Group Information A complete listing of the Age-Related Eye Disease Study Research Group members was published in Arch Ophthalmol. 2001;119:1417-1436 (http://archopht.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleid=268224).
Submitted for Publication: April 8, 2013; final revision received July 29, 2013; accepted August 15, 2013.
Published Online: January 2, 2014. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2013.6636.
Study concept and design: Chew, Agrón, Sperduto, SanGiovanni, Davis, Ferris.
Acquisition of data: Chew, Davis.
Analysis and interpretation of data: Chew, Clemons, Agrón, Sperduto, Davis, Ferris.
Drafting of the manuscript: Chew, Clemons, Agrón.
Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Clemons, Agrón, Sperduto, SanGiovanni, Davis, Ferris.
Statistical analysis: Clemons, Agrón, Ferris.
Obtained funding: Chew, Ferris.
Administrative, technical, and material support: Sperduto, SanGiovanni, Ferris.
Study supervision: Chew, Sperduto, Davis, Ferris.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures: Dr Ferris holds a patent for the AREDS supplements with Bausch and Lomb. No other disclosures were reported.
Funding/Support: This study is supported by the intramural program funds and contract NOI-EY-0-2127 from the National Eye Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services.
Role of the Sponsor: National Institutes of Health staff had an active role in the design and conduct of the study; collection, management, analysis, and interpretation of the data; preparation, review, and approval of the manuscript; and decision to submit the manuscript for publication.