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October 2019, Vol 137, No. 10, Pages 1099-1211

In This Issue of JAMA Ophthalmology

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(10):1099. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.4793
Original Investigation

Efficacy of Phacoemulsification Alone vs Phacoemulsification With Goniosynechialysis in Patients With Primary Angle-Closure Disease: A Randomized Clinical Trial

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(10):1107-1113. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.2493

This randomized clinical trial compares the intraocular pressure outcome after 1 year in patients with synechial primary angle-closure disease and cataract who underwent phacoemulsification combined with goniosynechialysis compared with phacoemulsification without goniosynechialysis.

Cost-effectiveness of Voretigene Neparvovec-rzyl vs Standard Care for RPE65-Mediated Inherited Retinal Disease

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(10):1115-1123. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.2512

This economic analysis evaluates the incremental cost-effectiveness ratio for use of voretigene neparvovec-rzyl vs standard care in patients with RPE65-mediated inherited retinal disease.

Longitudinal Changes in the Peripapillary Retinal Nerve Fiber Layer Thickness of Patients With Type 2 Diabetes

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(10):1125-1132. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.2537

This study investigates longitudinal changes in the peripapillary retinal nerve fiber layer in patients with type 2 diabetes and with or without diabetic retinopathy.

Progression of Stargardt Disease as Determined by Fundus Autofluorescence Over a 12-Month Period: ProgStar Report No. 11

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(10):1134-1145. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.2885

This cohort study estimates the progression rate of atrophic lesions over a 12-month period in the eyes of individuals with Stargardt disease.

Comparison of Pedestrian Detection With and Without Yellow-Lens Glasses During Simulated Night Driving With and Without Headlight Glare

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(10):1147-1153. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.2893

This cohort study examines the use of yellow-lens glasses for detection of pedestrians during night driving by younger and older individuals.

Quantification of the Cost and Potential Environmental Effects of Unused Pharmaceutical Products in Cataract Surgery

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(10):1156-1163. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.2901

This qualitative evaluation investigates the financial and environmental costs of unused pharmaceutical products after phacoemulsification surgery among US surgical sites.

Acute Retinopathy in Pseudoxanthoma Elasticum

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(10):1165-1173. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.2910

This case series describes the characteristics of acute retinopathy and fundus changes among patients with pseudoxanthoma elasticum.

Association of Giant Cell Arteritis With Race

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(10):1175-1179. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.2919

This cohort study examines the incidence of biopsy-proven giant cell arteritis in a tertiary care center–based population with a sizeable proportion of black patients.

Diagnostic Accuracy of Community-Based Diabetic Retinopathy Screening With an Offline Artificial Intelligence System on a Smartphone

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(10):1182-1188. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.2923

This cross-sectional study compares the diagnostic accuracy of a smartphone-based artificial intelligence system vs ophthalmologist judgement in patients with referable diabetic retinopathy or any diabetic retinopathy in Mumbai, India.

Brief Report

Association of a Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma Genetic Risk Score With Earlier Age at Diagnosis

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(10):1190-1194. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.3109

This cross-sectional study investigates if a genetic risk score that comprised 12 primary open-angle glaucoma genetic risk variants is associated with age at disease diagnosis.

Association of Genetics and B Vitamin Status With the Magnitude of Optic Disc Edema During 30-Day Strict Head-Down Tilt Bed Rest

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(10):1195-1200. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.3124

This observational study examines whether peripapillary retinal thickness measures obtained during head-down tilted bed rest with carbon dioxide, 0.5%, exposure are associated with B vitamin status and single-nucleotide polymorphisms involved in 1-carbon metabolism pathways.

Invited Commentary

Surgical Management of Primary Angle-Closure Disease—Why Less Is More

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(10):1113-1114. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.2503

Cost-effectiveness of Voretigene Neparvovec-rzyl Therapy

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(10):1123-1124. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.2517

Diabetic Retinal Neurodegeneration—Should We Redefine Retinopathy From Diabetes?

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(10):1132-1133. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.2536

Toward a Treatment Trial for Stargardt Disease: Putting Out the Fire

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(10):1145-1146. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.2930

Why Don’t Yellow Night Vision Glasses Work?

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(10):1154-1155. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.2907

Challenging Considerations Regarding Waste and Potential Environmental Effects in Cataract Surgery

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(10):1163-1164. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.2936

Potentially Novel Acute Retinopathy Similar to Multiple Evanescent White Dot Syndrome in Patients With Pseudoxanthoma Elasticum

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(10):1173-1174. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.2884

Giant Cell Arteritis in Black Patients: Do We Know How Rare It Is?

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(10):1180-1181. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.2933

Smartphone-Based, Artificial Intelligence–Enabled Diabetic Retinopathy Screening

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(10):1188-1189. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.2883
JAMA Ophthalmology Clinical Challenge

Interface Haze After Descemet Stripping Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(10):1201-1202. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.2745

A 79-year-old woman presented to the eye emergency department with right eye pain and photophobia after Descemet stripping automated endothelial keratoplasty. What would you do next?

An 81-Year-Old Man With Multifocal Choroidal Lesions

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(10):1203-1204. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.3054

An 81-year-old man presents with a gradual decline in his vision bilaterally over 2 years and a chronic cough. What would you do next?

Acute Onset of Blurry Vision in a Young Man

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(10):1205-1206. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.3058

A 25-year-old man presented to the emergency department with rapidly decreased visual acuity and exceptionally high intraocular pressure in both eyes. What would you do next?

Uncovered Undulations

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(10):1207-1208. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.3090

A 53-year-old man presents with a bulging left eye, several eyeglass prescription changes in the left eye over the past 2 years, and frequent ipsilateral tearing. What would you do next?

Ophthalmic Images

Isolated Scleral Dehiscence After Repeated Intravitreal Aflibercept Injections

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(10):e185935. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.5935

This case report describes an elderly man with neovascular age-related macular degeneration with a new spot on his eye.

Regression of Axoplasmic Stasis After Pars Plana Vitrectomy With Epiretinal Membrane Peeling

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(10):e185991. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.5991

This case report describes an incidental finding of retinal whitening along the inferotemporal vascular arcade.

Bilateral Choroidal Osteoma of Childhood

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(10):e185998. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.5998

A healthy 7-year-old boy was referred for bilateral white-colored papillomacular lesions and was diagnosed as having choroidal osteoma.

Thyroid Glandular Epithelial Choristoma of the Iris

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(10):e186228. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.6228

This case report describes a peripapillary yellow-white iris lesion with multiple overlying cystoid abnormalities and intrinsic vessels and glandular tissue with follicles containing colloid, fibrosis, and calcification.

Angioid Streaks and Other Retinopathy in Pseudoxanthoma Elasticum

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(10):e193129. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.3129

This case report describes a peau d'orange pattern of diffuse mottling of the outer retina demonstrating dark spots on a normal-appearing fundus, angioid streaks, peripapillary comet lesions, and a peripheral comet rain in both eyes.

Comment & Response

Considering Same-Day Access vs Emergency Department Ophthalmic Visits in Ophthalmology Trainee Education

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(10):1210. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.2939

Considering Same-Day Access vs Emergency Department Ophthalmic Visits in Ophthalmology Trainee Education—Reply

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(10):1210-1211. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.2942
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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(10):1211. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.3583
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