• Panelists Name 2020’s Best Original Papers


    During AAO 2020’s Original Papers sessions, the expert panels moderating those presentations each named the paper that they rate most highly, as shown below. Below are the winners that had been announced at time of press. (Check back for updates.)

    Cataract—Pa008: Differences Between Axial Length Measurements Using a Specific Refractive Index for Each Segment of the Eye vs. a Single Group Refractive Index for the Entire Eye: Effect on IOL Power Calculation and Expected Clinical Outcomes. (Presenting author: H. John Shammas, MD.)

    Cornea—Pa017: Endothelial Cell Density Following DMEK Using Peripherally Trephinated Donor Tissue vs. DMEK Using Centrally Trephinated Donor Tissue.  (Presenting author: Soham Basak, MBBS.)

    Glaucoma—Pa019: A Multifaceted Intervention Improves Glaucoma Medication Adherence in an RCT. (Presenting author: Kelly Walton Muir, MD.)

    Neuro-Ophthalmology—Pa033: Population-Based Incidence and Manifestations of Horner Syndrome
    Paper Topic: Neuro-Ophthalmology. (Presenting Author: Aaron Fairbanks, MD.)

    Oculoplastics/Oncology—Pa036: Immunotherapy With Programmed Cell Death-1 Inhibitors for Locally Unresectable Conjunctival SCC With Orbital Extension. (Presenting author: Hakan Demerci, MD.) 

    Pediatric Ophthalmology, Strabismus—Pa043: Late Visual Outcomes in Infants Treated With Primary Bevacizumab for Type 1 ROP. (Presenting author: Sarah Hilkert Rodriguez, MD.)

    Retina—Pa060: Superselective Triple-Drug Intra-Arterial Chemotherapy in RB. (Presenting author: Ankita Aishwarya, MS.)

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