Submitted for Publication: July 8, 2014; final revision received September 19, 2014; accepted September 23, 2014.
Published Online: November 13, 2014. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2014.4652.
Study concept and design: Owsley, McGwin, Lee, Friedman, Gower, Haller, Hark, Saaddine.
Acquisition, analysis, or interpretation of data: Owsley, McGwin, Lam, Friedman, Gower, Haller, Hark, Saaddine.
Drafting of the manuscript: Owsley, McGwin, Friedman, Hark, Saaddine.
Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Owsley, Lee, Lam, Friedman, Gower, Haller, Hark.
Statistical analysis: Owsley, McGwin, Saaddine.
Obtained funding: Owsley, Lee, Friedman, Hark, Saaddine.
Administrative, technical, or material support: Owsley, Lam, Haller, Hark.
Study supervision: Owsley, Gower, Haller, Hark, Saaddine.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures: All authors have completed and submitted the ICMJE Form for Disclosure of Potential Conflicts of Interest. Dr Friedman has consulted for Nidek Inc about devices unrelated to this project. No other disclosures are reported.
Funding/Support: This research was supported through Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) cooperative agreements with The Johns Hopkins University, University of Alabama at Birmingham, University of Miami, and Wills Eye Hospital (5U58DP002651, 5U58DP002652, 5U58DP002653, and 5U58DP002655). The grantees received additional support directly from Alcon Research Institute (The Johns Hopkins University), the EyeSight Foundation of Alabama (University of Alabama at Birmingham), Research to Prevent Blindness (University of Alabama at Birmingham), and the Buck Trust (University of Alabama at Birmingham). Nidek provided the cameras and operator training free of charge.
Role of the Funder/Sponsor: The CDC participated 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.
Group Information: The Innovative Network for Sight (INSIGHT) Research Group members are listed in the eAppendix in the Supplement.
Disclaimer: The findings and conclusions in this report are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official position of the CDC.
Correction: This article was corrected on March 27, 2015, to add the group information to the Article Information section.