2019 - Volume CXVII (v.117)

The American Ophthalmological Society 2019
Theses - Published in the American Journal of Ophthalmology (since 2018):

Regenerative Surgery of the Corneal Stroma for Advanced Keratoconus: 1-Year Outcomes
Jorge L. Alió, MD, PhD, Jorge L. Alió Del Barrio, Mona El Zarif, Albert Azaar, Nehman Makdissy, Charbel Khalil, Walid Harb, Ibrahim El Achkar, Ziad Abdul Jawad, María P. De Miguel

Preoperative Bevacizumab for Tractional Retinal Detachment in Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy: A Prospective Randomized Clinical Trial
J. Fernando Arevalo, MD, PhD, FACS, Andres F. Lasave, Igor Kozak, Saba Al Rashaed, Eman Al Kahtani, Mauricio Maia, Michel E. Farah, Caroline Cutolo, Miguel Brito, Claudia Osorio, Patricia Navarro, Lihteh Wu, María H. Berrocal, Virgilio Morales-Canton, Martin A. Serrano, Federico Graue-Wiechers, Nelson Alexandre Sabrosa, Arturo A. Alezzandrini, Roberto Gallego-Pinazo for the  Pan-American Collaborative Retina Study (PACORES) Group

Influence of Age, Sex, and Generation on Physician Payments and Clinical Activity in Ontario, Canada: An Age-Period-Cohort Analysis
Yvonne M. Buys, MD, FRCSC, Mayilee Canizares, Tina Felfeli, Yaping Jin

Depression, Anxiety, and Stress in Parents of Patients With Retinoblastoma
Mary Louise Z. Collins, MD, Jana Bregman, Jennifer S. Ford, Carol L. Shields

Indications for Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy of Posterior Segment Intraocular Tumors
Zélia Maria Corrêaa, MD, PhD, James Jay Augsburger

Improved Macular Capillary Flow on Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography After Panretinal Photocoagulation for Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy
Amani A. Fawzi, MD, Alaa E. Fayed, Robert A. Linsenmeier, Jing Gao, Fei Yu

The Role of FGF9 in the Production of Neural Retina and RPE in a Pluripotent Stem Cell Model of Early Human Retinal Development
David M. Gamm, MD, PhD, Eric Clark, Elizabeth E. Capowski, Ruchira Singh

Incision-Free Minimally Invasive Conjunctival Surgery (MICS) for Late-Onset Bleb Leaks After Trabeculectomy (An American Ophthalmological Society Thesis)
Neeru Gupta, MD, PhD, MBA, FRCSC

Are Risk Factors for Growth of Choroidal Nevi Associated With Malignant Transformation? Assessment With a Validated Genomic Biomarker
J. William Harbour, MD, Manuel Paez-Escamilla, Louis Cai, Scott D. Walter, James J. Augsburger, Zelia M. Correa

Use of High-Resolution Optical Coherence Tomography in the Surgical Management of Ocular Surface Squamous Neoplasia: A Pilot Study
Carol L. Karp, MD, Carolina Mercado, Nandini Venkateswaran, Marco Ruggeri, Anat Galor, Armando Garcia, Kavitha R. Sivaraman, Maria Paula Fernandez, Antonio Bermudez, Sander R. Dubovy

Longitudinal Macular Structure-Function Relationships in Glaucoma and Their Sources of Variability
Kouros Nouri-Mahdavi, MD, MSc, Nima Fatehi, Joseph Caprioli

Conjunctival Myxoid Lesions: Clinical-Pathologic Multiparametric Analysis, Including Molecular Genetics (An American Ophthalmological Society Thesis)
Tatyana Milman, MD, Diva R. Salomao, Cristiane M. Ida, Daniel R. Capiz Correa, Hans E. Grossniklaus, Qiang Zhang, Rose A. Hamershock, Carol Shields, Jerry A. Shields, Irving Raber, Christopher J. Rapuano, Ravi Patel, Ralph C. Eagle Jr.

Earliest Evidence of Preclinical Diabetic Retinopathy Revealed Using Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography Perfused Capillary Density
Richard B. Rosen, MD, Jorge S. Andrade Romo, Brian D. Krawitz, Shelley Mo, Amani A. Fawzi, Rachel E. Linderman, Joseph Carroll, Alexander Pinhas, Toco Y.P. Chui

Validated Prediction Models for Macular Degeneration Progression and Predictors of Visual Acuity Loss Identify High-Risk Individuals
Johanna M. Seddon, MD, ScM, Bernard Rosner

Intraocular Oxygen and Antioxidant Status: New Insights on the Effect of Vitrectomy and Glaucoma Pathogenesis
Carla J. Siegfried, MD, Ying-Bo Shui

Measurable Aspects of the Retinal Neurovascular Unit in Diabetes, Glaucoma, and Controls
Richard F. Spaide, MD

Can Baseline Computed Tomography Scans Be Used to Identify Patients at High Risk of Vision Loss due to Terson Syndrome?
Michael W. Stewart, MD, Syed A. Hasan, Christina Collins, Carlene Stanko, Jennifer Summer, Paul W. Brazis, Rabih Tawk, W. David Freeman

Twelve-Year Incidence and Baseline Risk Factors for Pseudoexfoliation: The Thessaloniki Eye Study (An American Ophthalmological Society Thesis)
Fotis Topouzis, MD, Panayiota Founti, Fei Yu, M. Roy Wilson, Anne L. Coleman

An Association Between Large Optic Nerve Cupping and Cognitive Function
Thasarat Sutabutr Vajarananta, MD, Joelle Hallak, Mark A. Espeland, Louis R. Pasquale, Barbara E. Klein, Stacy M. Meuer, Stephen R. Rapp, Mary N. Haan, Pauline M. Maki

Nuclear Factor Kappa-B Is Enriched in Eyelid Specimens of Rosacea: Implications for Pathogenesis and Therapy
Edward J. Wladis, MD, Kevin W. Lau, Alejandro P. Adam

Patterns and Risk Factor Profiles of Visual Loss in a Multiethnic Asian Population: The Singapore Epidemiology of Eye Diseases Study
Tien Y. Wong, MBBS, PhD, Yih-Chung Tham, Charumathi Sabanayagam, Ching-Yu Cheng