Quarter 4 Article List

For the 2017 pilot year, Quarterly Questions participants should select five journal articles from the list below and be prepared to answer two questions about each selection during Quarter 4. To register your selections, log into your Diplomate Status Page in the top right-hand corner of this screen and click the Quarterly Questions Article Selection link.

Ophthalmology articles:

  • Price MO, Calhoun P, Kollman C, et al. Descemet Stripping Endothelial Keratoplasty: Ten-Year Endothelial Cell Loss Compared with Penetrating Keratoplasty. Ophthalmology. 2016 Jul;123(7):1421-7. Epub 2016 Apr 20. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ophtha.2016.03.011
  • Herrinton LJ, Shorstein NH, Paschal JF, et al. Comparative Effectiveness of Antibiotic Prophylaxis in Cataract Surgery. Ophthalmology. 2016 Feb;123(2):287-94. Epub 2015 Oct 1. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ophtha.2015.08.039
  • Kwon M, Huisingh C, Rhodes LA, et al. Association between Glaucoma and At-fault Motor Vehicle Collision Involvement among Older Drivers: A Population-based Study. Ophthalmology. 2016 Jan;123(1):109-16. Epub 2015 Oct 14. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ophtha.2015.08.043
  • Callizo J, Feltgen N, Pantenburg S, et al. Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Central Retinal Artery Occlusion: Results of a Prospective and Standardized Medical Examination. Ophthalmology. 2015 Sep;122(9):1881-8. Epub 2015 Jul 21. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ophtha.2015.05.044
  • Marmor MF, Kellner U, Lai TY, et al. Recommendations on Screening for Chloroquine and Hydroxychloroquine Retinopathy (2016 Revision). Ophthalmology. 2016 Jun;123(6):1386-94. Epub 2016 Mar 16. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ophtha.2016.01.058
  • Maguire MG, Martin DF, Ying GS, et al. Five-Year Outcomes with Anti-Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Treatment of Neovascular Age-Related Macular Degeneration: The Comparison of Age-Related Macular Degeneration Treatments Trials. Ophthalmology. 2016 Aug;123(8):1751-61. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ophtha.2016.03.045 

JAMA Ophthalmology articles:

  • Ashbell PA, Sanfilippo CM, Pillar CM, et al. Antibiotic Resistance Among Ocular Pathogens in the United States: Five-Year Results From the Antibiotic Resistance Monitoring in Ocular Microorganisms (ARMOR) Surveillance Study. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015 Dec;133(12):1445-54. https://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2015.3888
  • de Paula Freitas B, de Oliveira Dias JR, Prazeres J, et al. Ocular Findings in Infants With Microcephaly Associated With Presumed Zika Virus Congenital Infection in Salvador, Brazil. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2016;134(5):529-535. https://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2016.0267 
  • Gracitelli CP, Abe RY, Tatham AJ, et al. Association Between Progressive Retinal Nerve Fiber Layer Loss and Longitudinal Change in Quality of Life in Glaucoma. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015 Apr;133(4):384-90. https://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.5319
  • Owsley C, McGwin G Jr, Lee DJ, et al. Diabetes Eye Screening in Urban Settings Serving Minority Populations: Detection of Diabetic Retinopathy and Other Ocular Findings Using Telemedicine. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2015 Feb;133(2):174-81. https://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.4652

American Journal of Ophthalmology articles: 

  • Kempen JH, Van Natta ML, Altaweel MM, et al. Factors Predicting Visual Acuity Outcome in Intermediate, Posterior, and Panuveitis: The Multicenter Uveitis Steroid Treatment (MUST) Trial.Am J Ophthalmol.2015 Dec;160(6):1133-1141.e9. Epub 2015 Sep 18. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajo.2015.09.017
  • Kashkouli MB, Zolfaghari R, Es'haghi A, et al. Tear Film, Lacrimal Drainage System, and Eyelid Findings in Subjects With Anophthalmic Socket Discharge. Am J Ophthalmol. 2016 May;165:33-8. Epub 2016 Feb 28. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajo.2016.02.016
  • O'Brart DP, Patel P, Lascaratos G, et al. Corneal Cross-linking to Halt the Progression of Keratoconus and Corneal Ectasia: Seven-Year Follow-up. Am J Ophthalmol. 2015 Dec;160(6):1154-63. Epub 2015 Aug 22. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajo.2015.08.023
  • Coleman AL. How Big Data Informs Us About Cataract Surgery: The LXXII Edward Jackson Memorial Lecture. Am J Ophthalmol. 2015 Dec;160(6):1091-1103.e3. Epub 2015 Oct 21. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajo.2015.09.028
  • Bressler SB, Glassman AR, Almukhtar T, et al. Five-Year Outcomes of Ranibizumab With Prompt or Deferred Laser Versus Laser or Triamcinolone Plus Deferred Ranibizumab for Diabetic Macular Edema. Am J Ophthalmol. 2016 Apr;164:57-68. Epub 2016 Jan 21. https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajo.2015.12.025