invited Commentary

Lymphocyte Expression in Graves Orbitopathy

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(6):620-621. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.1240

Unverifiable Publications on Residency Applications

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(6):635-636. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0853

Plus Disease in Retinopathy of Prematurity—Investigating Its Definition

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(6):655-657. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0543

What Is the Value of Preference Values for Patient-Centered Eye Care?

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(6):664-665. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.1537

The Ophthalmic Sequelae of Ebola

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(6):693-694. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.1237
JAMA Ophthalmology Clinical Challenge

Visual Disturbance in a Middle-aged Woman With Non–Small Cell Lung Cancer

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(6):702-703. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.5776

A middle-aged woman with non–small cell lung cancer presents with peripheral visual field loss in her left eye and a 4-mm metastatic lesion in her right temporal lobe. What would you do next?

Uveal Mass, Uveitis, and Diffuse Rash in a Woman in Her 50s

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(6):704-705. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.5560

A woman in her early 50s presents with a 3-week history of pain and photophobia in her right eye and a 3-month history of a bilateral, erythematous, purpuric macular rash originating on her lower extremities and spreading to her abdomen and chest; an ocular examination reveals a singular, smooth, yellow-gray mass in the anterior chamber angle. What would you do next?

Bilateral Cicatrizing Conjunctivitis in a Middle-aged Man

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(6):706-707. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.5490

A 53-year-old man with multiorgan sarcoid presented with chronic ocular irritation and bilateral trichiasis of the lower eyelids with scarring of the inferior fornices and symplepharon, but no evidence of intraocular involvement of sarcoid. What would you do next?

Retinal Deposits in a Young Woman

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(6):708-709. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.5208

An African American woman in her 20s presented with homogenous white flecks bilaterally throughout the superficial retina; optical coherence tomography showed them to be mainly preretinal, with intraretinal deposits in the ganglion cell layer, more prominent around the fovea. What would you do next?

Rapidly Growing Eyelid Mass in an Elderly Man

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(6):710-711. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.5480

A man in his 90s presented with a rapidly growing left upper eyelid lesion and pleomorphic, basophilic cells with staining positive for cytokeratin 20 and cytoplasmic synaptophysin. What would you do next?

A Young Patient With Floaters

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(6):712-713. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.5485

A 26-year-old man presented to the emergency department with blurry vision and new floaters in his right eye, which began while he was performing yard work. What would you do next?

Correction

Error in Author Affiliation

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(6):612. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.2332
Ophthalmic Images

Pseudohypopyon in Adult-Onset Foveomacular Vitelliform Dystrophy

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(6):e180760. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0760

This case report describes a man in his late 40s with poor vision in the left eye from a remote, traumatic retinal detachment who presented with gradual decreased vision in the right eye.

Ophthalmic Artery Occlusion After Cosmetic Facial Filler Injections

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(6):e180764. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0764

This case report describes a loss of vision in a woman after use of hyaluronic acid filler injections.

Bilateral Crystalline Lens Subluxation in a Child With Marfan Syndrome

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(6):e180928. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0928

This case report describes bilateral crystalline lens subluxation in a young boy with Marfan syndrome.

Clinicopathological Correlation of Choroidal Invasion in Retinoblastoma

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(6):e180940. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.0940

This case report describes a 6-year-old girl with bilateral retinoblastoma and choroidal invasion.

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2018;136(6):609. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2017.3729
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