Submitted for Publication: August 11, 2013; accepted January 8, 2014.
Published Online: March 20, 2014. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.111.
Study concept and design: Sagoo, C. L. Shields.
Acquisition, analysis, or interpretation of data: All authors.
Drafting of the manuscript: Sagoo, C. L. Shields.
Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: All authors.
Statistical analysis: All authors.
Obtained funding: Sagoo, C. L. Shields, J. A. Shields.
Administrative, technical, or material support: C. L. Shields, Emrich, Komarnicky, J. A. Shields.
Study supervision: C. L. Shields, Mashayekhi, J. A. Shields.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures: None reported.
Funding/Support: This study was supported by a donation from Michael, Bruce, and Ellen Ratner (Drs C. L. Shields and J. A. Shields), the Paul Kayser International Award of Merit in Retina Research (Dr J. A. Shields), Mellon Charitable Giving from the Martha W. Rogers Charitable Trust (Dr C. L. Shields), and the Eye Tumor Research Foundation (Drs. C. L. Shields and J. A. Shields). Dr Sagoo is supported by the Fulbright Fellowship in Cancer Research, the TFC Frost Trust, and Special Trustees of Moorfields Eye Hospital.
Role of the Sponsors: The funding sources had no role in the design and conduct of the study; collection, management, analysis, and interpretation of the data; preparation, review, or approval of manuscript; and decision to submit the manuscript for publication.
Additional Contributions: Jorge Freire, MD, Radiation Oncology, Drexel University helped with the care of the patients. He received no compensation.