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May 2019, Vol 137, No. 5, Pages 475-587

In This Issue of JAMA Ophthalmology

Highlights

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):475. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.4768
Viewpoint

Beyond Mechanical Trauma—Why the Cornea May Decompensate After Glaucoma Surgery

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):479-480. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.0173

This Viewpoint summarizes recent findings on and basic pathophysiology of corneal edema.

Editorial

JAMA Ophthalmology—The Year in Review, 2018: Embrace the Change, Maintain the Core

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):481-482. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.0160
Original Investigation

Association of Intravitreal Anti–Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Therapy With Risk of Stroke, Myocardial Infarction, and Death in Patients With Exudative Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):483-490. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.6891

This cohort study examines the incidence of myocardial infarction, stroke, and death in patients with exudative age-related macular degeneration receiving intravitreal anti–vascular endothelial growth factor injections compared with control individuals who did not receive the injections.

Evaluation of an Algorithm for Identifying Ocular Conditions in Electronic Health Record Data

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):491-497. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.7051

This study evaluates a new method for detecting the presence of an ocular phenotype of interest using structured and unstructured data in electronic health records.

Self-perception in Children Aged 3 to 7 Years With Amblyopia and Its Association With Deficits in Vision and Fine Motor Skills

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):499-506. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.7075

This cross-sectional study examines whether amblyopia is associated with altered self-perception in children aged 3 to 7 years and assesses whether any differences in self-perception are associated with deficits in vision and fine motor skills.

Association of Low Birth Weight With Altered Corneal Geometry and Axial Length in Adulthood in the German Gutenberg Health Study

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):507-514. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.7121

This population-based cohort study evaluates whether low birth weight is associated with anterior segment anatomy and axial length in adulthood among participants in the Gutenberg Health Study.

Association of CD11b+ Monocytes and Anti–Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Injections in Treatment of Neovascular Age-Related Macular Degeneration and Polypoidal Choroidal Vasculopathy

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):515-522. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.0010

This cohort study investigates whether the proportion of CD11b+ circulating monocytes is associated with the number of anti–vascular endothelial growth factor injections given among patients with neovascular age-related macular degeneration or polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy.

Association of Mandatory Disclosure Policies and Laws With Physician-Industry Financial Relationships

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):523-530. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.0085

This cross-sectional study compares data on financial disclosures from attendees of the American Academy of Ophthalmology’s Annual Meeting from 2008 to 2015 to assess changes after implementation of new laws.

Association Between Dry Eye Disease and Migraine Headaches in a Large Population-Based Study

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):532-536. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.0170

This population-based case-control study assesses the strength of an association between dry eye disease and migraine headaches among patients treated in health care facilities affiliated with a university health system.

Validation Study of the AJCC Cancer Staging Manual, Eighth Edition, Staging System for Eyelid and Periocular Squamous Cell Carcinoma

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):537-542. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.0238

This cohort study analyzes the association of tumor category in AJCC Cancer Staging Manual, eighth edition, with local recurrence, nodal metastasis, distant metastasis, and disease-specific survival for eyelid and periocular squamous cell carcinoma.

Association of Dietary and Supplementary Calcium Intake With Age-Related Macular Degeneration: Age-Related Eye Disease Study Report 39

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):543-550. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.0292

This secondary analysis of data from the Age-Related Eye Disease Study (AREDS) examines the association of dietary and supplementary calcium intake with age-related macular degeneration onset.

Assessment of Consistency Between Peer-Reviewed Publications and Clinical Trial Registries

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):552-556. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.0312

This cross-sectional study assesses whether inconsistencies in reported data exist between the ophthalmologic literature and clinical trial registries.

Brief Report

Myocilin Mutations in Patients With Normal-Tension Glaucoma

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):559-563. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.0005

This case-control study evaluates the association of the GLN368Ter mutation in the myocilin gene with glaucoma in patients with normal-tension glaucoma in the United States and England.

Outcomes Associated With Sustained-Release Intraocular Fluocinolone Implants in a Case of Melanoma-Associated Retinopathy Treated Without Systemic Immunosuppression

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):564-567. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.0284

This case study discusses a patient who experienced relief from melanoma-associated retinopathy through the use of intravitreal long-acting steroid implants.

