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We thank Dr Forooghian for his correspondence in regard to our recent article, “Consensus on the Diagnosis and Management of Nonparaneoplastic Autoimmune Retinopathy Using a Modified Delphi Approach.” We agree…

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The Prevalence of Hydroxychloroquine Retinopathy and Toxic Dosing, and the Role of the Ophthalmologist in Reducing Both

Jan 5, 2017 by in OPHTHALMOLOGY Comments Off on The Prevalence of Hydroxychloroquine Retinopathy and Toxic Dosing, and the Role of the Ophthalmologist in Reducing Both

The recent editorial by Browning brings welcome attention to the ophthalmologist’s role in screening for hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) toxicity and the need for careful dosing. However, we are concerned that it…

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Drs Melles and Marmor claim that hydroxychloroquine is stored in fat and that actual body weight should be used to calculate maximal safe dosing in patients. In so doing, they…

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We thank Knutsson and associates for their interest in our work. In their letter they remark that “the authors [we] imply that in the techniques described by Ghanem and associates…

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Primary Congenital Glaucoma Versus Glaucoma Following Congenital Cataract Surgery: Comparative Clinical Features and Long-term Outcomes

Jan 5, 2017 by in OPHTHALMOLOGY Comments Off on Primary Congenital Glaucoma Versus Glaucoma Following Congenital Cataract Surgery: Comparative Clinical Features and Long-term Outcomes

Purpose To report and compare visual and glaucoma outcomes in primary congenital glaucoma (PCG) vs glaucoma following congenital cataract surgery (GFCS). Design Retrospective, observational, comparative case series. Methods Setting :…

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Outcomes of Air Injection Within 2 mm Inside a Deep Trephination for Deep Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty in Eyes With Keratoconus

Jan 5, 2017 by in OPHTHALMOLOGY Comments Off on Outcomes of Air Injection Within 2 mm Inside a Deep Trephination for Deep Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty in Eyes With Keratoconus

We would like to congratulate Busin and associates for their attempt at standardizing deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty in their work titled “Outcomes of Air Injection Within 2 mm Inside a Deep…

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Automated Measurement of Visual Acuity in Pediatric Ophthalmic Patients Using Principles of Game Design and Tablet Computers

Jan 5, 2017 by in OPHTHALMOLOGY Comments Off on Automated Measurement of Visual Acuity in Pediatric Ophthalmic Patients Using Principles of Game Design and Tablet Computers

Purpose To report on the utility of a computer tablet–based method for automated testing of visual acuity in children based on the principles of game design. We describe the testing…

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Panretinal Photocoagulation Versus Ranibizumab for Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy: Patient-Centered Outcomes From a Randomized Clinical Trial

Jan 5, 2017 by in OPHTHALMOLOGY Comments Off on Panretinal Photocoagulation Versus Ranibizumab for Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy: Patient-Centered Outcomes From a Randomized Clinical Trial

Purpose To compare patient-centered outcomes in patients with proliferative diabetic retinopathy (PDR) treated with ranibizumab vs panretinal photocoagulation (PRP). Design Randomized clinical trial. Methods Setting : Multicenter (55 U.S. sites). Patient…

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