Submitted for Publication: August 7, 2014; final revision received December 8, 2014; accepted December 13, 2014.
Published Online: February 26, 2015. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2015.30.
Study concept and design: Ross, Pandav, Nguyen, Beirne, Wallace, Crowston, Coote.
Acquisition, analysis, or interpretation of data: Ross, Pandav, Li, Nguyen, Shaarawy, Coote.
Drafting of the manuscript: Pandav, Beirne, Crowston, Coote.
Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Ross, Pandav, Li, Nguyen, Wallace, Shaarawy, Coote.
Statistical analysis: Ross, Pandav, Coote.
Obtained funding: Wallace, Crowston, Coote.
Administrative, technical, or material support: Ross, Nguyen, Beirne. Coote.
Study supervision: Shaarawy, Crowston, Coote.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures: All authors have completed and submitted the ICMJE Form for Disclosure of Potential Conflicts of Interest and none were reported.
Funding/Support: The Centre for Eye Research Australia receives support for operational infrastructure from the Victorian government.
Role of the Funder/Sponsor: The funding source had no role in the design and conduct of the study; collection, management, analysis, and interpretation of the data; preparation, review, or approval of the manuscript; and decision to submit the manuscript for publication.
Previous Presentations: Preliminary data from this project were presented at the 45th Annual General Meeting and Scientific Congress of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists (November 3, 2013; Hobart, Australia) and the Annual Meeting of the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (May 8, 2013; Seattle, Washington).