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August 2020, Vol 138, No. 8, Pages 815-921

Viewpoint

Striving for Parity in 2020—Raising Awareness and Effecting Change

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2020;138(8):817-818. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2020.2261

This Viewpoint examines sex disparities in ophthalmology.

Original Investigation

Association of Weight-Adjusted Caffeine and β-Blocker Use With Ophthalmology Fellow Performance During Simulated Vitreoretinal Microsurgery

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2020;138(8):819-825. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2020.1971

This cross-sectional study examines the association of weight-adjusted doses of caffeine alone, a β-blocker alone, or a β-blocker and caffeine combination with surgical performance of vitreoretinal ophthalmology fellows during simulated vitreoretinal microsurgery.

Vision-Related Functioning in Patients Undergoing Pneumatic Retinopexy vs Vitrectomy for Primary Rhegmatogenous Retinal Detachment: A Post Hoc Exploratory Analysis of the PIVOT Randomized Clinical Trial

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2020;138(8):826-833. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2020.2007

This post hoc analysis of a randomized clinical trial explores the differences in vision-related quality of life between those who received pneumatic retinopexy (PnR) and pars plana vitrectomy (PPV) following rhegmatogenous retinal detachment repair.

Evaluation of Month-24 Efficacy and Safety of Epimacular Brachytherapy for Previously Treated Neovascular Age-Related Macular Degeneration: The MERLOT Randomized Clinical Trial

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2020;138(8):835-842. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2020.2309

This randomized clinical trial describes the second-year results of the ophthalmological device trial of epimacular brachytherapy, a proposed second-line therapy for neovascular age-related macular degeneration.

Association Between Genotype and Phenotype in Consecutive Unrelated Individuals With Retinoblastoma

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2020;138(8):843-850. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2020.2100

This cohort study investigates the association between genotype and phenotype in individuals with retinoblastoma in France.

Association of Intravitreal Aflibercept With Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography Vessel Density in Patients With Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy: A Secondary Analysis of a Randomized Clinical Trial

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2020;138(8):851-857. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2020.2130

This post hoc analysis of a randomized clinical trial evaluates the association of intravitreal aflibercept with changes in macular vessel density using optical coherence tomography angiography in patients with proliferative diabetic retinopathy without diabetic macular edema.

Association of Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography Metrics With Detection of Impaired Macular Microvasculature and Decreased Vision in Amblyopic Eyes: The Hong Kong Children Eye Study

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2020;138(8):858-865. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2020.2220

This case-control study assesses changes in quantitative optical coherence tomography angiography metrics in amblyopic eyes and explores their association with visual acuity in Chinese children.

Association of the Indoor Environment With Dry Eye Metrics

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2020;138(8):867-874. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2020.2237

This cross-sectional study assesses the association between the indoor environment and the symptoms and signs of dry eye in a sample of US veterans.

Evaluation of Racial, Ethnic, and Socioeconomic Associations With Treatment and Survival in Uveal Melanoma, 2004-2014

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2020;138(8):876-884. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2020.2254

This cohort study evaluates the association of race, ethnicity, and socioeconomic status with treatment and survival in patients with uveal melanoma.

Five-Year Incidence of Myopic Maculopathy in a General Japanese Population: The Hisayama Study

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2020;138(8):887-893. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2020.2211

This study estimates the incidence of myopic maculopathy and its risk factors in Hisayama in southwestern Japan.

Disease Course in Patients With Pentosan Polysulfate Sodium–Associated Maculopathy After Drug Cessation

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2020;138(8):894-900. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2020.2349

This case series evaluates the disease course in pentosan polysulfate sodium–associated maculopathy after drug cessation.

Brief Report

Reporting of Race and Ethnicity in the Ophthalmology Literature in 2019

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2020;138(8):903-906. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2020.2107

This cross-sectional study examines the frequency and use of racial and ethnic data in the ophthalmology literature in 2019.

Psychological and Ocular Surface State of Ophthalmologists and Ophthalmic Nurses Working With Patients With Coronavirus Disease 2019

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2020;138(8):907-910. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2020.2289

This survey study analyzes the mental state and ocular surface state of ophthalmologists and ophthalmic nurses during the coronavirus disease 2019 outbreak in Wuhan, China, and Jiangxi, China.

Invited Commentary

Vision-Related Function Following Retinal Detachment Repair—Looking Beyond the Letter Chart

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2020;138(8):833-834. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2020.2023

Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography as an Important Diagnostic Tool for Amblyopia

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2020;138(8):865-866. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2020.2219

Learning About and Addressing the Indoor Environment and Dry Eye: The Time Is Ripe

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2020;138(8):874-875. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2020.2236

The Unleveled Field of Intraocular Malignancies

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2020;138(8):884-886. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2020.2249

Pentosan Polysulfate Maculopathy—Prescribers Should Be Aware

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2020;138(8):900-902. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2020.2364
JAMA Ophthalmology Clinical Challenge

Bilateral Central Scotoma in a Middle-aged Man

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2020;138(8):911-912. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2020.0753

A 43-year-old man develops acute bilateral central scotoma following illness with fever, headache, and myalgia. What would you do next?

Asymptomatic Papilledema in a 64-Year-Old Man

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2020;138(8):913-914. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2020.0875

A 64-year-old man presented with bilateral optic nerve head edema. Magnetic resonance imaging demonstrated signs of increased intracranial pressure, and dilated ophthalmoscopic examination revealed severe optic nerve edema bilaterally with normal-appearing macula and retinal vasculature. What would you do next?

Severe Vision Loss in a Man With Heavy Tobacco and Alcohol Consumption

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2020;138(8):915-916. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2020.0900

A 44-year-old man presents with a 4-month history of gradual vision loss in both eyes and a history of hypertension, anxiety, posttraumatic stress disorder, and substantial cigarette and alcohol use. What would you do next?

A Patient With Glaucoma With Corneal Edema

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2020;138(8):917-918. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2020.1023

A white man in his 60s with open-angle glaucoma presented with a 1-month history of pain and irritation in the right eye. What would you do next?

Observation

Quantitative Autofluorescence Following Gene Therapy With Voretigene Neparvovec

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2020;138(8):919-921. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2020.2018

This case report details the 6-year follow-up of a patient treated with voretigene neparvovec gene therapy.

Ophthalmic Images

Choroidal Deposits in a Patient With Mucopolysaccharidoses Type 1

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2020;138(8):e194435. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.4435

This case report describes nonprogressing choroidal deposits and corneal clouding in a girl with mucopolysaccharidoses type 1 with a Hurler-Scheie phenotype.

Papillorenal Syndrome With Macular Retinoschisis and Subretinal Fluid

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2020;138(8):e194774. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.4774

This case report describes ophthalmologic outcomes of papillorenal syndrome in a boy with kidney hypoplasia and chronic kidney failure.

Periocular Necrobiotic Xanthogranuloma—A Case of Unseen Eyes

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2020;138(8):e194778. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.4778

This case report describes a middle-aged woman with an inability to open her eyes as a result of necrobiotic xanthogranuloma.

Retinal Telangiectasias Associated With Myelinated Nerve Fibers

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2020;138(8):e194829. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.4829

This case report describes a man with sectorial myelinated fibers with associated multiple retinal vascular telangiectasias and retinoschisis in his right eye.

JAMA Ophthalmology Masthead

JAMA Ophthalmology

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JAMA Ophthalmol. 2020;138(8):815. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2019.3867
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