Association of Ledipasvir-Sofosbuvir Treatment With Uveitis in Patients Treated for Hepatitis C

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):568-570. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.0374

This case series reports findings of posterior-predominant uveitis in 6 patients who were treated with ledipasvir-sofosbuvir for hepatitis C.

Invited Commentary

Data Analytics and Machine Learning for Disease Identification in Electronic Health Records

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):497-498. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.7055

Disclosure as Only a Single Piece of the Puzzle

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):530-531. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.0090

The Question of Prescribing Calcium Supplements to Patients at High Risk of Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):550-551. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.0291

Registered and Published Outcomes of Randomized Clinical Trials in Ophthalmology

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):557-558. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.0311
JAMA Ophthalmology Clinical Challenge

A Young Girl With Bilateral Atypical Epiretinal Membranes

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):571-572. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.7176

An 8-year-old girl with a history of bilateral lateral rectus muscle recession for exotropia presented with preretinal lesions in the maculas of both eyes. What would you do next?

Conjunctival Lesion in an Elderly Woman

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):573-574. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.7180

An elderly woman with ptosis and blurred vision has a history of cataract surgery and cancer. What would you do next?

A Middle-aged Man With Alcoholism and a Nonhealing Corneal Ulcer

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):575-576. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.0115

A 53-year-old male patient presents with a nonhealing corneal ulcer that does not respond to first-line treatment. What would you do next?

Bilateral Papilledema and Partially Empty Sella in a Woman in Her 30s

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):577-578. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.6948

A woman in her 30s presents with bilateral papilledema and visual loss and eventual blindness in the right eye. What would you do next?

Bilateral Blurry Vision in a Human Leukocyte Antigen B27–Positive Man

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):579-580. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.6794

A 43-year-old healthy human leukocyte antigen B27–positive man presents with progressively worsening blurry vision in both of his eyes. What would you do next?

Observation

Association of Crystalline Retinopathy With Anastrozole

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):581-582. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.0064

This case report describes a 69-year-old woman with a history of hypertension and breast cancer who presented with blurry vision in both eyes.

Comment & Response

Clarifications to Consider Regarding Multiple-Choice Answer Form Completion Time in Children With Amblyopia and Strabismus

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):582-583. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.0133

Clarifications to Consider Regarding Multiple-Choice Answer Form Completion Time in Children With Amblyopia and Strabismus—Reply

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):583. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.0136

Implications of Birdshot-Like Uveitis on the Pathogenesis of Birdshot Chorioretinopathy

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):583-584. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.0214

Implications of Birdshot-Like Uveitis on the Pathogenesis of Birdshot Chorioretinopathy—Reply

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):584-585. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.0220

Association of Cataract Surgery With Driving Safety and Falls

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):585. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.0379

Association of Cataract Surgery With Driving Safety and Falls—Reply

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):585-586. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.0396

Brain Upward Shift and Spaceflight-Associated Neuro-Ocular Syndrome

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):586. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.0217

Brain Upward Shift and Spaceflight-Associated Neuro-Ocular Syndrome—Reply

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):586-587. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.0223
Correction

Error in Byline

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):587. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.1191
Peer Reviewers List

JAMA Ophthalmology Peer Reviewers in 2018

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):e190150. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.0150
Ophthalmic Images

The Missing Mesenchyme Captured—Axenfeld-Rieger Anomaly

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):e184507. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.4507

This case report describes a person with Axenfeld-Rieger, a form of iridocorneal dysgenesis in which iris hypoplasia is restricted to the stroma because of an arrested migration of the periocular mesenchyme.

Double Gutter in Central Serous Chorioretinopathy

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):e184719. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.4719

This case report describes a 71-year-old man with hypertension, diabetes, myocardial infarction, and thyroid cancer who was followed up for decades for bilateral, recurrent, multifocal central serous chorioretinopathy.

Iris Metastasis

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):e185029. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.5029

This case report describes a 54-year-old man with blurred vision in his left eye and a fan-shaped mass on the inferior iris surface.

A Lava Lake on Multicolor Imaging of Bilateral Diffuse Uveal Melanocytic Proliferation

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):e185065. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.5065

This article presents a case of a 42-year-old woman with sudden blurring of vision in her right eye and unsual fundus autofluorescence and fluorescein angiographic testing results.

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2019;137(5):477. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2018.4769
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