Published Online: July 2, 2015. doi:10.1001/jamaophthalmol.2015.2126.
Study concept and design: McClintic, Huang, Bailey.
Acquisition, analysis, or interpretation of data: McClintic, Jia, Bailey.
Drafting of the manuscript: McClintic, Bailey.
Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: All authors.
Obtained funding: Jia, Huang, Bailey.
Administrative, technical, or material support: Huang, Bailey.
Study supervision: Huang, Bailey.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures: All authors have completed and submitted the ICMJE Form for Disclosure of Potential Conflicts of Interest. Dr Jia reported having financial interest in Optovue, which provided equipment used in the study, and having a patent pending for quantification of vascular abnormality with OCT angiography (US provisional patent application 62/138,196). Dr Huang reported having stock options with Optovue; receiving research equipment and a research grant from Optovue; receiving patent royalties from Optovue and Carl Zeiss Meditec; and having a patent pending for quantification of vascular abnormality with OCT angiography (US provisional patent application 62/138,196). Dr Bailey reported receiving study equipment from Optovue. No other disclosures were reported.
Funding/Support: This work was supported by grants R01EY024544 (Drs Jia and Bailey), DP3 DK104397 (Dr Jia), UL1TR000128 (Dr Huang), and R01EY023285 (Dr Huang) from the National Institutes of Health and an unrestricted grant from Research to Prevent Blindness.
Role of the Funder/Sponsor: The funders 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.