• Panelists Name 2017’s Best Original Papers


    During AAO 2017’s Original Papers sessions, the expert panels moderating those presentations each named the paper that they rate most highly.

    This year’s most highly rated papers are as follows:

    • Cataract (Part 1)—Novel IOL Design to Prevent Negative Dysphotopsia (Presenting author: Samuel Masket, MD)
    • Cataract (Part 2)—Endophthalmitis Reduction With Intracameral Moxifloxacin Prophylaxis: Analysis of 1 Million Surgeries (Presenting author: Aravind Haripriya, MBBS)
    • Cornea, External Disease (Part 1)—Characterization of Tear Film Proteins in Patients With Dry Eye Disease: A Comparison of Nonautoimmune Dry Eye Syndrome and Sjögren Syndrome Patients (Presenting author: Chongiin Kim, BA)
    • Cornea, External Disease (Part 2)—Prestained and Preloaded Descemet Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty Donor Tissue: Surgical Technique and Early Clinical Results (Presenting author: Lara R. Newman, MD)
    • Glaucoma (Part 1)—Aqueous Angiography: A Real-Time Aqueous Humor Outflow Imaging in Live Human Subjects (Presenting author: Alex Ansun Huang, MD)
    • Glaucoma (Part 2)—Predictive Value of Pointwise Sensitivities on Future Rate of Global Visual Field Progression in Early-to-Moderate Glaucoma (Presenting author: Aakriti Garg, MD)
    • Neuro-Ophthalmology—Optic Disc Edema in Autoimmune Glial Fibrillary Acidic Protein Astrocytopathy (Presenting author: John J. Chen, MD, PhD)
    • Ocular Pathology, Oncology—Aqueous Humor as a Surrogate Liquid Tumor Biopsy in Retinoblastoma (Presenting author: Presented by Jesse L Berry MD)
    • Orbit, Lacrimal, Plastic Surgery—Lacrimal Nerve vs. Anterior Ethmoid Nerve Stimulation to Increase Aqueous Tear Secretion (Presenting author: Andrea N. Kossler, MD)
    • Pediatric Ophthalmology—Early Immunosuppressive Therapy Reduces Need for Surgery in Pediatric Uveitis (Presenting author: Crystal Sin Yi Cheung, MD)
    • Refractive Surgery—Clinical Outcomes and Sensitivity to Centration After Implanting a Shape-Changing Corneal Inlay (Presenting author: William F. Wiley, MD)
    • Retina, Vitreous (Part 1)—Utilization of Teleretinal Imaging to Detect Diabetic Retinopathy and Diabetic Macular Edema in an Urban Population (Presenting author: Rishabh C. Date, MD)
    • Retina, Vitreous (Part 2)—Phase 3 Trial Update of Voretigene Neparvovec in Biallelic RPE65-Mediated Inherited Retinal Disease (Presenting author: Stephen Richard Russell, MD)
    • Uveitis, Intraocular Inflammation—Quantitative Assessment of the Iris Vasculature in Acute Anterior Uveitis With OCT Angiography (Presenting author: Francesco Pichi, MD)